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by Neal Carey
Sat Feb 11, 2012 2:46 pm
Forum: Ukuleles
Topic: Ukulele Headstock Logos
Replies: 23
Views: 20525

Re: Ukulele Headstock Logos

and a couple more
by Neal Carey
Sat Feb 11, 2012 2:42 pm
Forum: Ukuleles
Topic: Ukulele Headstock Logos
Replies: 23
Views: 20525

Re: Ukulele Headstock Logos

Thought I'd post the rest of the uke headstocks.
by Neal Carey
Wed Feb 08, 2012 9:44 pm
Forum: Ukuleles
Topic: Ukulele Headstock Logos
Replies: 23
Views: 20525

Re: Ukulele Headstock Logos

Thanks Jon. The Sea Turtle was the logo for a tenor uke my son and I built for one of his college friends as a graduation present. She, like him, was a Marine Biology major whose passion is for turtles. I think it was well received :-)
by Neal Carey
Mon Feb 06, 2012 6:08 pm
Forum: Ukuleles
Topic: Ukulele Headstock Logos
Replies: 23
Views: 20525

Re: Ukulele Headstock Logos

Thanks Kevin, appreciate your comments. I have others that I'll try to dig up and add here.
by Neal Carey
Sun Feb 05, 2012 8:40 am
Forum: Flat-Top Acoustic Guitars and Bass Guitars
Topic: Been awhile...
Replies: 5
Views: 4344

Re: Been awhile...

Well that is a really nice packing crate Stephen :-) I really like the butt end treatment, very different and attractive.
by Neal Carey
Fri Feb 03, 2012 8:47 pm
Forum: Jam Session
Topic: Last MIMF Newsletter from Deb: So Long, It's Been Good To Know Ya!
Replies: 40
Views: 22209

Re: Last MIMF Newsletter from Deb: So Long, It's Been Good To Know Ya!

Thanks so much Deb for everything you've done to keep the forum lively and alive. Your efforts are truly appreciated. Best wishes for your new endeavors!
by Neal Carey
Fri Feb 03, 2012 8:43 pm
Forum: Ukuleles
Topic: Ukulele Headstock Logos
Replies: 23
Views: 20525

Re: Ukulele Headstock Logos

Kevin, a couple of years back I was lucky enough to take 2 online inlay classes right here on the forum. It was a great experience and we learned a lot about creating nice inlays. It is not as hard as you might imagine. I'd recommend you start by reading Larry Robinson's book, "The Art of Inlay". As...
by Neal Carey
Fri Feb 03, 2012 8:38 pm
Forum: Ukuleles
Topic: Ukelele details
Replies: 7
Views: 6402

Re: Ukelele details

I haven't used the walnut for necks, only backs/sides/headplates. But sure, make the top of walnut as well. Personally I'd still recommend mahogany for the neck and perhaps try walnut for the fingerboard. Looking forward to seeing what you do with it.
by Neal Carey
Sat Jan 21, 2012 9:38 am
Forum: Ukuleles
Topic: Ukelele details
Replies: 7
Views: 6402

Re: Ukelele details

Andrew, in case you do come back here looking for a reply: Thickness does depend somewhat on the materials being used. Ukuleles should generally be built pretty light, meaning fairly thin, but if you're using cedar it is pretty soft and I'd go a bit heavier than if using all hardwoods. All that mean...
by Neal Carey
Sat Jan 21, 2012 9:19 am
Forum: Ukuleles
Topic: Ukulele Headstock Logos
Replies: 23
Views: 20525

Re: Ukulele Headstock Logos

I tried before but it didn't upload. I think they were too large and I didn't notice the error message.
by Neal Carey
Sat Jan 14, 2012 4:47 pm
Forum: Ukuleles
Topic: Ukulele Headstock Logos
Replies: 23
Views: 20525

Ukulele Headstock Logos

Here are a couple of inlays I've worked on for the tenor 'ukuleles I build.
by Neal Carey
Fri Jan 06, 2012 8:26 pm
Forum: Other Stringed Instruments
Topic: Pictures, test
Replies: 26
Views: 22720

Re: Pictures, test

Always such beautiful pictures Arnt.