Thomas "Duck" Petry's Discussions (540)

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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

4 Jan 6
Reply by Arthur Payne

"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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Tuning ptoblem

Started by Arthur Payne. Last reply by Arthur Payne on Thursday. 14 Replies

Wooden bridges for CBG

Started by Lou Ellis. Last reply by Lou Ellis on Wednesday. 5 Replies

Volume Is On When Knob Is Turned Off

Started by Steve Allen. Last reply by Steve Allen Jan 13. 9 Replies

Hard- tail bridge question

Started by Arthur Payne. Last reply by Arthur Payne Jan 6. 4 Replies

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?

Started by Sean Murphy. Last reply by Sean Murphy Dec 1, 2018. 5 Replies

Mini Humbucker wiring

Started by Arthur Payne. Last reply by BrianQ. Nov 22, 2018. 1 Reply

Power tools - what buy next?

Started by Charles Z. Last reply by Charles Z Nov 10, 2018. 3 Replies

Separate fretboard vs. fretted neck?

Started by Sean Murphy. Last reply by Joe Caruso Nov 3, 2018. 2 Replies

Canoe Paddle Questions

Started by T-Gripped. Last reply by BrianQ. Nov 2, 2018. 2 Replies

Bass Tuning Machine Layout Information

Started by Dean-O Rochester Oct 30, 2018. 0 Replies

Strings snapping on new build

Started by Arthur Payne. Last reply by Gerald Schwenke Oct 26, 2018. 8 Replies

Hard tail bridge saddle screws

Started by Walter Haapapuro. Last reply by Thomas "Duck" Petry Oct 24, 2018. 3 Replies

Space between Box top and Neck?

Started by Arthur Payne. Last reply by Tomasz Oct 22, 2018. 10 Replies

Power tools - what buy next?

Started by Charles Z. Last reply by Ben Ridgeway Oct 7, 2018. 3 Replies

fret wire and fret saw thickness

Started by Kurt Oravetz. Last reply by Kurt Oravetz Oct 7, 2018. 6 Replies

What kind of wire?

Started by Andy Busch. Last reply by BrianQ. Sep 9, 2018. 3 Replies

looking for sound hole advice

Started by Brendt Evenden. Last reply by Brendt Evenden Sep 7, 2018. 4 Replies

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