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  1. printer2 replied to the thread Shoestring Acoustic Guitar Build Anyone Can Do.

    Gluing on the lining. The sides have been sanded close to finished height so the lining needs to sit a little proud of the side. We will...

    Jan 19, 2018 at 2:53 PM
  2. printer2 replied to the thread Shoestring Acoustic Guitar Build Anyone Can Do.

    I came across this thread on making your own radius dish and it sure beats using a router and hogging out a piece of MDF. It has...

    Jan 19, 2018 at 9:05 AM
  3. printer2 replied to the thread Shoestring Acoustic Guitar Build Anyone Can Do.

    When I worked for an aerospace manufacturer I was in the test lab. When some project came up the tech who was there for years would say...

    Jan 18, 2018 at 8:51 PM
  4. printer2 replied to the thread What Exactly is Roasted Maple?.

    How is the hardness of baked maple?

    Jan 18, 2018 at 12:27 PM
  5. printer2 replied to the thread What Exactly is Roasted Maple?.

    OK, how about the instrument has less dampening and more sustain. It is not a lot like I said, just another flavor in your spice rack to...

    Jan 18, 2018 at 9:42 AM
  6. printer2 replied to the thread What Exactly is Roasted Maple?.

    Hemicellulose is one of the three main components of wood. It is also the main one that absorbs water. Torrifying wood breaks down the...

    Jan 18, 2018 at 12:20 AM
  7. printer2 replied to the thread Shoestring Acoustic Guitar Build Anyone Can Do.

    The sides holding their shape the next morning. That was almost too easy. In the background the 2" x 4" being glued together with a ton...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 11:38 PM
  8. printer2 replied to the thread Shoestring Acoustic Guitar Build Anyone Can Do.

    Bending the sides. Bending softwoods can be difficult, one little trick is to give the wood a coating of fabric softener and let it sit...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 11:41 AM
  9. printer2 replied to the thread Shoestring Acoustic Guitar Build Anyone Can Do.

    Shaped both sides of the stick to 25' radius for the top. Since the pieces are not that high it was easier to radius both sizes and...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 11:39 AM
  10. printer2 replied to the thread Shoestring Acoustic Guitar Build Anyone Can Do.

    I used a straight edge, file and block plane to square the piece up. [IMG] A lot of waste to get a stick of wood. I can not imagine...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 11:38 AM
  11. printer2 replied to the thread Shoestring Acoustic Guitar Build Anyone Can Do.

    Picked up a 1" x 2" board for a couple of bucks. There are knots in it but the grain is quartered enough to work with and I should get...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 11:36 AM
  12. printer2 replied to the thread Shoestring Acoustic Guitar Build Anyone Can Do.

    I made my dishes, doesn't seem like a big deal until you are up to your armpits in sawdust. At least that is what it seemed like. At one...

    Jan 16, 2018 at 11:45 PM
  13. printer2 replied to the thread Shoestring Acoustic Guitar Build Anyone Can Do.

    Yeah I have a bunch of cut offs from work of man made marble for countertops. I am just working at the lowest level that somebody...

    Jan 16, 2018 at 11:30 AM
  14. printer2 replied to the thread Shoestring Acoustic Guitar Build Anyone Can Do.

    Jointing the edges. Marvelous looking 2" x 4" isn't it? Next time I will check the focus. I used the 2" x 4" as a square to run the top...

    Jan 15, 2018 at 11:36 PM
  15. printer2 replied to the thread Shoestring Acoustic Guitar Build Anyone Can Do.

    But I am an inquisitive type. Is it really the flat sawn part really that floppier? I through the pieces through my drum sander and it...

    Jan 15, 2018 at 4:46 PM