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Scheduled Start Date: Oct 21, 2019
Committed Completion: Dec 16, 2019
Projected Completion: Nov 18, 2019

  • Striped Myrtle top, back & sides

  • Bloodwood body binding

  • Bloodwood rosette

  • Hand-rubbed oil finish

  • Radiused Ebony fretboard with Bloodwood binding & Abalone markers

  • Mahogany neck

  • Peghed brand geared tuners

  • Leopardwood & Cherry Signature Headplate

  • K&K Twin Spot pickup

Hand-crafted in the USA by Cary Kelly. 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

Oct 22

bend sides, glue in neck block

2

Oct 23

glue in tail block

3

Oct 24

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

4

Oct 25

brace top, glue back onto sides

5

Oct 28

glue top onto sides, prep fretboard & neck

6

Oct 29

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

7

Oct 30

shape neck, dress fret ends, glue in back binding

8

Nov 2

prep for finish, glue neck/fretboard onto body

9

Nov 3

first coat of oil

10

Nov 7

second coat of oil

11

Nov 8

third coat of oil

12

Nov 11

fourth coat of oil

13

apply lemon oil, glue on bridge

 

14

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

 
Original Wood Set