Binding Cracking At Headstock?

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  1. despiadado

    despiadado Well-Known Member

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    Hey all! It’s been awhile.

    I was playing my LTD and was looking it over afterwards and noticed something interesting. On both sides, the binding where the neck meets the headstock is clean cracked. However, it hasn’t affected any playability or tuning. I’ve attached pictures for reference. bda71af23c6b17036ba6b474bdeab3ae.jpg 5783736376a1dd211edc0d4cd4491bfa.jpg

    Is this normal? Anyone else experience this? Causes? Just curious on my end, thanks y’all :)


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    despiadado Well-Known Member

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    Bumpppppp


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    That is just where the 2 bindings (headstock/neck) meet. Looks completely normal to me, and not a crack.
     
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    Totally normal.
     
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    MichaelR Well-Known Member Supporting Member

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    I'm sure its just the process they used to install the binding.
     
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    My son's LTD is the same way. It doesn't appear to be a crack but a joint between pieces.
     
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    despiadado Well-Known Member

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    Sweet! Good to know it's normal. Thank you guys!
     
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