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Your instrument is in process.
Scheduled Start Date: Sep 19, 2017
Committed Completion: Nov 15, 2017
Projected Completion: Oct 16, 2017

  • top, back & sides

  • Radiused fretboard with binding & markers

  • neck

Hand-crafted in the USA by Gordon & Char Mayer and Aaron Keim. Each instrument is numbered & signed.

 

Wood Grade: Tradition
Wood Availability:

 

Build Schedule
 

Date

 

 

1

Sep 5

bend sides, glue in neck block

2

Sep 6

glue in tail block

3

Sep 7

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

4

Sep 9

brace top, glue back onto sides

5

Sep 9

glue top onto sides, prep fretboard & neck

6

Sep 18

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

7

Sep 19

shape neck, dress fret ends, glue in back binding

8

Sep 20

prep for finish, glue neck/fretboard onto body

9

Sep 21

first coat of oil

10

Oct 9

second coat of oil

 

11

Oct 10

third coat of oil

 

12

Oct 11

fourth coat of oil

 

13

Oct 12

apply lemon oil, glue on bridge

 

14

Oct 16

make saddle, (put in pickup, if any), cut nut, final fretwork, put in tuners, put on strings

 
Original Wood Set