I'm building a new concert scale uke from a CBGitty kit. This time I'm using a dowel glued into the heel/neck block. The problem I'm having is the amount of flex from the neck. For some reason this…Continue
Last Tuesday you commented on my ukulele asking how I stained the back and kept it from getting on the paper trim. I mentioned Frog Tape. Here is a website about it and a little video on how it works. http://frogtape.com/ I notice there is a newer product also that is for delicate surfaces. Might even be better, it is yellow tape. You can get it at almost any good hardware store, ACE, Walmart, etc. I have not tried this on a cigar box, bit like I wrote I know it works pretty good, least it did on my kayak. I will use it next time I build a uke and I want to stain, but save the paper.