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Will sound hole reduce sustain?

I finished my first build, mostly, and I’m very happy with the results. Here is a question: I don’t have a sound hole yet. I am very happy…

Started by Michael Pounds

11 Apr 15, 2019
Reply by Taffy Evans

Sound Hole or No Sound hole?

So my most recent build seems fine without a sound hole. After I put it together I gave it a play, and I just don't hear a need for the add…

Started by Eric Davis

6 Feb 27, 2016
Reply by Eric Davis

New Cohiba Red Dot - Sound Scoop

this is my latest build - a cohiba red dot box. after hearing the way it sounded with no hole in the lid, i just couldnt make myself cut in…

Started by Chad McMillin

9 Jul 16, 2014
Reply by Chad McMillin

Drilling straight big hole?

I'm trying to drill 90 degree 14mm hole . My hammer drill without hammering is too fast.  Cutting is not clean and wood splits. Maybe i'm d…

Started by Jantan ux

7 Feb 18, 2014
Reply by Jantan ux

Drilling and sanding in 90 degree ?

Trying to make disk sander from drill. One idea was to make Switch N Lock Drill Mount and put plank front of it.  Bigger problem is drilli…

Started by Jantan ux

7 Jul 7, 2013
Reply by Jantan ux

Tin box guitar - Does it help to add sound holes?

Last night I put together a quick build using an old "Canadian Club" gift box that my wife had been holding on to for a few years. I alread…

Started by Greg Potts

9 Mar 30, 2013
Reply by Uncle Gus

sound hole placement, based on tuning fork tests

Can't figure out how to see my posts on the resonator box group, so I'm reposting here. I've been testing my hand built box with a tuning…

Started by David Ford

44 Nov 22, 2011
Reply by David Ford

For those that are looking for a nice design for a sound hole.....

What`s up nation?    I just thought that I would throw this out to all of you.  In Japan, like families from other countries, there are fam…

Started by Douglas Eric Marsalis

0 Jul 13, 2010

F hole placement?

Looking at violins, I see that the f-holes are usually around the saddle, but on CBGs, they tend to be more toward the neck. Any ideas abou…

Started by Corey

5 Dec 22, 2009
Reply by David Alan Stevens

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