George Roberts's Discussions
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 held together with duct tape, and I suspect it had been used…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Roger Häggström Oct 4.
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 original Martin pyramid bridge to get the spacing and…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Walter W Wright Oct 3.
Bought a very nice La Patrie Etude classical guitar at an estate sale last week. It plays and sounds great. When leaving the sale, a couple of drops of rain hit the top and soaked in as though…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by wood addict Jul 7.
In the past, when building guitars, or re-setting necks, I have always glued the shims into the dovetail cavity of the guitar. Is there any reason why the shims couldn't be glued to the neck part of…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by onewent Dec 14, 2020.