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"It's possible that the necks are butt-glued and mortised into the neck block without…"

Frank Ford replied Mar 4 to The Most Difficult Neck Reset .. need ideas

18 Mar 18
Reply by onewent

" Unlike Martin guitars, the finish on those old Gibsons is notoriously thick and bri…"

Frank Ford replied Feb 13 to Gibson neck heel damage

3 Feb 13
Reply by Greg Mirken

"Sorry about that  - another one slipped through yesterday.   I don't hesitate to dro…"

Frank Ford replied Feb 4 to NEW MEMBERSHIP DENIED?

23 Feb 4
Reply by Victor Croll

"Thanks  -  I heard about that today and dumped that "member!""

Frank Ford replied Feb 4 to NEW MEMBERSHIP DENIED?

23 Feb 4
Reply by Victor Croll

"Spurts, yes. I got the same advice from a luthier who had done a lot of binding rep…"

Frank Ford replied Jan 19 to Rotted binding on a Gretsch 6122

3 Jan 19
Reply by Frank Ford

"Some of the early frets had a kind of "knurling" or a series of machine-produced den…"

Frank Ford replied Jan 18 to Old Frets - General Question

4 Jan 18
Reply by onewent

"I vote MAHGONY. Harmony made a lot of stuff for Sears under the Supertone label.  Th…"

Frank Ford replied Dec 26, 2020 to Curly Koa or Curly Mahogany

13 Jan 17
Reply by George Roberts

"Is it similar to the ones that StewMac and LMI have ?"

Frank Ford replied Dec 26, 2020 to WTB Caramillo bending iron

4 Dec 30, 2020
Reply by Mike Cornwall

"Well then, that's a new one on me, too.   We've seen radically unmatched two-piece t…"

Frank Ford replied Dec 15, 2020 to K1 Mandocello... factory spliced neck?

6 Dec 15, 2020
Reply by Paul Breen

"This mandocello has been worked over, so there's a host of possibilities, I suppose.…"

Frank Ford replied Dec 14, 2020 to K1 Mandocello... factory spliced neck?

6 Dec 15, 2020
Reply by Paul Breen

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