Cascade Series

 

 

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Scheduled Start Date: Oct 09, 2017
Committed Completion: Nov 30, 2017
Projected Completion: Oct 31, 2017

  • Master Grade Chocolate Heart Myrtle top, back & sides

  • Walnut body binding

  • Walnut rosette

  • Hand-rubbed oil finish

  • Radiused Maple fretboard with Walnut binding & Special Inlay markers

  • Port Orford Cedar neck

  • Peghed brand geared tuners

  • Custom 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

 

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Build Schedule
 

Date

 

 

1

Sep 13

bend sides, glue in neck block

2

Sep 14

glue in tail block

3

Sep 15

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

4

Sep 16

brace top, glue back onto sides

5

Sep 16

glue top onto sides, prep fretboard & neck

6

Oct 10

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

7

Oct 11

shape neck, dress fret ends, glue in back binding

8

Oct 19

prep for finish, glue neck/fretboard onto body

 

9

Oct 23

first coat of oil

 

10

Oct 24

second coat of oil

 

11

Oct 25

third coat of oil

 

12

Oct 26

fourth coat of oil

 

13

Oct 30

apply lemon oil, glue on bridge

 

14

Oct 31

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

 
Original Wood Set