"And here's the final glue up. Be a lot of sanding and shaping. Going to round up the edges. Lesson learned from my Cosmic Glider. Sharp edges are no fun. : )
Those home made clamps work great. Allows me to clamp both the sides and…"
"don't understand why that song but OK. Took a listen to Dylan's version and it's very doable on a GDG. But have to fake the second chord. And the song is heavy on the slide so when playing just the chords it sounds a bit flat.…"
"Thanks Paul. I might just do that.
I'd of gotten done sooner. A friend turned me on to a Japanese Anime. Didn't realize it was a full length movie. Incase someone is interested "Bakemono no Ko".
So here's where…"
"Scale length: scale length for regular guitar is 24" to 26".
The longer the scale length - the better the harmonics and higher treble pitch. 25.5" for the Fender Telecaster and Stratocaster gives rich harmonic levels. Those guitars…"
"Pickup string height: there isn't a set height for every guitar, every pickup and every person.
Best thing to do is what every professional setup tech does. Lower the pickup as low as you can get it before the adjustment screw comes out of the…"
"Ding Ding Ding, you got it. This is the second one I've collected over the last year, so I thing the universe is speaking to me. Or that will be my excuse to build the next 2 Reso's.
These things have a resonance that's unbelievable…"
"Awesome hobby Tim!
No idea what your plat is Paul. But it should make a really cool guitar.
What's on my table? A square guitar! Almost. Center wood is from a door out of an 70+ year old house. All the rest is ply. After gluing up part of…"
"Well it will be part of my next build.
It's 11 & 11/16" in diameter and made of aluminum. It's a part of something that used to be very common to households all over the world from the 50's to the 90's and is starting to…"
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.