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Compound miter saw jig

Excuse me if this has been dealt with already. I searched for it, but all I found were table saw jigs. I just bought a sliding compound mit…

Started by Brett

3 Oct 18, 2016
Reply by Kigar

Removing hardened woodglue from neck

Hi guys,  I'd like to preface this post by saying I'm an idiot sometimes. I've just glued a finished fret board to a finished neck and need…

Started by Richard Wilkins

12 Aug 18, 2016
Reply by Richard Wilkins

Using old Strat parts for my first CBG?

Hey everyone, I'm just starting out in the world of CBG's. I picked up a nice little Macanudo box and the other standard supplies listed ev…

Started by Brett Hohenwarter

6 Jul 13, 2016
Reply by Barrie Collins

Too much "down" in the down angle?

This build has been a little haphazard (my first build from top to bottom). After working on the neck for a while, I decide I need to lay a…

Started by Richard Wilkins

6 Jul 8, 2016
Reply by Wayfinder

Sancho Panza CBG : Moving right along

The three day weekend gave me time to enjoy time with loved ones AND work on a guitar! Plus I received a spoke shave in the mail (on a Sund…

Started by Richard Wilkins

4 Jul 5, 2016
Reply by Richard Wilkins

Mahogany Neck - Wood from Menards

Anyone else using Mahogany from Menards for building necks?  I've not had any specific problems, but I'm used to working with Oak, and the…

Started by Phil Delpierre

5 Apr 1, 2016
Reply by Nathan Binns

Why not poplar?

My first three builds were made using maple for the necks, which was fine except that the maple costs a small fortune.  So my last build I…

Started by Eric Davis

20 Dec 16, 2015
Reply by Cory LeBeau

4-String Neck Width

Hello, I'm about to start building my first CBG, and I don't know what width the neck should be for a 4-string guitar. Can anyone help me o…

Started by Martin Chapman

2 Aug 25, 2015
Reply by Richey Kay

danish oil, tung oil?

Newby needs some help.  I've done a couple of guitars with red oak necks & fretboards.  I've stained the necks then poly coats.  Have o…

Started by Al LaFaver

28 Jul 30, 2015
Reply by TN Twang

Ukulele neck and box bracing?

My old classical guitar is circa 20-30mm thick. Maybe ukulele neck is 15mm thick? I may get two 25mm thick blanks made out of leftover piec…

Started by Jantan ux

7 Nov 7, 2014
Reply by Jantan ux


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