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"I have a beautiful finished neck with the wrong fret measurements.  Maple, bloodwood…"

Diane in Chicago replied Apr 2, 2011 to Big mistake Indi !

5 Apr 3, 2011
Reply by Bluesheart

"I"ve got some mandolin nylguts on order. It will be interesting to see the differenc…"

Diane in Chicago replied Oct 28, 2010 to building a baritone uke -

10 Oct 28, 2010
Reply by Diane in Chicago

"That is a really awesome tutorial! Thanks for posting that! "

Diane in Chicago replied Oct 22, 2010 to Tinkelele - Tin Can Ukelele Project

9 Oct 22, 2010
Reply by Diane in Chicago

"I've done dual 3-strings before, but never dual 4! I think with nylon strings and su…"

Diane in Chicago replied Oct 18, 2010 to 8-string!

2 Oct 18, 2010
Reply by Diane in Chicago

"I love that striker plate! Is that just a standard uky knot? "

Diane in Chicago replied Oct 7, 2010 to tying on those strings?

7 Oct 8, 2010
Reply by Outhouse Instruments

"not enough room, naz. just a small indian tabac box. i still might do the tail plate…"

Diane in Chicago replied Oct 7, 2010 to tying on those strings?

7 Oct 8, 2010
Reply by Outhouse Instruments

"Here's another question then: are baritone uke strings plain end, ball end or loop e…"

Diane in Chicago replied Sep 18, 2010 to building a baritone uke -

10 Oct 28, 2010
Reply by Diane in Chicago

"Thanks, that is very helpful! There was no link in your post, can you put it up aga…"

Diane in Chicago replied Sep 18, 2010 to building a baritone uke -

10 Oct 28, 2010
Reply by Diane in Chicago

"Oh, I thought they'd all be nylon! Well that solves that problem -- I was thinking o…"

Diane in Chicago replied Sep 18, 2010 to building a baritone uke -

10 Oct 28, 2010
Reply by Diane in Chicago

"Beautiful sound holes! How is the instrument coming along? "

Diane in Chicago replied Sep 11, 2010 to Tinkelele - Tin Can Ukelele Project

9 Oct 22, 2010
Reply by Diane in Chicago

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