Chris Wharton
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Nuts and nut filing

Started this discussion. Last reply by Taffy Evans Nov 19. 3 Replies

Hi all,On my last discussion regarding cigar box joinery, I uploaded some final pics of the guitar I built with dovetails. It turned out fantastically, but I made one crucial error I suspect is…Continue

 

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John Mark Perchalski liked Chris Wharton's video
Nov 24
MadGomer replied to Chris Wharton's discussion Joinery suggestions for hand-made boxes in the group Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101
"Holy cow Chris, that build is awesome but all three videos are even better.  Well done!!"
Nov 23
Chris Wharton liked Adam Jellison's discussion Canjo Tablatures
Nov 22
Chris Wharton commented on Chris Wharton's video
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Dovetails CBG

"Thanks, Glenn!"
Nov 21
Chris Wharton commented on Chris Wharton's video
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Dovetails CBG

"Thanks, all. Shoot, Uncle John, I'm not sure what's up. It does seem to ask me to 'Run Adobe Flash' when I try to play it. My earlier videos didn't require that, so I'm not sure why these recent ones are doing that.…"
Nov 21
Uncle John commented on Chris Wharton's video
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Dovetails CBG

"Glad it turned out good.  I seem to not have the right player to view it."
Nov 21
Uncle John commented on Chris Wharton's video
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Hoedown Guitar Showdown

"I can not view it in this format."
Nov 21
Reg Seward commented on Chris Wharton's video
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Dovetails CBG

"Well, that seems to pass muster with flying colours, excellent job....!!!"
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Chris Wharton commented on Arthur Gilde's photo
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3 String No 2

"DAMN. Gorgeous! So is that hollow-body? If so, do you bend the sides?"
Nov 20
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Nov 20
Chris Wharton replied to Chris Wharton's discussion Joinery suggestions for hand-made boxes in the group Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101
"Sure thing! Throwing a video of it up in my videos now."
Nov 20
Rich Butters replied to Chris Wharton's discussion Joinery suggestions for hand-made boxes in the group Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101
"How does it sound mate.  Lets have a video"
Nov 19
Rich Butters replied to Chris Wharton's discussion Joinery suggestions for hand-made boxes in the group Building a Cigar Box Guitar 101
"Like it mate.  Good work"
Nov 19

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At 12:01pm on November 5, 2019, BrianQ. said…

Welcome to the nation Chris, plenty of info in the Resources tab, join a few groups n make a little noise, cheers :)

 
 
 

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