Category Archives: carving
Two cedar, one spruce. All three tops will be what I call “channel top” construction.
Here is what happens to a bridge when it gets shaped prior to being attached to a guitar. It loses weight.
The V Joint. It’s a sort of show-off joint. It adds time to the construction of the guitar for sure. The alternative scarf joint is certainly easier and quicker. However, the V Joint is, well… sexier, and challenging. Everything needs … Continue reading
Carved the neck this afternoon. Starting with thickness registration grooves…..
I finished getting the body together a while ago…. Things got busy around the new year, so I haven’t kept the log up to date. The back is on. The heel cap goes, the heel cap is applied and the … Continue reading
Yeah, I have little to say really. I thought I’d show carving a heel on the Hauser…. I shaped the heel cap and glued it on carefully. Then it’s a matter of carving around it.