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Started this discussion. Last reply by the anonymous pick Aug 5, 2018. 7 Replies

Hello-I'm writing an article about lap steel construction for American Lutherie magazine. Can anyone tell me how many entries there were for the CBN 2x4 instrument contest? How many made lap…Continue

 

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"After the Kramer Ferrington model came out I wanted to make a nicer version. I called them stage guitars. A lot of the steps were similar to 3x3custom's. I made a l-o-n-g router sled to clean out the inside after drilling the 100 holes with a…"
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"Hi John, I found the 2x4 thread on here but did not bother to count the contributors, but maybe that would be the way to go if nobody can help.  Cheers Taff."
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Hello-I'm writing an article about lap steel construction for American Lutherie magazine. Can anyone tell me how many entries there were for the CBN 2x4 instrument contest? How many made lap steels?Thanks,John Calkin- See More
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