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Lately there has been a daily barrage of obvious spammers applying for membership here at FRETS.NET. Some time ago, I added those simple q…

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Neck Re-Set Gallery

Hi All,  I've had a few neck re-sets through the workshop recently (lucky me). I always take a photo of the join once it's apart in case I…

Started by MrGlyn in Luthier TalkLatest Reply

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Gretsch Acoustic reset

Hi all , I have a gretsch acoustic 7525 with triangle soundhole on by bench , it needs a reset and refret . Does anybody know how these go…

Started by Len Biglin in Luthier Talk

6 on Sunday
Reply by Roger Häggström

Neck Re-Set Gallery

Hi All,  I've had a few neck re-sets through the workshop recently (lucky me). I always take a photo of the join once it's apart in case I…

Started by MrGlyn in Luthier Talk

151 on Friday
Reply by Len Biglin

Martin dovetail neck joints coming loose?

It may be purely coincidental, but in the last month I have come across 2 Martins where the heel has separated slightly from the body. It’s…

Started by Eric Gleason in Luthier Talk

4 Sep 4
Reply by Frank Ford

Is anyone here doing water decals?

 I need to have a few made. I need a  few 30s Oahu oval ones,  and possibly some of the larger 30s gold KayKraft Indian Head decals also. T…

Started by Kerry Krishna in Luthier Talk

9 Sep 3
Reply by Frank Capo

Old A Style Mandolin.

Hi everyone . An old Gibson mandolin has come in which needs a little work . Its pretty straight forward but I don't have much experience w…

Started by Len Biglin in Luthier Talk

4 Sep 3
Reply by jbbancroft

NEW MEMBERSHIP DENIED?

Lately there has been a daily barrage of obvious spammers applying for membership here at FRETS.NET. Some time ago, I added those simple q…

Started by Frank Ford in Luthier Talk

25 Aug 31
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70's Takamine 12 string Neck reset

Hi all,  I have a 70's Takamine 12 string in for a reset. The neck was very difficult to get off txs to the unforgiving epoxy used and the…

Started by Simon Appleton in Luthier Talk

4 Aug 29
Reply by Simon Appleton

DiGiorgio classical with de-laminating back

I have a Brazilian made DiGiorgio classical on the bench...It has multiple back " cracks " that are erupting across it...At first , I thoug…

Started by thefishinmusician in Luthier Talk

8 Aug 28
Reply by Taffy Evans

Aria A558 : Neck re-set ::What can explain this?

Presented for your consideration............... I have a late 60's - early 70's model A558 Aria classical that needs a neck re-set.  Thi…

Started by John Yungbluth in Luthier Talk

14 Aug 27
Reply by John Yungbluth

Hide glue as pore filler?

Hello All,It looks like I'll never end my search for a clear pore filler that I can make work!I use hot hide glue for almost everything in…

Started by Brian Burns in Luthier Talk

6 Aug 27
Reply by wood addict

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