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Neck vs headstock using different wood depths

I'm a newbie at this so please be patient with me. I've been trying to make my own necks but my woodworking skills are a bit clumsy. I've b…

Started by Bob Leon

11 Oct 29, 2020
Reply by Bob Leon

Headstock angle, help?

So as time progresses, I'm getting closer and closer to starting my first build. My tuners just got delivered today, so I guess I'll probab…

Started by Roland Wood

17 Jan 6, 2018
Reply by Roland Wood

Need help on scarf joint headstock thinning and tuners

Hello, I'm new to CBN and on my first cbg build. I'm trying to build a 3 string cbg using a scarf joint with poplar 1x2 stock.  I originall…

Started by Dee Ann

27 Mar 19, 2017
Reply by Ron "Oily" Sprague

Idea for Diddley Bow head stock

I hope to make a Diddly Bow in the near future, but in looking over photos and videos of such, I wasn't too hep on either not having a head…

Started by James Huey

11 Dec 12, 2016
Reply by Lane Martin

Headstock\Neck Joint - Best Method? And Why?

So I built my first CBG using method #1 for the headstock.  For my 2nd build, I'm using method #2. I've seen several different methods used…

Started by Wayho

11 Feb 4, 2014
Reply by Bad Finger (Eric)

Crocker Headstock Designs

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Started by Ted Crocker

1 Mar 4, 2013
Reply by Clock The Wolf

Major problem with the action on my first build

Hey there - I'm having a major problem that is rendering my first CBG unplayable. I finally got the box glued to the neck, the tuners insta…

Started by Jenna

17 Aug 13, 2012
Reply by Kevin O'Connor

Friction tuners in a classical style headstock?

I'm working on a ukulele and I've cut the headstock in a classical style but now the tuners have come in and I've realized I can't get them…

Started by wormil

2 Jun 15, 2012
Reply by wormil

need help!!!!!!!!!!!

can you attach a separate piece of wood for a headstock and a separate piece for the neck and will it break under stress for a 4 stringer??…

Started by GI Junker

20 Mar 2, 2012
Reply by Bluesheart

Partial slotted headstock

after some bad experiences with scarf joints, tried out this headstock design on my latest cbg and it works a treat. Firstly routed out a…

Started by c# merle

6 Jul 17, 2010
Reply by c# merle


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