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"Don't want to spoil the party but affecting Helmholtz resonance is not the only effe…"

Mark replied Oct 5, 2011 to Soundhole sizing and design

24 Nov 7, 2019
Reply by Rich Butters

"Having watched a lot of his other stuff I don't think his pickups or pre amp are doi…"

Mark replied Sep 24, 2011 to "Testing" a box for bridge placement

163 Jul 11, 2013
Reply by Mark Bliss

"I didn't mean to suggest they weren't for you John - just that there are other easie…"

Mark replied Sep 22, 2011 to "Testing" a box for bridge placement

163 Jul 11, 2013
Reply by Mark Bliss

"I didn't mean to suggest you can't get pinch harmonics with a clean amp sound or on…"

Mark replied Sep 21, 2011 to "Testing" a box for bridge placement

163 Jul 11, 2013
Reply by Mark Bliss

"John, what sort of amp sound are you using when trying to play pinch harmonics? (ie.…"

Mark replied Sep 21, 2011 to "Testing" a box for bridge placement

163 Jul 11, 2013
Reply by Mark Bliss

"John, re: harmonics, nodes etc - you're not deluding yourself, that's spot on. Also…"

Mark replied Sep 20, 2011 to "Testing" a box for bridge placement

163 Jul 11, 2013
Reply by Mark Bliss

"Since this discussion was last busy, back in January, I've been doing a bit of resea…"

Mark replied Jul 20, 2011 to "Testing" a box for bridge placement

163 Jul 11, 2013
Reply by Mark Bliss

"Of course it's possible that lots of people will now build CBGs with the bridge smac…"

Mark replied Jan 27, 2011 to "Testing" a box for bridge placement

163 Jul 11, 2013
Reply by Mark Bliss

"Part of my point was the possibility that it might not tell us anything useful or…"

Mark replied Jan 27, 2011 to "Testing" a box for bridge placement

163 Jul 11, 2013
Reply by Mark Bliss

"This certainly is one of the most thought provoking threads I've read in a long whil…"

Mark replied Jan 27, 2011 to "Testing" a box for bridge placement

163 Jul 11, 2013
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Soundhole sizing and design

Started by Habanera Hal. Last reply by Rich Butters Nov 7, 2019. 24 Replies

Adjustable CBG bridge

Started by Jeff Box. Last reply by Thomas Case Sep 4, 2019. 3 Replies

Adjustable sound holes

Started by Jeff Box. Last reply by Jeff Box Sep 10, 2017. 5 Replies

Just intonation/scale

Started by Fomhorach. Last reply by Mike Jun 17, 2017. 4 Replies

Classical ball end strings

Started by John Hopper. Last reply by Moritz Voegeli Feb 24, 2017. 1 Reply

Truss rods

Started by Fomhorach. Last reply by Fomhorach Jun 16, 2016. 7 Replies

Measuring wood ( and/or box) resonances - cheaply

Started by Darren Addy. Last reply by Ron "Oily" Sprague Jun 14, 2016. 7 Replies

An idea that I haven't seen - any thoughts?

Started by Habanera Hal. Last reply by Fomhorach May 5, 2016. 12 Replies

A brand new resonator

Started by Mario Poggio. Last reply by Philip Hale May 5, 2016. 9 Replies

Signing your work

Started by Chuck Dubman. Last reply by G.S. Monroe Dec 21, 2015. 17 Replies

Braces and bars.

Started by Brian Lemin. Last reply by Monterey Mar 20, 2015. 8 Replies

Nonadjustable truss rod

Started by Scott W. Last reply by Scott W Jul 17, 2014. 9 Replies

Builders tricks

Started by Lee Martin. Last reply by Wichita Sam Apr 3, 2014. 4 Replies

Making a brass tailpiece

Started by Tim Mac. Last reply by Better Trees Jan 16, 2014. 3 Replies

Resonator cone and coverplate

Started by Keith Weser. Last reply by Mario Poggio Nov 30, 2013. 9 Replies

Neck dovetail

Started by Jillian Holladay. Last reply by Jillian Holladay Jul 23, 2013. 12 Replies

Neck Angle

Started by Wayne Bigler. Last reply by Wayne Bigler Jul 12, 2013. 5 Replies

"Testing" a box for bridge placement

Started by Roadkill a.k.a. John Maw. Last reply by Mark Bliss Jul 11, 2013. 163 Replies

Bridge attachment comparison.

Started by MichaelS Country Boy Guitars. Last reply by StarrCBGs(Donovan) Jul 10, 2013. 19 Replies

fret board material

Started by Sam Fontenot. Last reply by StarrCBGs(Donovan) Jul 10, 2013. 17 Replies

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