Thomas "Duck" Petry's Discussions (542)

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"If you don't get ideas from all of this you could have a problem...Grab a box and bu…"

Thomas "Duck" Petry replied Feb 22, 2018 to First Build - Minimum Box Size?

20 Feb 22, 2018
Reply by the anonymous pick

"Just the facts Bob.  You never know until you string it up and pluck the strings wha…"

Thomas "Duck" Petry replied Feb 22, 2018 to First Build - Minimum Box Size?

20 Feb 22, 2018
Reply by the anonymous pick

"So far in my building, it seems like every box has a different voice.  With that sai…"

Thomas "Duck" Petry replied Feb 21, 2018 to First Build - Minimum Box Size?

20 Feb 22, 2018
Reply by the anonymous pick

"My method has been to rap on the lid with a knuckle and see how the box resonates. …"

Thomas "Duck" Petry replied Feb 21, 2018 to First Build - Minimum Box Size?

20 Feb 22, 2018
Reply by the anonymous pick

"Welcome to the Nation Mark.  Good looking build.  Just realize it's only a start.  O…"

Thomas "Duck" Petry replied Nov 20, 2017 to First build (sort of)

2 Nov 20, 2017
Reply by QGolden

"This stuff is amazing.  Folks use it on unpainted bodies on cars to prevent surface…"

Thomas "Duck" Petry replied Oct 30, 2017 to Treating Vintage License Plates

4 Mar 15, 2018
Reply by Richard Dean

"Sounds like a good box to me.  Just because it didn't start out holding cigars doesn…"

Thomas "Duck" Petry replied Aug 29, 2017 to First Build - want to make own box

18 Feb 12, 2018
Reply by Wichita Sam

"Thanks Brian, It was done as a "beater" that I could just throw in the back seat whe…"

Thomas "Duck" Petry replied Aug 5, 2017 to Attaching the guitar neck.

11 Aug 5, 2017
Reply by Thomas "Duck" Petry

"Hi Bill.  Here's how I did one of mine.  I added blocks to the back of the…"

Thomas "Duck" Petry replied Aug 5, 2017 to Attaching the guitar neck.

11 Aug 5, 2017
Reply by Thomas "Duck" Petry

"Depends on the scale length. "

Thomas "Duck" Petry replied Jul 23, 2017 to New builder

2 Jul 23, 2017
Reply by Thomas "Duck" Petry

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