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The Phrygian Kid replied to Tom Temple's discussion Air Gap Between Box Top and Neck?
"That's nice work"
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Tom Temple replied to Tom Temple's discussion Air Gap Between Box Top and Neck?
"If nothing else, I'm getting a good education in shop techniques on this forum.Some of the…"
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Tom Temple replied to Tom Temple's discussion Air Gap Between Box Top and Neck?
"Quick question. You mention "proper" glue. What are you using? Thanks TT "
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Tom Temple replied to Tom Temple's discussion Air Gap Between Box Top and Neck?
"Beautiful piece of work. So, does the lower section lay on the bottom of the box and attached to…"
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Tom Temple replied to Tom Temple's discussion Air Gap Between Box Top and Neck?
"The secret to good chisel work is extremely sharp chisels. Sharpening them is a bit of a black art,…"
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Tom Temple replied to Tom Temple's discussion Air Gap Between Box Top and Neck?
"That's easy enough to do, but wouldn't it lower the height of the fret board versus the…"
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robert jones replied to Tom Temple's discussion Air Gap Between Box Top and Neck?
"Here's a pic of one of my neck ready to be inserted into the box. By stacking the neck this…"
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Tom Temple replied to Tom Temple's discussion Air Gap Between Box Top and Neck?
"That makes too much sense. Look forward to giving it a try."
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The Phrygian Kid replied to Tom Temple's discussion Air Gap Between Box Top and Neck?
"just take the little square of cedar that you cut out of the box... (to make entry for neck ) cut…"
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Groucho replied to Tom Temple's discussion Air Gap Between Box Top and Neck?
"Once I started notching out a space between the neck and the box, my guitars started sounding 100%…"
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Top Content 

1 Neck Drop Angle?

Neck Drop Angle?

Posted by Tom Temple on October 19, 2014

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neck fretting issue

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Oh Crud... Now what?

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Started by Christopher Lee dixon in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Mark 2 hours ago. 9 Replies

neck fretting issue

Started by Christopher Lee dixon in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by Mark 3 hours ago. 29 Replies

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Started by Christopher Lee dixon in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by JL 9 hours ago. 7 Replies

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Started by Christopher Lee dixon in Building Secrets, Tips, Advice, Discussion. Last reply by JL 10 hours ago. 3 Replies

CBG Decor

Started by gary sheldon in Other stuff - off topic, fun stuff, whatever. Last reply by Uncle John yesterday. 48 Replies

Timbre Land Whiskey Band

Started by Timbre Land Whiskey Band in Fests and Concerts: Organizing and Promoting. Last reply by Timbre Land Whiskey Band yesterday. 8 Replies

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