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"Sounds about right.  Deeper would be even better.  You could make a soprano or a con…"

gary sheldon replied Sep 3, 2017 to ideal narrow of the box?

3 Sep 3, 2017
Reply by Kigar

"Steel strings will put more tension on the neck joint.  Assuming you are not doing n…"

gary sheldon replied Dec 3, 2016 to String choices: nylon vs. steel

5 Dec 3, 2016
Reply by gary sheldon

"Good looking uke."

gary sheldon replied Apr 13, 2016 to Triangular Concert Uke

4 Jul 8, 2016
Reply by Greg Thompson

"I totally agree with Kigar."

gary sheldon replied Mar 29, 2016 to Neck length

3 Mar 29, 2016
Reply by gary sheldon

"I have been there.  we all learn from experience.  The tuner winder knob position is…"

gary sheldon replied Feb 23, 2016 to reversed tuners on a uke - advise wanted

3 Feb 23, 2016
Reply by gary sheldon

"Probably a bad idea.  The knobs on the tuners need to be above the posts.  There are…"

gary sheldon replied Feb 21, 2016 to reversed tuners on a uke - advise wanted

3 Feb 23, 2016
Reply by gary sheldon

"Hal, I bought a couple of those knock down bolts this AM, and tried a joint on scrap…"

gary sheldon replied Feb 17, 2016 to New to Uke!!

19 Feb 17, 2016
Reply by Habanera Hal

"This is a great thread.  I have been struggling with uke neck joints for a couple of…"

gary sheldon replied Feb 16, 2016 to New to Uke!!

19 Feb 17, 2016
Reply by Habanera Hal

"Nice looking uke.  I use some similar techniques on my uke builds. "

gary sheldon replied Jan 10, 2016 to Latest Build - Olivia Uke

6 Jan 16, 2016
Reply by Kigar

"I have never actually left that attachment method on an instrument that I have sold.…"

gary sheldon replied Jul 6, 2015 to Fretboard attachment

3 Feb 8, 2016
Reply by rusty case

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Neck length

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reversed tuners on a uke - advise wanted

Started by Kigar. Last reply by gary sheldon Feb 23, 2016. 3 Replies

New to Uke!!

Started by jeffrey ross. Last reply by Habanera Hal Feb 17, 2016. 19 Replies

Great little video!

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Fretboard attachment

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