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Your instrument is in process.
Scheduled Start Date: Jun 08, 2022
Committed Completion: Aug 03, 2022
Projected Completion: Jul 06, 2022

  • Chocolate Heart Mango top, back & sides

  • Bloodwood body binding

  • Bloodwood rosette

  • Hand-rubbed oil finish

  • Radiused Ebony fretboard with Bloodwood binding & Abalone markers

  • Mahogany neck

  • Slotted Headstock with Rubner tuners

  • Custom Signature Headplate

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.

 

Build Schedule
 

Date

 

 

1

Jun 7

bend sides, glue in neck block

2

Jun 8

glue in tail block

3

Jun 10

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

4

Jun 13

brace top, glue back onto sides

5

Jun 15

glue top onto sides, prep fretboard & neck

6

Jun 18

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

7

Jun 20

shape neck, dress fret ends, glue in back binding

8

Jun 21

prep for finish, glue neck/fretboard onto body

9

Jun 22

first coat of oil

10

Jun 23

second coat of oil

11

third coat of oil

 

12

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