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Grandpa replied Oct 12, 2020 to New guy, new build

22 Oct 12, 2020
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"Taffy, thanks for the pic's and the tip. I often use shellac as a sealer, before pol…"

Grandpa replied Apr 9, 2020 to Quick and simple cheap but not nasty...neck/board finish.

4 Apr 9, 2020
Reply by Tom T

"That's how I make mine, stain before installing frets.. It works. I glue my fretboar…"

Grandpa replied Apr 9, 2020 to Staining... before frets or after?

1 Apr 9, 2020
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"Typically, I think most builders and players prefer medium frets on their gits, ofte…"

Grandpa replied Apr 9, 2020 to Jumbo vs Medium Fret Wire

2 Apr 10, 2020
Reply by BrianQ.

"I had to remove a fretboard glued to a neck with Titebond III. I heated up the glue…"

Grandpa replied Jan 4, 2019 to Removing Glued Neck

15 Jan 8, 2019
Reply by Brent Kasl

"Nice looking three stringer, Korrigan. What p/u did you use? "

Grandpa replied Jan 4, 2019 to 3 string Bass conundrums

12 Jan 6, 2019
Reply by Timothy Hunter

"I've been here myself. I used a washer under the tuner washer and threaded ferrule t…"

Grandpa replied Jan 2, 2019 to Neck Thickness Build Up

13 Jan 12, 2019
Reply by Bruce Young

"Sorry Kigar. The correct site I was recalling is Chordify. Audio and scrolling chord…"

Grandpa replied Oct 5, 2018 to VIDEO LESSON: How to Play Shake Em On Down on Cigar Box Guitar - RL Burnside & Samantha Fish!

4 Oct 5, 2018
Reply by Grandpa

"Kigar, I happened to find this (R.L. Burnside version) last weekend on Songsterr. Ha…"

Grandpa replied Oct 4, 2018 to VIDEO LESSON: How to Play Shake Em On Down on Cigar Box Guitar - RL Burnside & Samantha Fish!

4 Oct 5, 2018
Reply by Grandpa

"You did! "

Grandpa replied Oct 2, 2018 to One of my cheapest sold......$800.00

8 Oct 2, 2018
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