Roger Häggström's Discussions
Made a jig to give brace blanks a small radius, 30" for the top braces and 20" for the bottom ones, using a toggle clamp, a long plane and a shooting board.The jig clamped to the workbench. It has…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Redacted Nov 1.
Had a mystery buzz on one string, did the right things and sanded the nut and saddle smooth in the contact points but still the same buzz. The only thing left was to change the string and that solved…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Roger Häggström Sep 21.
Made a jig to measure the tension from different strings using a hanging scale capable of 100 kg. The information about tension is one thing the string makers seldom talk about. And if they have…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Palle Clausen Jun 17.
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.