I have just finished an oddball August Carlstedt big parlor with a whopping 67,5 cm scale length (mensur), 26.6" for you Americans. It's a light built guitar with wide sides and big volume in the…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by jbbancroft Dec 14, 2018.
I have a customers guitar that has a very dark tone, the darkest I have ever experienced. Rosewood in the bottom and sides may be one explanation. Sounds really good, but having dark sounding…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Roger Häggström Sep 18, 2018.
When glueing braces or the top/bottom/sides the wood should be dry. The current dryness of the top/bottom/sides will be "built in" the guitar by the glue. If the air and the wood is damp when…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Roger Häggström Jul 25, 2018.
I made a thread about nut compensation some time ago. Since then I've been making nut compensations on many old guitars. But sometimes I've had problems with the saddle and the thick E, A and D…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Roger Häggström Jul 12, 2018.