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"Aliexpress springs to mind, but doing your own fretting isn't hard, steel yard rule,…"

Mike S replied Nov 5, 2018 to Good source for pre shaped and fretted necks

7 Nov 5, 2018
Reply by Mike S

"Thanks for the input, guys. No doubt I'll still turn up the odd one, but the days of…"

Mike S replied Nov 4, 2018 to OK, that makes it harder....

9 May 27, 2019
Reply by Angus Edwards

"Lol, nice save. I'm only on #107, but had my own moments. Jaguar spaced frets on a s…"

Mike S replied May 25, 2017 to After over a thousand instruments, I still screw up

7 Jun 8, 2017
Reply by Ted Smith

"I made my first one not knowing if it would work and no idea how to play it anyhow e…"

Mike S replied Mar 3, 2017 to New to this & excited about it! (Intro)

5 Mar 9, 2017
Reply by Gustavo Casado

"I go at it the other way, set your outermost strings then divvy up the remainder. On…"

Mike S replied Jan 20, 2017 to What is the best string spacing at the nut for a four stringer?

2 Jan 20, 2017
Reply by Mike S

"Not quite the same, but I was given a custom made hot brand to mark my work, then fr…"

Mike S replied Aug 14, 2016 to Cbg stickers

4 Aug 14, 2016
Reply by Mike S

"What Jim said. awhile back I made a cbg that was fretted 628mm but bridged at 648...…"

Mike S replied Jun 27, 2014 to Tuning problems

5 Jun 28, 2014
Reply by Rick Hopkins

"Welcome aboard Josh!  All sorts of interesting brains to pick for good ideas.  The h…"

Mike S replied Jun 13, 2014 to First 3 String CBG Build Questions

2 Jun 14, 2014
Reply by Wichita Sam

"That whole strong vs skinny I guess. Type of wood is another conderation. I use a lo…"

Mike S replied Jun 10, 2014 to Neck Size

5 Sep 16, 2014
Reply by Gregory E. Payne

"I wipe the edges, cuts and flappy bits with PVC glue to keep the paper in place. Oil…"

Mike S replied Jun 5, 2014 to CIGAR BOX FINISH

6 Jun 16, 2014
Reply by Jonesy


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