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NEW MEMBERSHIP DENIED?

Lately there has been a daily barrage of obvious spammers applying for membership here at FRETS.NET. Some time ago, I added those simple q…

Started by Frank FordLatest Reply

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Neck Re-Set Gallery

Hi All,  I've had a few neck re-sets through the workshop recently (lucky me). I always take a photo of the join once it's apart in case I…

Started by MrGlynLatest Reply

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Binding question...

After all these years of tinkering with everyone else's guitars, I'm finally getting around to actually making one of my own!  It's been a…

Started by Mike Kolb

0 9 hours ago

Laminated Archtop Plates

Looks like Acme Archtops under new ownership is not in business anymore.  Anyone here know of a good source for laminated plates?  I am not…

Started by Terence Kennedy

0 Oct 14

Dremel Routing Fret Slots

I have always done the old pick, saw, and/or knife cleaning. I am considering checking out the dremel method with the 1/32" bit. I have dre…

Started by Thomas James

39 Oct 7
Reply by Frank SIlano

Thick Varnish on a Bruno

This Bruno parlor guitar came with its original coffin case.  The guitar itself is about as close to a basket case as they come.  It was he…

Started by George Roberts

6 Oct 4
Reply by Roger Häggström

Bridge Pin Spacing ?

I am making a replacement bridge for a Bay State parlor guitar.  I don't have an original Bay State bridge to copy, so I was using an old o…

Started by George Roberts

3 Oct 3
Reply by Walter W Wright

Removing Fender style truss rods

Has anyone here had any success removing a headstock adjustment Fender style truss rod without removing the fingerboard?  I've seen one onl…

Started by Dave Sparrow

6 Sep 24
Reply by Dave Sparrow

Gretsch Acoustic reset

Hi all , I have a gretsch acoustic 7525 with triangle soundhole on by bench , it needs a reset and refret . Does anybody know how these go…

Started by Len Biglin

6 Sep 19
Reply by Roger Häggström

Neck Re-Set Gallery

Hi All,  I've had a few neck re-sets through the workshop recently (lucky me). I always take a photo of the join once it's apart in case I…

Started by MrGlyn

151 Sep 17
Reply by Len Biglin

Martin dovetail neck joints coming loose?

It may be purely coincidental, but in the last month I have come across 2 Martins where the heel has separated slightly from the body. It’s…

Started by Eric Gleason

4 Sep 4
Reply by Frank Ford

Is anyone here doing water decals?

 I need to have a few made. I need a  few 30s Oahu oval ones,  and possibly some of the larger 30s gold KayKraft Indian Head decals also. T…

Started by Kerry Krishna

9 Sep 3
Reply by Frank Capo

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