Started this discussion. Last reply by Markus Schmid Oct 22, 2009.
With a wide chisel and a spokeshave roughly shape the body:
While hollowing the charango body in the following steps, tiny cracks may begin to appear and open more and more at the end grain (near the neck and at the end). To avoid this, moisture the wood in the critical areas regularly with a wet rag (especially when you note opening cracks - they will close again completely later on, so don't worry too much about this). Keep the…
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