Joe Caruso's Discussions (109)

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"Rigid foam insulation is light weight and can also be a good friend to keep things f…"

Joe Caruso replied Jun 12 to Shipping

4 Jun 12
Reply by Jim Brown

"I've made headstock mistakes also, so I guess that makes me a fellow bonehead. ;-) I…"

Joe Caruso replied Mar 20 to Bonehead rookie mistake

24 Apr 7
Reply by KOOL DOG HOOCH

"Andy - great video! Thanks for sharing."

Joe Caruso replied Feb 10 to Tuning ptoblem

14 Feb 14
Reply by Arthur Payne

"Hi Lou - further to my note (for some reason I can't seem to edit my note) - there i…"

Joe Caruso replied Jan 14 to Wooden bridges for CBG

5 Feb 13
Reply by Lou Ellis

"Hi Lou - I build with both a bone nut and a shaped oak bridge. The height of the bri…"

Joe Caruso replied Jan 14 to Wooden bridges for CBG

5 Feb 13
Reply by Lou Ellis

"First congrats on getting your shop back. I dread moving in a few years I’ll go what…"

Joe Caruso replied Nov 3, 2018 to Separate fretboard vs. fretted neck?

2 Nov 3, 2018
Reply by Joe Caruso

"My first I glued the neck to the top and it sounds great - still - after 5 years All…"

Joe Caruso replied Oct 18, 2018 to Space between Box top and Neck?

11 Feb 25
Reply by Tim Pannabecker

"Nice box! I put a piezo in my cookie tin CBG - works just fine! Just under the bridg…"

Joe Caruso replied Mar 10, 2018 to Canjo pickup

5 Mar 12, 2018
Reply by Erasmo Coco

"Wow! First build - well done. And bet you had fun building it. "

Joe Caruso replied Dec 21, 2017 to 3 string new build just completed from scrap

5 Dec 21, 2017
Reply by merv deeley

"Here's a few - I print the diagrams glue onto masonite, file and sand down to make a…"

Joe Caruso replied Jul 19, 2017 to Headstock templates

9 Jul 20, 2017
Reply by Mike

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Fretted....

Started by Jim Codog 28 minutes ago. 0 Replies

Joinery suggestions for hand-made boxes

Started by Chris Wharton. Last reply by Rich Butters 9 hours ago. 41 Replies

Connecting a guitar jack?

Started by rick schoen. Last reply by David Clewell yesterday. 5 Replies

Fretting for beginners

Started by Michael Myers. Last reply by MadGomer on Friday. 3 Replies

Adjusting the action on a cbg 3 string.

Started by rick schoen. Last reply by Tim Pannabecker Nov 11. 8 Replies

Fitting Frets

Started by neddy. Last reply by Taffy Evans Nov 10. 6 Replies

Tuner and nut question.

Started by Bill. Last reply by Gus K Nov 6. 12 Replies

Help with first tuning procedure.

Started by James Pobog. Last reply by Mark Bliss Nov 6. 3 Replies

Too far gone??

Started by T-Gripped. Last reply by Mark Bliss Nov 6. 7 Replies

Pickup query

Started by Arthur Payne. Last reply by Arthur Payne Nov 6. 11 Replies

How do I use this string tension calculator?

Started by Warren Williams. Last reply by BrianQ. Nov 4. 3 Replies

How could this be?

Started by stephen davies. Last reply by stephen davies Oct 28. 5 Replies

Is EBE tuning more tension or less?

Started by Warren Williams. Last reply by Warren Williams Oct 24. 4 Replies

Rough scarf joint seam

Started by Michael shrader. Last reply by Michael shrader Oct 23. 5 Replies

Fret sizes.

Started by neddy. Last reply by neddy Oct 18. 13 Replies

Scarf joint headstock

Started by Lou Ellis. Last reply by Taffy Evans Oct 9. 5 Replies

2 string cbg

Started by Dickie. Last reply by BrianQ. Sep 1. 5 Replies

A simple tuning peg question

Started by Warren Williams. Last reply by MadGomer Aug 26. 6 Replies

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