The 26 All-Time Worst Guitar Mods

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We appreciate that some guitarists like to modify their stock guitars to make them more to their liking or playing style. After all, that’s one of the many traits that made Eddie Van Halen such a unique and significant force in the world of guitar.

But some people should put down the soldering gun and hacksaw and stick to brushing up their chops instead. That much is clear from the 26 photos of guitar mods gone wrong that were recently shared on Imgur.com.

Here are some of our “favorites,” with perhaps the best being the acoustic with a whammy bar and Page/Hendrix switch.

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This would be laughable if it weren’t so darned cringeworthy. To see the rest, head on over to Imgur, and check out this Reddit thread for comments or to add your voice to the chorus.

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