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Your instrument is in process.
Scheduled Start Date: Apr 19, 2017
Committed Completion: Jun 17, 2017
Projected Completion: May 18, 2017

  • Walnut back & sides

  • Curly Port Orford Cedar 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

  • Walnut & 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: Classic
Wood Availability: This wood species is available. Specific wood sets vary.

Cascade Series Wood Cascade Series Wood

 

Build Schedule
 

Date

 

 

1

Apr 13

bend sides, glue in neck block

2

Apr 17

glue in tail block

3

Apr 18

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

4

Apr 19

brace top, glue back onto sides

5

Apr 20

glue top onto sides, prep fretboard & neck

6

Apr 24

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

7

Apr 25

shape neck, dress fret ends, glue in back binding

8

Apr 26

prep for finish, glue neck/fretboard onto body

9

May 10

first coat of oil

 

10

May 11

second coat of oil

 

11

May 15

third coat of oil

 

12

May 16

fourth coat of oil

 

13

May 17

apply lemon oil, glue on bridge

 

14

May 18

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

 
Original Wood Set