KOOL DOG HOOCH
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KOOL DOG HOOCH's Discussions

Salt when clamping!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Titch the Clown on Sunday. 15 Replies

I know about using bird shot, bb's, short brads, small pieces of broken glass, even course sand to prevent the pieces from sliding around. But I just watched a video where he(sorry pc incorrect) used…Continue

Almost done!

Started this discussion. Last reply by KOOL DOG HOOCH Oct 28. 2 Replies

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Pickup question?

Started this discussion. Last reply by KOOL DOG HOOCH Oct 25. 7 Replies

I'm kicking around the idea of winding a pickup on my unimat lathe, where is a good source for information? Also can a long solid bar be used instead of 3 individual rods?Continue

What does your workshop look like?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Timothy Hunter on Monday. 28 Replies

What does your workshop/area look like, post pictures/videos. Because inquiring minds want to know! I live in an RV, my shop consist of a storage bay and a picnic table, plus whatever I can sneak…Continue

 

Welcome, Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner!

Latest Activity

KOOL DOG HOOCH replied to Paul Craig's discussion What's on your workbench?
"Before I realized you were in Ireland I was going to say I'd love to get my hands on it. But with shipping and bribes for customs, it would be cost prohibitive. Just make sure it finds a good home with someone who appreciates the value of it.…"
yesterday
KOOL DOG HOOCH replied to James Pobog's discussion Getting my head around Pentatonic...
"Some of the songs like "Bad Moon Rising" by CCR can be played with one finger(video by Glenn Watts) or do as a lap steel."
yesterday
KOOL DOG HOOCH replied to James Pobog's discussion Getting my head around Pentatonic...
"Keep It Simple Stupid... The best advice for solving problems. Don't over think something."
Tuesday
KOOL DOG HOOCH replied to Paul Craig's discussion What's on your workbench?
" Will it hold a shape if you heated it with heat gun?"
Monday
Timothy Hunter replied to KOOL DOG HOOCH's discussion What does your workshop look like?
"nice. i cant stack wood like that , water flows on the floor when it rains heavily! lol"
Monday
KOOL DOG HOOCH replied to James Pobog's discussion Getting my head around Pentatonic...
"I always thought 'pentatonic' was a radio brand and chromatic was made by Kodak! So don't feel bad. Everyday is a new opportunity to learn something here. Watch every video you can by Shane Speal, Glenn Watts, Del Puckett or Justin…"
Monday
KOOL DOG HOOCH replied to KOOL DOG HOOCH's discussion What does your workshop look like?
"My kind of shop! :-)"
Monday
sparky37 replied to KOOL DOG HOOCH's discussion What does your workshop look like?
"Organized chaos Work in progress  "
Monday
KOOL DOG HOOCH replied to James Pobog's discussion Getting my head around Pentatonic...
"I'm starting to get suspicious of you, I thinking a book about CBGs is in the works and you're  picking everyone's brain for research! Seriously I don't have a clue what you're talking about. But just be forewarned that…"
Sunday
Titch the Clown replied to KOOL DOG HOOCH's discussion Salt when clamping!
"I never got good results using salt on scarf joins. I did ok with clamping the pieces together on a sheet of melamine covered chipboard and with using toothpick dowels but these days, for simplicity , I just use a big spring clamp to hold things…"
Sunday
BrianQ. replied to KOOL DOG HOOCH's discussion Salt when clamping!
Sunday
James Pobog replied to KOOL DOG HOOCH's discussion Salt when clamping!
"I found these pretty neat little things called 'dowels'..."
Saturday
KOOL DOG HOOCH replied to ghm's discussion Chinese CBG necks - Opinions?
"A fool and his money! Its like buying from Harbor Freight, somethings you buy and there's things you don't! These sound like they fall in "the things you don't" category. Buyer beware!"
Saturday
KOOL DOG HOOCH replied to Taffy Evans's discussion Would I have a copywrite problem?
"There's a million videos on YouTube that has "somebody's" music for a soundtrack! To cya, I have seen credits at the end."
Saturday
KOOL DOG HOOCH replied to KOOL DOG HOOCH's discussion Salt when clamping!
"I like that idea better than trying to hammer in those tiny friggen wire brands and nipping off part of it. Thanks for the tip."
Friday
KOOL DOG HOOCH replied to KOOL DOG HOOCH's discussion Salt when clamping!
"Didn't mean to sound cynical, just never heard of it."
Friday

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At 12:30pm on September 11, 2019, Tom Moore said…

Thank you for the welcome Kool Dog.  I appreciate that.

Tom Moore

At 2:13am on September 3, 2019, Simon Benoit said…

Thanks for the warm welcome. Didn't have time to look at my CBN page since I signed up. I'm here to learn and share too. Completed 5 builds so far and I consider myself a beginner.

At 2:27am on July 24, 2019, Lee Shelton said…
Thank you for the welcome. I look forward to getting more involved in CBN
At 6:53pm on July 23, 2019, Myron Joe Hickel said…

Thanks Kool Dog,

My chapter 2 kit came yesterday, made my own box and rounding over the maple neck. I'm glad to be here.

At 3:58pm on July 22, 2019, Jason Rowell said…

Thanks for the welcome! Can't wait to share some pics of my next build and learn from everyone!

At 9:54am on July 22, 2019, Evan Keeling said…

Thanks for the welcome greeting... I look forward to digging into the site.

At 8:54am on July 20, 2019, Dave said…

Hello! Thanks for the welcome message. Great site.

At 4:46pm on July 19, 2019, Tim Smith said…

Thanks.

At 9:15am on July 13, 2019, Smokin' Guitars said…

Thanks for the welcome, just lurking the site for the moment but have plans for a introduction and posting some pictures of my builds soon.

Mark

At 12:51pm on July 12, 2019, Patsy Monteleone said…

Thanks. I'll look forward to getting into things here. Seems like a great resource and a cool online community. Cheers!

 
 
 

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