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"Pretty sweet!"

Chuck Groves replied Nov 18, 2019 to Joinery suggestions for hand-made boxes

43 Nov 23, 2019
Reply by MadGomer

"Using a bandsaw, I start with three quarter inch stock and resale it on my bandsaw b…"

Chuck Groves replied Nov 7, 2019 to Joinery suggestions for hand-made boxes

43 Nov 23, 2019
Reply by MadGomer

"Box joints are traditional and are easier make.  Although I read/saw several tests t…"

Chuck Groves replied Nov 6, 2019 to Joinery suggestions for hand-made boxes

43 Nov 23, 2019
Reply by MadGomer

"That’s how I did it.  Gluing wings on the neck under the bridge won’t affect tone.  …"

Chuck Groves replied Jan 4, 2019 to Hard- tail bridge question

7 Feb 26, 2019
Reply by Tim Pannabecker

"Same thing happened to me.  I used a caliper to measure the saw kerf and it was too…"

Chuck Groves replied Oct 6, 2018 to fret wire and fret saw thickness

6 Oct 7, 2018
Reply by Kurt Oravetz

"Pics and dimensions would help."

Chuck Groves replied Apr 5, 2018 to What to do with a silverware box?

15 Apr 16, 2018
Reply by Paul Craig

"1 1/2 inches is the standard three string neck width and corresponds to a standard l…"

Chuck Groves replied Mar 15, 2018 to How narrow can the neck be

12 Apr 5, 2018
Reply by ChickenboneJohn

"I too have broken strings tuningmy cigar box guitar.  It turns out I was tuning them…"

Chuck Groves replied Jan 10, 2018 to Tuning question - kinda of long

7 Jan 18, 2018
Reply by Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear

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