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by Bob Francis
Wed Mar 03, 2021 8:48 pm
Forum: Bowed Stringed Instruments and Bows
Topic: A 'Harlequin' fiddle
Replies: 14
Views: 160

Re: A 'Harlequin' fiddle

Awesome work!
by Bob Francis
Fri Feb 19, 2021 9:53 pm
Forum: Jam Session
Topic: MIMF News & a giveaway
Replies: 23
Views: 2511

Re: MIMF News & a giveaway

Please sign me in!
by Bob Francis
Sat Feb 13, 2021 12:54 pm
Forum: Detailed Builds/Tutorials
Topic: Squareneck Resonator - Detailed Build Notes
Replies: 22
Views: 1589

Re: Squareneck Resonator - Detailed Build Notes

This is a great tut!
Thanks
by Bob Francis
Fri Feb 05, 2021 6:50 pm
Forum: Solid-Body and Chambered or Semi-Solid Electric Guitars and Bass Guitars
Topic: Nuts.
Replies: 2
Views: 398

Re: Nuts.

Sound self-advice.
by Bob Francis
Sat Jan 30, 2021 11:29 am
Forum: Tools and Jigs
Topic: Veneer Saw.
Replies: 6
Views: 833

Re: Veneer Saw.

You may still need a few passes but like Barry said it won't follow the grain like a knife.
by Bob Francis
Tue Jan 19, 2021 6:28 pm
Forum: Wood and Materials Q&A
Topic: Roast your own Ash
Replies: 3
Views: 836

Re: Roast your own Ash

From what I have read it requires a vacuum kiln at around 400 F (190 C?)/
by Bob Francis
Tue Dec 08, 2020 10:04 am
Forum: Electronics
Topic: Weird buzzing behavior
Replies: 4
Views: 1144

Re: Weird buzzing behavior

Try a different cable too. I have had cables act like AM antennae.
by Bob Francis
Sun Nov 08, 2020 11:26 am
Forum: String Instrument Repair: Practical and Political Issues
Topic: Gibson LG-0 bridge
Replies: 24
Views: 5352

Re: Gibson LG-0 bridge

Nice work!
by Bob Francis
Sun Nov 08, 2020 11:24 am
Forum: Bowed Stringed Instruments and Bows
Topic: Violin build real time start to finish?
Replies: 33
Views: 6858

Re: Violin build real time start to finish?

What a great essay! Thank you
by Bob Francis
Sun Nov 01, 2020 9:23 am
Forum: Tools and Jigs
Topic: Sanding pad reconstruction
Replies: 1
Views: 1108

Re: Sanding pad reconstruction

75% success is as good as chip manufacturers hope for.
Clever!
by Bob Francis
Sun Oct 25, 2020 6:46 pm
Forum: String Instrument Repair: Practical and Political Issues
Topic: Martin N-20 Folk Guitar repair
Replies: 32
Views: 6772

Re: Martin N-20 Folk Guitar repair

This is a very interesting discussion.
by Bob Francis
Sat Sep 26, 2020 2:41 pm
Forum: Flat-Top Acoustic Guitars and Bass Guitars
Topic: Oak Classical
Replies: 7
Views: 2570

Re: Oak Classical

I could hear a certain brightness in the oak and by the way it is a stunning guitar.
by Bob Francis
Sun Aug 30, 2020 11:23 am
Forum: Ukuleles
Topic: Making a Cigar Box Ukulele
Replies: 6
Views: 2417

Re: Making a Cigar Box Ukulele

Another nice video Pauk.
by Bob Francis
Fri Aug 21, 2020 4:14 pm
Forum: Tools and Jigs
Topic: Tool chest/ Tool organization?
Replies: 9
Views: 2418

Re: Tool chest/ Tool organization?

Kudos to you both those are inspiring.
by Bob Francis
Tue Jul 21, 2020 4:38 pm
Forum: Solid-Body and Chambered or Semi-Solid Electric Guitars and Bass Guitars
Topic: New Build for Myself
Replies: 9
Views: 3010

Re: New Build for Myself

That looks really nice.
With the bonus of seeing more Yankee screwdrivers in one place than I have ever seen.