Thomas "Duck" Petry's Discussions (542)

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"Haven't used a hard tail bridge on any of my builds, but it seems as if by nature th…"

Thomas "Duck" Petry replied Jan 4 to Hard- tail bridge question

7 Feb 26
Reply by Tim Pannabecker

"Arthur, I have been using .044, ,034 & .026 and have never broken a string. Gene…"

Thomas "Duck" Petry replied Oct 26, 2018 to Strings snapping on new build

8 Oct 26, 2018
Reply by Gerald Schwenke

"Nail polish works well, it's cheap and you can get it in lots of pretty colors."

Thomas "Duck" Petry replied Oct 24, 2018 to Hard tail bridge saddle screws

3 Oct 24, 2018
Reply by Thomas "Duck" Petry

"Never had any problems."

Thomas "Duck" Petry replied Jun 28, 2018 to String tension on neck

2 Jun 29, 2018
Reply by Mike Simpson

"This should work too. https://www.cigarboxguitar.com/knowledge-base/fret-spacing-cal…"

Thomas "Duck" Petry replied Jun 7, 2018 to Tenor Uke, Banjo Fret Templates

4 Jun 8, 2018
Reply by James Matthews

"WOW!!  Talk about something for heavy metal rock!  Cool Mr Pick. "

Thomas "Duck" Petry replied Jun 5, 2018 to An AWESOME FIND, and HELP!!

7 Jun 7, 2018
Reply by Rose Ericson

"Generally I use Titebond blue label."

Thomas "Duck" Petry replied May 14, 2018 to Glues?

10 May 17, 2018
Reply by Uncle John

"Somewhere between flat with the top and like a violin.  Whatever makes your hands ha…"

Thomas "Duck" Petry replied May 13, 2018 to Ideal fret board hieght above box?

5 May 13, 2018
Reply by ChickenboneJohn

"Above the lid of the box. It depends upon the height of the bridge and the height of…"

Thomas "Duck" Petry replied May 13, 2018 to Ideal fret board hieght above box?

5 May 13, 2018
Reply by ChickenboneJohn

"Depends on the size of the box. Generally I try and put the bridge about 1/4 to 1/3…"

Thomas "Duck" Petry replied May 9, 2018 to Fret Board

5 May 13, 2018
Reply by Doug "Nomad" Farish

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Power tools - what buy next?

Started by Charles Z. Last reply by John Sawyer Apr 4. 6 Replies

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Started by Ramson. Last reply by Ramson Mar 26. 7 Replies

Help

Started by Pat Welch. Last reply by Tim Pannabecker Feb 26. 7 Replies

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Started by Arthur Payne. Last reply by Tim Pannabecker Feb 26. 7 Replies

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Adjustable bridge problem

Started by Arthur Payne. Last reply by BrianQ. Dec 12, 2018. 6 Replies

Bloomin' wiring again! Pulling my hair out haha

Started by Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear. Last reply by Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear Dec 10, 2018. 14 Replies

Build 4 - buzz from inside body?

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