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Scheduled Start Date: Nov 22, 2017
Committed Completion: Jan 20, 2018
Projected Completion: Dec 20, 2017

  • Cocobolo back & sides

  • Bearclaw Sitka Spruce top

  • Ebony body binding

  • Black wood rosette

  • Hand-rubbed oil finish

  • Radiused Ebony fretboard with Ebony binding & Abalone markers

  • Mahogany neck

  • Peghed brand geared tuners

  • Ebony & Maple Signature Headplate

  • K&K Twin Spot pickup

Hand-crafted in the USA by Gordon & Char Mayer and Aaron Keim. Each instrument is numbered & signed.

 

Wood Grade: Master
Wood Availability: This wood species is available. Specific wood sets vary.

Cascade Series Wood Cascade Series Wood

 

Build Schedule
 

Date

 

 

1

Oct 25

bend sides, glue in neck block

2

Oct 26

glue in tail block

3

Oct 26

rout & glue-in end graft, kerf top edge, kerf bottom edge, brace back

4

Oct 31

brace top, glue back onto sides

5

Oct 31

glue top onto sides, prep fretboard & neck

6

Nov 15

clean up body, rout dovetail, drill tuner holes, glue fretboard onto neck, rout binding channels, glue in top binding

7

Dec 7

shape neck, dress fret ends, glue in back binding

 

8

Dec 11

prep for finish, glue neck/fretboard onto body

 

9

Dec 12

first coat of oil

 

10

Dec 13

second coat of oil

 

11

Dec 14

third coat of oil

 

12

Dec 18

fourth coat of oil

 

13

Dec 19

apply lemon oil, glue on bridge

 

14

Dec 20

make saddle, (put in pickup, if any), cut nut, final fretwork, put in tuners, put on strings

 
Original Wood Set