"Yeah they do.. The key though is to make sure the back of the box is strengthened internally so no undue load is placed on it.. I use a system of ribs and pegs to spread the load so if it cops a whack to the back it's well supported and…"
"I'm single too. That's why I was able to use the kitchen floor. : )
To get an idea of the size difference between my old table and this one. That piece of ply leaning up against the wood is my old table top. About 4x4 foot on two saw…"
"Those tailpieces are a bit of a signature of my builds.. I build under the name of Stinking Fish Guitars and the tailpiece is a sort of stylized Snappers head.. The won't be stained instead they'll have Jarrah inlay and partially…"
"Thanks Paul. These are hard to screw up so I should be good to go. : )
Up and ran out of time to use power tools. Nothing after 10:00 PM. I got really good neighbors. I knew my garage has a bad slant. But didn't know just how bad. As it sits…"
"You might be able to use the springs, or maybe not. A rod piezo under the bridge would be less sensitive than the round ones. Play around with it til you find what works best. You can always mount the piezo to the neck."
"My work bench is what's on my bench. After a few guitar failures it was time to make something different. I have the top support done. I'll be sawing up the 2x6 legs. Getting them in place. Then all I'll need is the top. Got to go get…"
"thanks for the feedback Paul. Very good points. I am re-thinking the piezo idea. I am betting I would get the same or even worse sound when plugged in. When I did the acoustic Ecko square tin with springs in it I really enjoyed the sound same goes…"
"No they're still a fair way off Brian.. There is still all the Paua inlay (I think you guys call it Abalone) to do on the neck as well as doing the inlay on the tailpiece.. I'm also tooling about with the use of liquid…"
Yep ! Some might say Your living in Rock&Blues Heaven, graceland ,Route66, missisippi, living the vibe, like normal talking is a song allready ,just needs a tune or a vibrating string , but having the Soul to translate that to now and oezing that all out ,telling the world what its all about, like those great enovators did is something diverend, but i see your working on that!! good going,ill keep my ear to the grapefine! be reading you Paul ! thanks for the words,got lapsteel 6 string! greeettsszz A.D.
Standing Laptops aint that steelguitars? but they have loads more strings !
They make em from metal dont they, and there are pedals on them like a piano! i have even seen dubble on'es ,we are talking 24 strings ? thanks for the friends invite ! your welcom ! MS what state is that? Greeeetssszzz A.D.