Guitar is complete except for strings,outer case shell,top and bottom done,Worked on the dividers,supports for the case a couple hours this morning,pics to come,before padding and upolstery.
Added by mike mccaw on November 23, 2012 at 11:25am — No Comments
Got my neck mounted today,and all my electronics came in this week,the guitar portion of my project is over halfway done.I constructed both top and bottoms of the case this morning,am supprised at how quick it's moving.Continue
Started on a new CBG about a week ago,and this one is gonna be a little different.In the past I've always made CBG's nice ,sharp,new looking,this one is going to have an aged/distressed look on the finish and metal parts.This one is for my…Continue
Added by mike mccaw on August 19, 2012 at 9:22am — No Comments
Added by mike mccaw on March 11, 2012 at 9:50pm — No Comments
Started work on a pair of guitars for my niece and nefew,I call em twins,but there will be some differances in them in final finishing,since one isfor a girl,the other a guy.Got some real nice maple for the top board.And as with all my CBG's the box is hand made as well.…Continue
Added by mike mccaw on September 10, 2011 at 12:25am — No Comments
Box frame and back assembled today,top cut out,and sound holes/covers put in.Electronics wired up.Still have to fret the neck,and mount it to the top,before final sealing,and stringing.
Recently I met a friend with a CBG,and instantly I was hooked!I asked him where he got it(yeah i know dumb question)and his reply was of course he made it.After some inspection of his,and some encouraaging words,I started my build.The first problem was I couldn't a box the size I wanted.What to do?Build my own box.
I'm not the best woodworker,but I'm not a beginer…Continue