Derek Waters
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Two as one

"lookin gud "
Nov 15, 2021
Bob "Ambrose" Negus commented on Derek Waters's photo
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First build

"Great job. A fine looking first build!"
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Two as one

"Oh! You did do a lot on your first."
Nov 5, 2021
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From the bridge

"Works fine. One trick I like to use is to get an old style wooden ruler with a cupped center. Cut it to size and lay the screw saddle into the cupped part."
Nov 5, 2021
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Headstock

"Very good.  Nothing wrong with winding from the outside in CBG land.   Nice burned in logo.  One thing you did right that I think many do not.  Some put the nearest tuner too close to the nut.  Works better to have the…"
Nov 5, 2021
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First build

"A brave first build.  With FRETS!   Looks good."
Nov 5, 2021
Derek Waters commented on Derek Waters's photo
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First build

"Thanks Folks! Making things is fun, the next one is about half done already.  Sounds OK to my ears, acoustically it's no Dreadnought, but the pre-amp/piezo combination certainly works."
Nov 5, 2021
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First build

"Lovely 1st Build Derek, the start of many more ??, it can become addictive :-D"
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First build

"Very impressive first build Derek! You are off to a good start. How does it sound?"
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The gritty "git 'er done" approach.

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