"Use mushroom braces between the back and the bottom of the soundwell. Just a 1 1/2" wooden disc with a piece of 1/2" dowel in it 3" or whatever you need. Looks like a mushroom. This transfer downward pressure to the back and keeps the…"
"The plexiglass fretboard is a great idea. On the ones I have built in the past I cut slots in the wood and filled them with something of contrasting color. Works good but really eats up the time. Love the drum wrap. "