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"That's great, Taff!  What are those, Mandjolos, Banjolins..... Here's Taff's video s…"

Carl Floyd replied on Saturday to Banjo Mandolin [skin] to mandolin [wood] top conversion

3 on Sunday
Reply by Taffy Evans

""The loudest build I ever built used a small cigar box that was all wood, but only a…"

Carl Floyd replied Nov 21 to Making a Loud CBG

15 on Monday
Reply by A.D.EKER

"Here is a good Del Puckett video that shows heavy strings vs lighter gauge.  He may…"

Carl Floyd replied Nov 19 to Using low E, A and D strings?

4 Nov 19
Reply by Carl Floyd

""Regarding concrete, I was a bit tired and by mistake in my head I translated the Sw…"

Carl Floyd replied Nov 18 to Making a Loud CBG

15 on Monday
Reply by A.D.EKER

"Depends on number of strings, scale length, tunings, wood choices, etc.  Should not…"

Carl Floyd replied Nov 17 to Help for an oldie

9 Nov 17
Reply by Michael Myers

"" My necks are 35mm x 25mm and I use a router to round the back edges" I much prefer…"

Carl Floyd replied Nov 17 to Help for an oldie

9 Nov 17
Reply by Michael Myers

"Try a shorter scale.  The frets will be a bit closer together. What width & thi…"

Carl Floyd replied Nov 17 to Help for an oldie

9 Nov 17
Reply by Michael Myers

"My wraparound bridge CBG has good volume & resonance.  Surprised me. "

Carl Floyd replied Nov 12 to What random stuff have you used for a bridge?

3 Nov 12
Reply by Carl Floyd

"Sometimes you want the extra string noise, sometimes not.  If not, then, as Brian Q…"

Carl Floyd replied Nov 8 to Strings for Fretless License Plate Guitar GDG

5 Nov 8
Reply by Carl Floyd

"Hardtail!  "

Carl Floyd replied Oct 30 to Photos...done at last, nearly. The Pine guitar.

10 Nov 11
Reply by Paul Craig

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