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.