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"We'll all miss Bill - one of the most colorful characters in our industry, and one o…"

Frank Ford replied on Saturday to Bill Collings 1948-2017

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Reply by Russell Vance

"While I'm at it, I should also mention that I still have some Jack the Gripper tools…"

Frank Ford replied Jul 13 to The last of the fret filing jigs. . .

4 Jul 14
Reply by Scott Supak

"Mike -  good show, I'll share it aroud the shop. . ."

Frank Ford replied Jul 6 to Martin sanding info...

2 Jul 6
Reply by Frank Ford

"Little holders like that are quite useful - I like it.    "

Frank Ford replied Jun 28 to Useless or useful

10 Jul 5
Reply by Claus Holm Jensen

"Retarder (or Cellosolve) will soften and prepare old nitrocellulose lacquer for best…"

Frank Ford replied Jun 22 to Drop filling Nitro Cellulose Lacquer

5 Jun 22
Reply by Doug Cannon

"Potentially, yes, but the binding may not be exactly uniform in dimension due to san…"

Frank Ford replied Jun 18 to Can you just rout off a single outside layer of rotted binding if that is the only plastic that's rotting?

4 Jun 18
Reply by Hesh Breakstone

"Your oversize bridge plate is likely to pull down the belly so significantly that I'…"

Frank Ford replied Jun 17 to 1963 Gibson SJ with serious top crack:suggestions?

6 Jun 18
Reply by Dave Richard

""409" is a favorite around here, and it's surprisingly kind to most finishes, so we…"

Frank Ford replied Jun 2 to Magic :) Fretboard gunk removal fluid

10 Jun 24
Reply by Frank SIlano

"It's a straight mortise joint, secured with that bolt, but GLUED as well, so you can…"

Frank Ford replied May 27 to Martin 000-1 neck attatched by means of.....?

13 May 29
Reply by Jay Lowe

"Mike  - That's pretty cool - I may have to make some myself, although I'll have to…"

Frank Ford replied May 24 to Handy shop shortcuts...

10 Jun 8
Reply by George Roberts


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