Looking for string sizes, standard tuning and string placement. Planning on the fifth fret placement of a tuner. I have built almost seven hundred three string, dulcimer fretted pieces, but am…Continue
Looking for string sizes, standard tuning and string placement. Planning on the fifth fret placement of a tuner. I have built almost seven hundred three string, dulcimer fretted pieces, but am hungry for the sound of the dolcijo. Missing two middle fingers on the left hand and can still play the three string right well, so I am thinking this would be a great fit.I recently started using a wider than the neck forstner bit as a cheap Wagner safety planer. It works great in applications where the…See More
"Picture was an after thought in the back of a tent on a cold day. It is in color, enlarged and framed in our living room. Probably as interesting as I will ever look. So thanks for the compliment. Been building instruments for over fifteen years,…"
"Thanks for the info. I need to get up to speed in this area so your advice is appreciated. I ha 've a Zoom H4 handy recorder but my OLD eyes Won't let me use it well, so your ideas will be helpful. Anybody needing my Zoom H4?"
This is the group for Lo-Watt Rock & Blues.Here is the place to post photos and information on how to convert vintage electronics into awesome sounding and really cool guitar amps.there are several directions you can go in this area of amplification, you can hack and convert the existing electronics,(provided the radio still works.)Or if you have a broken radio, CBG Gitty Amp kits are a great way for the novice to join in. You can convert any old radio nifty 1950's and 60's radio bodies…See More
"I have over 500 cigar box and three string instruments in the past ten years. I use a Wagner safety plane to get one side flat then run it through my planner. I alternate back and forth front and back then sand to. Final thickness. Here in…"