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Building a 1963 Vintage Lake Placid Blue Telecaster - Installing the Pickguard

Driving the pickguard screws. I used a cordless screwdriver set on a very low torque setting. I did not want to risk stripping the heads of the screws, overdriving them and having them be loose or possibly slipping and scratching the pickguard (that's what picks are for - right?)

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