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"Drawknife/rasp/etc. for rough shaping. Spoke shave is what it sounds like...shaving…"

Lane Martin replied Apr 29 to Using a spokeshave?

11 Jun 2
Reply by Taffy Evans

"I agree. Hadn't thought of that. It occurs to me, though, that if I removed some of…"

Lane Martin replied Jun 20, 2018 to Building a through neck and fitting it.

5 Jun 24, 2018
Reply by Taffy Evans

"They are fingered the same but on different frets. Since your git is tuned to an ope…"

Lane Martin replied Mar 8, 2018 to Chord sheets for DGB tuning?

72 May 7, 2018
Reply by Korrigan

"The only high-end tools I have (a set of Ashley Iles chisels) were a gift. I've got…"

Lane Martin replied Feb 23, 2018 to Chisels, Rasps, Hand Planers, and Files

13 Mar 5, 2018
Reply by Mark Bowen

"Give it a whirl. You could possibly laminate a neck vertically and get more strength…"

Lane Martin replied Feb 9, 2018 to Cypress

3 Feb 9, 2018
Reply by Lane Martin

"You'd need a triangular file to sharpen those small teeth...probably a 4" xxslim. An…"

Lane Martin replied Jan 11, 2018 to Fretboard Material?

42 Jan 12, 2018
Reply by Paul Craig

"Do you just take a hack saw and cut off the casing ends? I've got a bunch of 9mm and…"

Lane Martin replied Jan 3, 2018 to Fret dot recommendation

29 Jan 18, 2018
Reply by Brendan deVallance

"That's cool. On a side note, your in-laws are in the Marietta, OH, area? My father-i…"

Lane Martin replied Nov 20, 2017 to

just now

"This is a tenor banjolele. Built it for a band member that was moving out of town, s…"

Lane Martin replied Nov 17, 2017 to 2017 "Kick The Can" Build-Off contest - Canjos, Tin Can Guitars

156 Dec 21, 2017
Reply by Rose Ericson

"Sweet tin!"

Lane Martin replied Nov 17, 2017 to 2017 "Kick The Can" Build-Off contest - Canjos, Tin Can Guitars

156 Dec 21, 2017
Reply by Rose Ericson

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