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by vjmanzo
Mon May 02, 2022 10:44 am
Forum: Announcements and News
Topic: New and Improved Search Functionality
Replies: 0
Views: 715

New and Improved Search Functionality

Hey everyone—we've made some improvements to the way searches happen on the site by also improving the way posts are indexed. Hopefully, you never had a meh experience with the search feature before, but, if you did, it should now be snappier and yield better results. I'll also draw attention to som...
by vjmanzo
Tue Mar 29, 2022 4:46 pm
Forum: Fly
Topic: High fret
Replies: 21
Views: 1275

Re: High fret

...when you’re discovering that different frets are slightly out-of-level, your Fly’s fretwork was never actually intended to be *perfect* when it left the factory… That’s a great point, Marc. Flys certainly come close (and that fret material is really strong!!), but you’re right that a little some...
by vjmanzo
Sun Feb 28, 2021 6:09 am
Forum: Fly
Topic: Fly Neck Setup - Action, Frets and Cleaning
Replies: 27
Views: 6412

Re: Fly Neck Setup - Action, Frets and Cleaning

Great approach and great info, @mmmguitar; thanks for that! Very helpful!

#FretIssues
by Ken Parker
Sat Dec 12, 2020 9:44 pm
Forum: Ken's Corner
Topic: How to Glue on Frets That Have Fallen Off
Replies: 0
Views: 4250

How to Glue on Frets That Have Fallen Off

The Problem: I've had a couple of frets fall off of a Fly. I reattached them using super glue, but they came loose again. Next I tried gorilla glue, and so far they are still intact. Is there a particular adhesive you would recommend if I have to do this again? I have always had success gluing lost...
by Ken Parker
Sat Oct 17, 2020 11:37 am
Forum: Ken's Corner
Topic: What grade of stainless steel was used on the Fly?
Replies: 0
Views: 3558

What grade of stainless steel was used on the Fly?

Question: I was wondering if you could tell me what type of stainless steel was used on the Parker Fly guitars you built? Whenever one of the Fly guitars come in for a setup at my shop I am always amazed at how little wear there is on the frets. It seems to be a harder grade of stainless steel than...
by vjmanzo
Mon Sep 21, 2020 3:42 pm
Forum: General Info and FAQs about Fly Guitars
Topic: FAQs - New to Parkers or to this Forum?? READ THIS FIRST
Replies: 0
Views: 24638

FAQs - New to Parkers or to this Forum?? READ THIS FIRST

Welcome to the Fly Clone Project, a site dedicated to preserving information about the Parker Fly and other Parker Guitars. For more info on the Fly Clone Project, click here ; we are a research effort of the Electric Guitar Innovation Lab at WPI. Where to Start Nearly everything you need to know ab...