Cutting the 'F' holes I split the wood.

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Comment by BrianQ. on August 2, 2021 at 12:06pm

Do what Bob said, fill top with glue, but glue a strip of wood on the underside. I’d use a tongue depressor or a popsicle stick to keep things on the thin side, so you won’t loose too much vibration across the top? Easy fix, don’t trip! Good luck   :)

Comment by Bob "Ambrose" Negus on August 2, 2021 at 7:52am

An old trick used to be to fill the split with sawdust and clear glue, then maybe then add a finish of light wood stain on top. Just a thought.

Comment by Bob "Ambrose" Negus on August 2, 2021 at 7:49am

Smear of good, strong wood glue with thin piece of wood underneath is the option I would probably initially consider if that's do-able.

Comment by Kent K Barnes on July 28, 2021 at 11:07pm
Fill it with something? Any suggestions.
Comment by Rope Walker Country Star on July 28, 2021 at 7:05pm
Bummer. What now?

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