"I'm going to try Shane's fret masking approach on my next one. I've generally finished after fretting, but it's definitely tedious to get a good result. Not hard, but very time consuming. Wondering about using wide tape to cover…"
Hi,I'm new to CBG making but I have just completed my first fretless project. For my next project I want to build a fretted version using a fingerboard which I'll then glue on to the neck. I'm looking for suggestions regarding the best order of tasks, after cutting the slots, for:1) fitting the frets2) mounting the fingerboard3) prepping and applying finishing coatsSee More
This group is for discussing the basics of CBG building for newer builders - where to start, what to do, common pitfalls, tips and techniques.Keep in mind that new builders can find other great informative articles on CBG building, as well as most of the parts you'll need, over at C. B. Gitty Crafter Supply!See More
Welcome to the nation, check out the Resources tab for build plans & play info, as well as YouTube channel of Glenn Watt & Del Puckett. Join some groups too. Here’s something for you to think about? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pmzvfyOizV8&t=29s