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by Maxxwell Cassidy
Tue Feb 19, 2019 3:58 am
Forum: Ukuleles
Topic: Pineapple Tenor Ukulele, Build #1, Olive/West.RedCedar/Cherry
Replies: 1
Views: 2546

Re: Pineapple Tenor Ukulele, Build #1, Olive/West.RedCedar/Cherry

About the wood choice. I'm an experienced woodworker, but I did a lot of crude work, as you do on a farm. I have a small ranchito in Chamisal, Taos Country, New Mexico, on the high road to Taos, and there were a lot of farm buildings to maintain during the 25 years I lived there. I've been a guiltar...
by Maxxwell Cassidy
Tue Feb 19, 2019 12:43 am
Forum: Ukuleles
Topic: Pineapple Tenor Ukulele, Build #1, Olive/West.RedCedar/Cherry
Replies: 1
Views: 2546

Pineapple Tenor Ukulele, Build #1, Olive/West.RedCedar/Cherry

Hello everyone, I thought I'd share the story of my first build, currently on-going. First, got word from the landlord, no more power tools on the front porch. Word from the wife, no power tools in the apartment. Just joined a Maker Space here in Albuquerque, NM, and I'll let you know how that goes....
by Maxxwell Cassidy
Mon Feb 11, 2019 8:18 pm
Forum: The Soundhole
Topic: New here
Replies: 3
Views: 10220

Re: New here

Hi, I'm Maxx, and I'm new here. I just had a total disaster with my first build, a soprano uke from an East Asian kit out of basswood ply. I followed the instructions blindly and put the fingerboard on in the wrong position, instead of just following my instinct and lining up the 12th fret with the ...