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Neck is bowing...

Started this discussion. Last reply by keith peterson Mar 23, 2010. 26 Replies

I used a straight poplar 2X1 for the neck (through neck) on my first build... it's straight until I put the strings under tension, then the neck bows slightly, but enough so the action is way too…Continue


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At 10:27am on August 11, 2018, A.D.EKER said…

Thanks for the kind comments & the like there Brother 3 string!


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