Hello all, I saw this YouTube video and wondered if anyone has made this radiusing jig. It looks pretty awesome!
Hi, I will be making more hand made cigar box guitar pickups, I thought I would post here first as I am making them in the next upcoming week. They will all have vintage Americana and Tobacco themes and will be for sale
they will be posted at the website…Continue
A while ago my sister bought me four guitar lessons with Chris Meredith a talented musician and teacher.When the paid lessons finished Chris and I came to an agreement,he would carry on giving me the lessons and in exchange I would show him how to make a guitar.The photographs here show the finished result,his first ever build.
Four string tenor with uke reso cone,3.6mm ply box,"mahogany" neck with walnut fingerboard,headstock faced with walnut and obeche.…Continue
my cbg build is finally coming together... slowly but surely lol, i got the body box built and pretty much done and the neck is almost finished then it should be easy money from there, i will have to upload some pix of my work, this being my first cbg build and only having hand tools
This one is based on the logo for a local music festival coming up in April.
The Jacob Barker Music Festival raises money for the Make A Wish Foundation. This guitar will be available for bidding at the silent auction during the festival. …Continue
One day last summer I was driving down the hill to the local market town for bits and pieces. Saw a 'bike down in the middle of the road, so stopped and asked the chap in black leathers if he was OK. When he turned I could see he was my age-ish- late 50s, grey beard, that sort of thing. "Fine" he said, "only had this thing a couple of days", so I drove on. Got to town, parked, and burst out laughing. My wife, I thought, is luckier than she knows. There was a chap who may not have ridden a…Continue