Share this UkeTracker page on Facebook:

Your instrument is in process.
Scheduled Start Date: Jul 19, 2017
Committed Completion: Sep 14, 2017
Projected Completion: Aug 15, 2017

  • Curly Myrtle top, back & sides

  • Walnut body binding

  • Abalone rosette

  • Hand-rubbed oil finish

  • Radiused Ebony fretboard with Walnut binding & Abalone markers

  • Mahogany neck

  • Geared machine head tuners with amber buttons

  • 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

Jul 10

bend sides, glue in neck block

2

Jul 11

glue in tail block

3

Jul 12

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

4

Jul 13

brace top, glue back onto sides

5

Jul 17

glue top onto sides, prep fretboard & neck

6

Jul 18

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

7

Jul 19

shape neck, dress fret ends, glue in back binding

8

Jul 20

prep for finish, glue neck/fretboard onto body

9

Aug 2

first coat of oil

 

10

Aug 3

second coat of oil

 

11

Aug 9

third coat of oil

 

12

Aug 10

fourth coat of oil

 

13

Aug 14

apply lemon oil, glue on bridge

 

14

Aug 15

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

 
Original Wood Set