This is the Bruno guitar that when I bought it had the back held on with duct tape. When I went to match the back up with the sides, there was a marked concavity to the outside of the back. The…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Chris Vallillo Mar 24.
This is the Bay State guitar that I work on sporadically. The back has been off as long as I've had it, more than 20 years. When I got to the point where I was going to put the back on again, there…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by George Roberts Mar 7.
I'm working on restoring a little Bay State parlor guitar. I think it dates to the 1890s, and curiously is marked "University of Michigan" with a small paper label in the sound hole, and the same…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by George Roberts Dec 8, 2021.
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 Chris Vallillo Nov 22, 2021.