Monday, November 29, 2010


Here's another rescue project. I'll be restoring this to a much nicer condition. This is the exact condition I've recieved it in. That's home sprayed yellow laquer all over it.

Sunday, November 21, 2010


made a nice brass nut for the top of the neck, leveled the frets, re-crowned and polished them, then sealed the rosewood fingerboard.


pick gaurds are veneered and getting finish.


putting a nice walnut burl veneer on my pick gaurds.


Table top with several coats of finish.

Wednesday, November 3, 2010


I'm adding a hand hewn surface to the table top using hand planes and scrapers.

Tuesday, November 2, 2010

Dry fit

One more trim on the top and the legs will get finish buffed and wait for the final assembly.