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Scheduled Start Date: Jul 20, 2022
Committed Completion: Sep 21, 2022
Projected Completion: Aug 24, 2022

  • Red Maple back & sides

  • Torrefied Sitka Spruce top

  • Maple body binding

  • Maple rosette

  • Hand-rubbed oil finish

  • Radiused Ebony fretboard with Maple binding & Abalone markers

  • Mahogany neck

  • Graphtech Ratio 6:1 tuners

  • Walnut & Maple Signature Headplate

Hand-crafted in the USA by Cary Kelly. Each instrument is numbered & signed.

 

Wood Grade: Master
Wood Availability: Sorry, this wood is currently not available.

Cascade Series Wood Cascade Series Wood

 

Build Schedule
 

Date

 

 

1

Jul 20

bend sides, glue in neck block

2

Jul 21

glue in tail block

3

Jul 25

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

4

Jul 26

brace top, glue back onto sides

5

Jul 27

glue top onto sides, prep fretboard & neck

6

Aug 1

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

7

Aug 2

shape neck, dress fret ends, glue in back binding

8

Aug 3

prep for finish, glue neck/fretboard onto body

9

Aug 4

first coat of oil

10

Aug 5

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