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Your instrument is in process.
Scheduled Start Date: Jan 08, 2018
Committed Completion: Mar 01, 2018
Projected Completion: Jan 30, 2018

  • Curly Koa top, back & sides

  • Maple & Walnut Rope body binding

  • Rope rosette

  • Hand-rubbed oil finish

  • Radiused Ebony fretboard with Koa binding & Abalone markers

  • Mahogany neck

  • Peghed brand geared tuners

  • Custom 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 9

bend sides, glue in neck block

2

Nov 10

glue in tail block

3

Nov 11

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

4

Nov 24

brace top, glue back onto sides

5

Nov 24

glue top onto sides, prep fretboard & neck

6

Jan 16

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

 

7

Jan 17

shape neck, dress fret ends, glue in back binding

 

8

Jan 18

prep for finish, glue neck/fretboard onto body

 

9

Jan 22

first coat of oil

 

10

Jan 23

second coat of oil

 

11

Jan 24

third coat of oil

 

12

Jan 25

fourth coat of oil

 

13

Jan 29

apply lemon oil, glue on bridge

 

14

Jan 30

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

 
Original Wood Set