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Scheduled Start Date: Mar 22, 2018
Committed Completion: May 18, 2018
Projected Completion: Apr 18, 2018

  • Figured Mahogany back & sides

  • Bearclaw Sitka Spruce top

  • Bloodwood body binding

  • Abalone rosette

  • Hand-rubbed oil finish

  • Radiused Ebony fretboard with Bloodwood binding & Special Inlay markers

  • Mahogany neck

  • Slotted Headstock with Schertler 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: Classic
Wood Availability: This wood species is available. Specific wood sets vary.

Cascade Series Wood Cascade Series Wood

 

Build Schedule
 

Date

 

 

1

Jan 8

bend sides, glue in neck block

2

Jan 8

glue in tail block

3

Jan 9

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

4

Jan 9

brace top, glue back onto sides

5

Jan 9

glue top onto sides, prep fretboard & neck

6

Feb 20

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

7

Feb 23

shape neck, dress fret ends, glue in back binding

8

Apr 9

prep for finish, glue neck/fretboard onto body

 

9

Apr 10

first coat of oil

 

10

Apr 11

second coat of oil

 

11

Apr 12

third coat of oil

 

12

Apr 16

fourth coat of oil

 

13

Apr 17

apply lemon oil, glue on bridge

 

14

Apr 18

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

 
Original Wood Set