HERMIT
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"Marvelous looking build. I believe the design in the circle is an anchor Unc J."
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"That looks fantastic. Well up into the 9s. What is the circle on the head stock?"
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At 12:42pm on May 13, 2011, bairfoot cajun said…
howdy,hermit--to answer yer question about the acoustic voice of the arturo acoustic--i always try to proportion things when i consider a build and that sound-hole size on that guitar seemed properly proportioned--little smaller or little larger would not have looked right to me so deciding the proportion helped condition the voice. to me its not real loud but the tone rings true. i still have one stage left to work on on that build concerning the inside of the box and i think it will help the volume a little after that stage is complete.
At 12:30pm on December 20, 2010, bairfoot cajun said…

thank you sir for the comment,i can tell you how i make the necks i build look older than they really are. i make a solution of stain like the old school folks did by using pipe tobacco and water,let it set fer a while then mash the tobacco in the water in the jar then apply on to the wood,sometimes several coats are needed. i let it dry well, then later i use oil finish over the tobacco stained wood. the oil finish brings the darker colors out well.thanks again hermit for the comment and the question.

At 2:19pm on December 18, 2010, Catalyst said…

Thanks Hermit! Alice is beautiful!

At 4:45pm on November 17, 2010, Keni Lee Burgess said…
Thank you Hermit for your comment. In addition to the Key of C chords, I will be posting lessons for the keys of D, G , A, and E. Also 7th and m7th chords. I think the whole series will provide a good foundation for finding any chord you need in three different positions. Enjoy your practice and thanks again for your interest.
At 2:08pm on November 3, 2010, darren brown said…
hi thanks for the comment ,haha cat gut strings .
At 2:33am on October 16, 2010, hank shanker said…
Hi Hermit,cheers for the comment on drunken-meister...the sombre tone is echoing our beautiful weather..grey skies on grey streets!...Englands green and pleasant land
At 1:18pm on August 15, 2010, HENRY LOWMAN said…
HAPPY BIRTHDAY! CHEERS!!
At 9:18pm on July 8, 2010, bemuzic said…
thanks for the vid comment :-)
At 10:22am on July 8, 2010, franky-j said…
Cool HERMIT, Thanks a lot for your comment !
At 10:22pm on July 7, 2010, 7 Hills Stomp said…
Glad you liked my vid! Thanks for watching
 
 
 

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