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Your instrument is in process.
Scheduled Start Date: May 10, 2017
Committed Completion: Jul 01, 2017
Projected Completion: Jun 01, 2017

  • Common Myrtle top, back & sides

  • Hand-rubbed oil finish

  • Radiused Maple fretboard with Maple binding & Abalone markers

  • Port Orford Cedar neck

  • Peghed brand geared tuners

  • Walnut & Maple Signature Headplate

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

 

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

Cascade Series Wood Cascade Series Wood

 

Build Schedule
 

Date

 

 

1

Apr 27

bend sides, glue in neck block

2

May 1

glue in tail block

3

May 3

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

4

May 4

brace top, glue back onto sides

5

May 8

glue top onto sides, prep fretboard & neck

6

May 9

clean up body, rout dovetail, drill tuner holes, glue fretboard onto neck

7

May 16

shape neck, dress fret ends

8

May 17

prep for finish, glue neck/fretboard onto body

9

May 18

first coat of oil

10

May 18

second coat of oil

11

May 22

third coat of oil

12

May 23

fourth coat of oil

13

May 31

apply lemon oil, glue on bridge

 

14

Jun 1

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

 
Original Wood Set