"Randy, you probably know as much as I do about it, but if you have a Fluke or other good brand multimeter you can measure the inductance of the coil. I don't know what size wire they wrap those with, but with a magnet in the middle, it should…"
"When I started building CBG's in multiples I had a build partner.,.,I supplied the tools and work space.,the other guy paid for half the parts.,.,usually.,we would build instruments at the same time, but his always came out looking more…"
"Taffy,, Thank you for the insight.,.,you are the master luthier here.,.,I am just a hobbyist.,I find using my stew-mac fretsaw that the slots are just right in hardwoods.,.,building CBG's I have also tried Poplar and Pine yardsticks for…"
"I like to think of this as a family friendly website .,.,once in awhile someone has too many beers or too much caffeine.,.,but rarely.,.,and I for one have deleted posts when I snapped out of it and said " what was I thinking ??".,.,"
"Over the years I have seen homemade fret presses, and I believe it would be relatively easy to built one using scrap wood. I have seen a few on this site, in random pics. The factory made ones are known as an arbor press, and I thing at Harbor…"