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Your instrument is in process.
Scheduled Start Date: Dec 07, 2017
Committed Completion: Feb 15, 2018
Projected Completion: Jan 16, 2018

  • Curly Myrtle top, back & sides

  • Hand-rubbed oil finish

  • Radiused Ebony fretboard with Ebony binding & Pearl markers

  • Mahogany neck

  • Peghed brand geared tuners

  • Ebony & Maple Signature Headplate

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

Nov 3

bend sides, glue in neck block

2

Nov 3

glue in tail block

3

Nov 4

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

4

Nov 4

brace top, glue back onto sides

5

Nov 6

glue top onto sides, prep fretboard & neck

6

Nov 30

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

7

Dec 4

shape neck, dress fret ends

8

Dec 5

prep for finish, glue neck/fretboard onto body

9

Dec 6

first coat of oil

10

Dec 7

second coat of oil

11

Jan 10

third coat of oil

 

12

Jan 11

fourth coat of oil

 

13

Jan 15

apply lemon oil, glue on bridge

 

14

Jan 16

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

 
Original Wood Set