All Discussions Tagged 'neck' (49)

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Building new, alternative to dovetail ?

I am finally getting around to building some acoustics that have been on my mind for decades. I love working with wood, have done so all my…

Started by Valerie

16 Dec 14, 2009
Reply by Ned Knepp

MIM Fender strat, 1993, rosewood fretboard separating from neck very slightly between the 5th and 8th frets

hello all, i noticed a bump in the neck on this one. looking closer i see that the fretboard has separated, and that it has been unsuccessf…

Started by David Reilly

5 Nov 9, 2009
Reply by David Reilly

neck reset on 60's Harmony flatop

Hi gents, I'm a French beginner amateur luthier and need to reset the neck of a H165 (all mahogany). My problem is that when I drilled the…

Started by Jeff Berdollt

11 Oct 14, 2009
Reply by Jeff Berdollt

Harmony Sovereign needs help ASAP

Hello everyone! Here is another Sovereign post for ya. My cousin, for whom I pay bass, had a string break and he was unable to get the guit…

Started by John Cartwright

8 Oct 14, 2009
Reply by Ned Knepp

Different Neck Tensions When Re-fretting

Hello, I wanted to get some different views about this topic. Feelings on whether there should be tension on the truss rod, moderate tensi…

Started by Dave Bacon

7 Sep 25, 2009
Reply by Dave Bacon

Redwood Qustions

Hello folks, I recently acquired some very old, and well dried redwood planks salvaged by my grandfather years ago from some old piece of…

Started by John Cartwright

9 Aug 23, 2009
Reply by John Cartwright

the impossible neck reset

in Franks articlel on doing a neck reset with a "bolt on",

Started by fred huang

5 May 9, 2009
Reply by Frank Ford

Frank Ford's Espresso Neck-Steaming Rig with Krups Model Numbers

Howdy All :) I just thought I'd share my copy of Frank Ford's Neck Steaming tip that is located here from ack in year 2000: http://frets.c

Started by Dan Gibbs

7 May 6, 2009
Reply by Larry Parker

Taylor Finish Matching

Greetings all: First I would like to admit, I have started down the slippery slope of luthiery, I have decided prior to starting a new bui…

Started by SlideBender

5 Jan 2, 2009
Reply by SlideBender


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