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"Glad they worked for you.  Once you build a bolt-on neck with this method, you'll ne…"

Habanera Hal replied Feb 17, 2016 to New to Uke!!

19 Feb 17, 2016
Reply by Habanera Hal

"I would agree that Taylor's method produces a strong joint BUT it's much more compli…"

Habanera Hal replied Feb 17, 2016 to New to Uke!!

19 Feb 17, 2016
Reply by Habanera Hal

"Not familiar with Ash and Alder from Home Depot or Lowes.  Mine only carry Poplar (u…"

Habanera Hal replied Feb 15, 2016 to New to Uke!!

19 Feb 17, 2016
Reply by Habanera Hal

"You CAN just screw into the neck from inside the box, but I personally would not att…"

Habanera Hal replied Feb 8, 2016 to New to Uke!!

19 Feb 17, 2016
Reply by Habanera Hal

"That they do!  But don't be afraid to try something new.  Each step in car…"

Habanera Hal replied Feb 7, 2016 to New to Uke!!

19 Feb 17, 2016
Reply by Habanera Hal

"An inner neck brace will definitely be required for a bolt-on, as well as a bridge p…"

Habanera Hal replied Feb 7, 2016 to New to Uke!!

19 Feb 17, 2016
Reply by Habanera Hal

"Scale lengths for ukes are as follows: Soprano: 13 to 14" Concert: 15 tp16-1/2" T…"

Habanera Hal replied Feb 6, 2016 to New to Uke!!

19 Feb 17, 2016
Reply by Habanera Hal

"Very nice work, Bruce.  Cute little axe"

Habanera Hal replied Feb 23, 2014 to Solid Body MicroTele

19 Apr 7, 2014
Reply by Bruce Ferrero

"Better Trees - would love to see pics of that solid ebony. Bruce - That's really nic…"

Habanera Hal replied Feb 23, 2014 to Solidbody uke

16 Feb 26, 2014
Reply by 14 buck bass (aka antonio)

"If you mean for structural strength, add some bracing inside the box, under where th…"

Habanera Hal replied Jan 27, 2013 to Bridge

5 Jan 27, 2013
Reply by Jim burt

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