Will "KOOLDOG HOOCH" Bonner
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Video search for specific cbg build!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Will "KOOLDOG HOOCH" Bonner Apr 10. 2 Replies

I have watched so many videos on CBG builds that my eyeballs have dried up! There was one that I was watching in the middle of the night and I lost track of it. I don't know who he was or where I…Continue

Bridge questions

Started this discussion. Last reply by BrianQ. Apr 9. 12 Replies

In my research phase of my first build, I've been looking at what others have built( I know, I'm overthinking this)! But I've noticed that some bridges are "cockeyed" and others are straight. Why is…Continue

 

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Will "KOOLDOG HOOCH" Bonner left a comment for Del Puckett
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Will "KOOLDOG HOOCH" Bonner replied to Will "KOOLDOG HOOCH" Bonner's discussion Video search for specific cbg build!
"BINGO! That's the one, thanks for the help. "
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BrianQ. replied to Will "KOOLDOG HOOCH" Bonner's discussion Video search for specific cbg build!
"Try Del Puckett or Shane Speal?"
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Video search for specific cbg build!

I have watched so many videos on CBG builds that my eyeballs have dried up! There was one that I was watching in the middle of the night and I lost track of it. I don't know who he was or where I found it, but I only visit two sites, cbn and CB gritty. The builder was working on a through box neck and when he came to the part of notching the neck cor the lid, he took off 3/8" on the tail end and 3/16" on the neck end. Does anyone know of this video and by who? I understand why he did it, but…See More
Apr 9
BrianQ. replied to Will "KOOLDOG HOOCH" Bonner's discussion Bridge questions
"Luthiers in a factory work off of jigs & templates, so the measuring has already been done for them, they just measure to confirm it’s within the correct parameters? Once you’ve done one, it’s all gravy from that point, taff is…"
Apr 9
Will "KOOLDOG HOOCH" Bonner replied to Will "KOOLDOG HOOCH" Bonner's discussion Bridge questions
"Thanks Taff, I have the means to, but not the intentions of getting that damn technical. I want it to sound right, but I'm also a "close enough it looks good from my house" type of person! Its a CBG not a handmade $2000 flat top!…"
Apr 9
Taffy Evans replied to Will "KOOLDOG HOOCH" Bonner's discussion Bridge questions
"Yes that may be The measurements, but it still needs action height and string mass/diameter to be factored in for final fine tuning, as explained below. I can't measure that small a number so I use my tuner and ears and eyes. Ha ha. Taff"
Apr 8
Will "KOOLDOG HOOCH" Bonner replied to Will "KOOLDOG HOOCH" Bonner's discussion Bridge questions
"Is this what Stew Mac talking about using the fret calculator for 17 frets, 25.5 scale acoustic guitar.  Bridge placement for 25.500" scale length Distance indicated is from the fretboard edge of the nut, to the break-angle of the…"
Apr 8
Taffy Evans replied to Will "KOOLDOG HOOCH" Bonner's discussion Bridge questions
"Nothing ventured nothing gained.  Theres a saying I used to work by when I worked with people with disability years ago it was "try another way" I still keep that mind in my workshop now. Taff"
Apr 8
Daniel Walter replied to Will "KOOLDOG HOOCH" Bonner's discussion Bridge questions
"plus you can check the neck position with the two strings. bit of fiddling required, not for the less than focused mind....................."
Apr 8
Daniel Walter replied to Will "KOOLDOG HOOCH" Bonner's discussion Bridge questions
"thank you Taffy. makes sense."
Apr 8
Taffy Evans replied to Will "KOOLDOG HOOCH" Bonner's discussion Bridge questions
"Hi Daniel, what I would, and do, is before fitting the bridge permanently lay it on the top with the strings fitted to the guitar and tuned up.  Your bridge will be in the " ball park" scale lengnth position. Set your intonation in…"
Apr 8
Daniel Walter replied to Will "KOOLDOG HOOCH" Bonner's discussion Bridge questions
"hi folks. good info, i get it. what i don't get is that the bridge i'm about to install has anchors, pieces that go into the wood. you know what i'm speaking of. drill large holes, sink these things in, then they accept the threads to…"
Apr 8

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At 11:34am on March 26, 2019, BrianQ. said…

Welcome to the nation Will, check out the Resources tab as well as Glenn watt YouTube channel for simple build info 

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