Years in the making (if you count how long it took to figure this stuff out)!
Tips, tricks, and SCIENCE for optimizing your build or set-up for playing slide.
Don't burn the popcorn, settle down and enjoy :-)

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Comment by Rough Cut Guitars on November 19, 2020 at 8:08am

Poorness Studios, Means a lot to hear from the long-timers here. That's why I wanted to leave something for the new ones.

Comment by Rough Cut Guitars on November 19, 2020 at 8:04am

Dave Lynas, You tried to save me some hard ways, but I went ahead and built a banjo anyway hahahahaha

Comment by Poorness Studios on November 19, 2020 at 7:45am

Very informative. Nicely done.

Comment by Dave Lynas on November 19, 2020 at 6:09am

Very good tutorial. I’ve learned all the ideas the hard way over many years of play. You just saved folks a lot of trial and error. Thanks very much.

Comment by Rough Cut Guitars on November 18, 2020 at 7:55pm

Glad to give back, A.D. 

Comment by A.D.EKER on November 18, 2020 at 7:45pm

a lot of efford ,  the nation says "Thanks".

Comment by Rough Cut Guitars on November 18, 2020 at 6:25pm

Hahaha! Yep, sold out. Just a brand now.T

That's what capitalism - and desperation - will do to you :-)

Comment by Uncle John on November 18, 2020 at 4:36pm

I think you are the artist formerly known as Rough Cut Tom.  

Comment by Rough Cut Guitars on November 18, 2020 at 12:54pm

Thanks Uncle John! I remember when you've been there for me :-)

Comment by Uncle John on November 18, 2020 at 12:33pm

Good info.

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