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"You're right - you need thicker strings to get enough tension. I would try 12s or 13…"

Richey Kay replied Oct 24, 2016 to String gauge for short scale?

4 Oct 25, 2016
Reply by Bluesheart

"It's possible that your nut position is fine, but your action is too high. If the st…"

Richey Kay replied Jun 13, 2016 to Nut Position

11 Jun 21, 2016
Reply by Belfast Guy

"You made the right choice Nathan. I taper all of my necks, and I do them exactly the…"

Richey Kay replied May 15, 2016 to Tapered Neck Advice

13 Jun 6, 2016
Reply by Nathan Binns

"It is unimaginatively called Richey Kay Guitars :) https://www.etsy.com/uk/shop/Rich…"

Richey Kay replied May 8, 2016 to Etsy sales

17 Feb 17, 2019
Reply by Angry Rooster Guitars

"I sell on Etsy, and I currently have more demand than I can currently deal with on t…"

Richey Kay replied May 7, 2016 to Etsy sales

17 Feb 17, 2019
Reply by Angry Rooster Guitars

"Thanks Paul. I was referring to the taper of the width of the fretboard, becoming gr…"

Richey Kay replied Feb 16, 2016 to Radius Sanding a fret-board

11 Feb 17, 2016
Reply by Paul Craig

"I don't bother with radiusing 3 or 4 string fingerboards. I think a taper downwards…"

Richey Kay replied Feb 15, 2016 to Radius Sanding a fret-board

11 Feb 17, 2016
Reply by Paul Craig

"I do however love my router. Get one of those instead!"

Richey Kay replied Feb 1, 2016 to Dremel Tool

13 Feb 2, 2016
Reply by Alan Hergert

"I have one, I have used it for making CBGs, but I no longer do. Hand tools rule!"

Richey Kay replied Feb 1, 2016 to Dremel Tool

13 Feb 2, 2016
Reply by Alan Hergert

"Done! Will be interesting to see the results."

Richey Kay replied Jan 11, 2016 to The Great CBG Survey of 2016

50 Feb 5, 2016
Reply by Thomas Morgan

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