So many questions...I'm thinking of building something that resembles a miniature lap steel guitar . Here's what I'm thinking -
* 6 string instrument tuned open D
* very short scale length (roundabouts a concert/tenor ukulele size - around 23 - 26"
* no electrics, just a deep resonator box made from very thin plywood.
It's more of an experiment than anything else but I'm really stuck with what gauge strings to use. I've always used medium-light strings on my…Continue