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by Kif Wood
Sat Sep 01, 2012 1:09 pm
Forum: Flat-Top Acoustic Guitars and Bass Guitars
Topic: Gibsonian L-0 With No Truss Rod.
Replies: 4
Views: 2163

Re: Gibsonian L-0 With No Truss Rod.

if you are worried about the lack of an 'adjustable' truss rod, or just lack of truss rod. For what it is worth, I have built several flat-tops with 660mm scale (26") using up to 12-52 bronze strings that ahve no truss rod whatsoever. Instead i cut a slot and insert 12mm x 6mm CF rectangular tube. A...
by Kif Wood
Wed Jun 20, 2012 6:59 am
Forum: Wood and Materials Q&A
Topic: Lets Talk Light Weight Woods
Replies: 16
Views: 8169

Re: Lets Talk Light Weight Woods

In the last 12 months I built a 'Flamenco/Classical' with some wood I found in a skip when a wood working company moved . I never waste a chance of 'freebees', but presumed the timber used for doors, stairs etc would be unsuitable. I pulled out a 2" plank 10"x 36" and to my amazement it weighed next...
by Kif Wood
Sat Mar 17, 2012 2:37 pm
Forum: Flat-Top Acoustic Guitars and Bass Guitars
Topic: Kif Wood's Adjustable neck
Replies: 9
Views: 4357

Re: Kif Wood's Adjustable neck

Hi John, been off the forum for a while, but just caught this. Hopefully Charlie will be able to do the transfers and the thread info will be available. However, please feel free to ask any questions. I shall log in when possible...almost overloaded with work at the moment!! Alternatively, I sent Ma...
by Kif Wood
Sat Jan 07, 2012 8:41 pm
Forum: Other Stringed Instruments
Topic: Pictures, test
Replies: 26
Views: 22406

Re: Pictures, test

.......and when message is posted , go automatically to the post being viewed!
by Kif Wood
Sat Jan 07, 2012 8:40 pm
Forum: Other Stringed Instruments
Topic: Pictures, test
Replies: 26
Views: 22406

Re: Pictures, test

Hi Charlie, and Arnt. Beautiful pics, as usual, Arnt! This worries me as the bigger format will no doubt show up my lazy craftsmanship !!!!! A suggestion Charlie; personally I find the 'post heading repeat' at the beginning of each 'reply' a bit confusing. What I really like about this forum is the ...