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Your instrument is in process.
Scheduled Start Date: Apr 08, 2017
Committed Completion: Jun 19, 2017
Projected Completion: May 01, 2017

  • top, back & sides

  • Radiused fretboard with binding & markers

  • neck

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

 

Wood Grade: Tradition
Wood Availability:

 

Build Schedule
 

Date

 

 

1

Apr 8

bend sides, glue in neck block

2

Apr 8

glue in tail block

3

Apr 10

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

4

Apr 11

brace top, glue back onto sides

5

Apr 11

glue top onto sides, prep fretboard & neck

6

Apr 11

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

7

Apr 21

shape neck, dress fret ends, glue in back binding

8

Apr 22

prep for finish, glue neck/fretboard onto body

9

Apr 24

first coat of oil

10

Apr 26

second coat of oil

11

third coat of oil

 

12

fourth coat of oil

 

13

apply lemon oil, glue on bridge

 

14

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

 
Original Wood Set