Whiskey Samurai Music Blog
Boston, MA

Whiskey Samurai Music Blog
Boston, MA

Bonesaw Frankenstein Guitar – Prototype #1

Here’s my pass at a tribute build to two of my all time hero’s. Frankenstein and Eddie Van Halen.





  • Construction: Bolt-On
  • Scale: 25.5″
  • 2pc. Warmoth swamp-ash 2pc. Vintage Stratocaster Body (Hum-Single config)
  • Musikraft Neck -‘Banana’ Headstock, Burled/Flamed Maple Neck & Fingerboard w/Aged Oil Finish – Dunlop 6100 SS frets
  • Schaller Chrome Mini Tuners – Custom Silver/Black
  • Chrome String Bar
  • Schaller Floyd Rose Bridge/Locking Nut (Chrome)(1 11/16 nut)
  • EVH D-TUNA Limited Edition Red
  • FU-TONE Black Noiseless Springs
  • FU-TONE Brass Tremolo Stopper
  • Floyd Rose Original Fat Brass Tremolo Block 37mm
  • Seymour Duncan TB-12 George Lynch Screamin’ Demon – Bridge Pickup (custom shop – black/white)
  • Seymour Duncan STHR-1N Hot Rails Neck Pickup (black – old style/no cover)
  • 500k CTS Volume Pot
  • White Stratocaster Volume Knob (Aged/Road Worn w/EVH Inspired “TONE”)
  • A/B Mini Toggle Pick-Up Selector
  • CUSTOM Hand-Finished Frankenstein Graphic, Front & Back – w/Aging/Road Wear
  • CUSTOM Hand-Finished Headstock w/Frankenstein ‘BONESAW’ Bolt Logo
  • CUSTOM Skull Etched Neck-Plate Serial No. #0001
  • Dunlop Black Strap locks
  • Set-Up to E-FLAT w/GHS Boomer 10’s

Doing some swapping lately between the rosewood/maple necks, OFR/Schaller Floyd and Bridge PU’s (Duncan or a Gibson Burstbucker).  Both options pictured  – Currently running the Duncans/Schaller Floyd as pictured in the first photos.





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