It’s been all fretboards all the time for the last week or so, and I’ve made some great progress. I guess that “great” probably reflects quality more than quantity. Ten days to cut out, plane and slot a fretboard is probably not fast in the grand scheme of things, but as far as being happy
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Just a quick update on some decisions that have been made, and a little bit of work progress. I’ve got some maple boards hanging out in the shop which are just the right size to turn into concert uke fret boards. So I’m going to make a few. Why a few, and not just one?
With the guitar from the Ibanez project successfully sold, it was great timing that the Rose Bowl Flea Market came up on the calendar again this past weekend. So off I went in search of another project. I had another guitar in mind, but just didn’t come across any that really sparked my imagination. There
I picked up this Ibanez Artcore AS73 back in June 2015 at the Rose Bowl Flea Market in Pasadena, CA. When I found it, it was damaged at the neck joint and missing most of the hardware. What hardware was left (a few mismatched tuners, the cable jack and a couple pots) was in pretty