"Good to know... I am doing this on a cake tin banjolele... all acoustic... was thinking about all those wonderful fretless banjos. Anyway, we'll see... if it doesn't work out for me, the cure is pretty straightforward. "
I was scouring the Internet recently to get feedback from anyone who'd put together a fretless uke... like to get your impression on the 3-string. Guessing it's a little scary if you're used to frets, but…"
"I bought one on Facebook market for $10 and another one for $15 plus the one I picked up from a scrap heap that needed a transformer, got a transformer from a music repair shop for free. Also check ebay for amps, they are small wattage but you can…"
"Hi, I missed the frog fitting, thanks for pointing that out.
I understand Poplar is a flexible timber so should work ok for your purpose, it falls into the hardwood category but some samples are softer than pine. I think there are over 30…"
"Taffy, I don't think the frog is attached in any way, except by the horsehair, so when you are finished playing, you can arc the bow and the frog should fall out... odd way to loosen it... but should work.
Poplar is considered a hardwood, but…"