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by Robbie O'Brien
Tue Mar 30, 2021 1:26 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Clamping a bridge
Replies: 2
Views: 258

Re: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Clamping a bridge

There is time if you work efficiently. Heat the bridge before hand as well to give yourself a bit more open time.

Robbie
by Robbie O'Brien
Tue Mar 30, 2021 12:11 am
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Clamping a bridge
Replies: 2
Views: 258

New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Clamping a bridge

Here is the latest Luthier Tips du Jour video. - In this video I show one way to clamp a bridge to the soundboard. This video as well as all my other videos are available via my website, http://www.obrienguitars.com/videos , LMI's website or on youtube. Don't forget to subscribe to my channel if you...
by Robbie O'Brien
Tue Feb 16, 2021 6:08 am
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Wolf notes
Replies: 1
Views: 577

New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Wolf notes

Here is the latest Luthier Tips du Jour video. - In this video I invite Australian luthier, Trevor Gore, to explain what a wolf note is. This video as well as all my other videos are available via my website, http://www.obrienguitars.com/videos , LMI's website or on youtube. Don't forget to subscrib...
by Robbie O'Brien
Tue Jan 26, 2021 1:25 am
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Strings
Replies: 0
Views: 903

New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Strings

Here is the latest Luthier Tips du Jour video. - In this video I invite Australian luthier, Trevor Gore, to explain what role the strings play. This video as well as all my other videos are available via my website, http://www.obrienguitars.com/videos , LMI's website or on youtube. Don't forget to s...
by Robbie O'Brien
Fri Jan 15, 2021 1:56 am
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Cedar vs. Spruce
Replies: 12
Views: 3019

Re: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Cedar vs. Spruce

I have no idea why that is happening. Is it when clicking on my videos or any video on Youtube?
by Robbie O'Brien
Tue Jan 05, 2021 4:18 am
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Cedar vs. Spruce
Replies: 12
Views: 3019

New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Cedar vs. Spruce

Here is the latest Luthier Tips du Jour video. - In this video I invite Australian luthier, Trevor Gore, to explain the difference between Cedar and Spruce. This video as well as all my other videos are available via my website, http://www.obrienguitars.com/videos , LMI's website or on youtube. Don'...
by Robbie O'Brien
Tue Dec 01, 2020 1:21 am
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Bad sounding string
Replies: 0
Views: 1834

New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Bad sounding string

Here is the latest Luthier Tips du Jour video. - In this video I discuss one possibility for troubleshooting a bad sounding string. This video as well as all my other videos are available via my website, http://www.obrienguitars.com/videos , LMI's website or on youtube. Don't forget to subscribe to ...
by Robbie O'Brien
Tue Nov 10, 2020 12:40 am
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - back braces
Replies: 0
Views: 2154

New Luthier Tips du Jour video - back braces

Here is the latest Luthier Tips du Jour video. - In this video I discuss whether to use 3 or 4 back braces. This video as well as all my other videos are available via my website, http://www.obrienguitars.com/videos , LMI's website or on youtube. Don't forget to subscribe to my channel if you want t...
by Robbie O'Brien
Tue Oct 20, 2020 2:49 am
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Cleaning saw blades
Replies: 0
Views: 1642

New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Cleaning saw blades

Here is the latest Luthier Tips du Jour video. - In this video I show how to clean sawblades. This video as well as all my other videos are available via my website, http://www.obrienguitars.com/videos , LMI's website or on youtube. Don't forget to subscribe to my channel if you want to get the late...
by Robbie O'Brien
Mon Sep 28, 2020 10:35 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Fixing loose binding
Replies: 0
Views: 1621

New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Fixing loose binding

Here is the latest Luthier Tips du Jour video. - In this video I show how to fix binding that has come loose from a guitar. This video as well as all my other videos are available via my website, http://www.obrienguitars.com/videos , LMI's website or on youtube. Don't forget to subscribe to my chann...
by Robbie O'Brien
Tue Sep 22, 2020 2:16 am
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Cool machines
Replies: 9
Views: 4465

Re: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Cool machines

Here is a video I did a number of years ago about setting up and using bandsaws. Hopefully you can pick up a trick or two.

youtu.be/ZviQKoKJ3yI
by Robbie O'Brien
Tue Sep 08, 2020 1:39 am
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Finish repair
Replies: 0
Views: 1597

New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Finish repair

Here is the latest Luthier Tips du Jour video. - In this video I show how to fix a finish crack. This video as well as all my other videos are available via my website, http://www.obrienguitars.com/videos , LMI's website or on youtube. Don't forget to subscribe to my channel if you want to get the l...
by Robbie O'Brien
Tue Aug 18, 2020 10:34 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - re-shaping strat pickguard
Replies: 2
Views: 1116

Re: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - re-shaping strat pickguard

I agree. An original would have been nice in case you wanted to go back.
by Robbie O'Brien
Mon Aug 17, 2020 11:20 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - re-shaping strat pickguard
Replies: 2
Views: 1116

New Luthier Tips du Jour video - re-shaping strat pickguard

Here is the latest Luthier Tips du Jour video. - In this video I offer show how to re-shape a strat pickguard. This video as well as all my other videos are available via my website, http://www.obrienguitars.com/videos , LMI's website or on youtube. Don't forget to subscribe to my channel if you wan...
by Robbie O'Brien
Mon Jul 27, 2020 11:41 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - crack repair using tuning machines
Replies: 2
Views: 1259

New Luthier Tips du Jour video - crack repair using tuning machines

Here is the latest Luthier Tips du Jour video. - In this video I offer a tip for using tuning machines to do a crack repair. This video as well as all my other videos are available via my website, http://www.obrienguitars.com/videos , LMI's website or on youtube. Don't forget to subscribe to my chan...
by Robbie O'Brien
Mon Jun 29, 2020 11:03 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Sanding Bars
Replies: 0
Views: 2092

New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Sanding Bars

Here is the latest Luthier Tips du Jour video. - In this video I show some of the many uses for sanding bars. This video as well as all my other videos are available via my website, http://www.obrienguitars.com/videos , LMI's website or on youtube. Don't forget to subscribe to my channel if you want...
by Robbie O'Brien
Mon Jun 08, 2020 10:47 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Reaching inside the guitar
Replies: 0
Views: 2313

New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Reaching inside the guitar

Here is the latest Luthier Tips du Jour video. - In this video I offer a tip for gaining access to hard to reach places inside a guitar during repair work. This video as well as all my other videos are available via my website, http://www.obrienguitars.com/videos , LMI's website or on youtube. Don't...
by Robbie O'Brien
Mon May 18, 2020 11:16 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - beveling classical guitar bridge ends
Replies: 3
Views: 2094

New Luthier Tips du Jour video - beveling classical guitar bridge ends

Here is the latest Luthier Tips du Jour video. - In this video I talk about how to precisely bevel the wings of a classical guitar bridge. This video as well as all my other videos are available via my website, http://www.obrienguitars.com/videos , LMI's website or on youtube. Don't forget to subscr...
by Robbie O'Brien
Mon Apr 20, 2020 11:20 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Royal lac - Post cat
Replies: 0
Views: 2953

New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Royal lac - Post cat

Here is the latest Luthier Tips du Jour video. - In this video I talk about post catalyzed finishes. This video as well as all my other videos are available via my website, http://www.obrienguitars.com/videos , LMI's website or on youtube. Don't forget to subscribe to my channel if you want to get t...
by Robbie O'Brien
Tue Mar 31, 2020 10:37 am
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Installing kerfing without
Replies: 3
Views: 3079

New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Installing kerfing without

Here is the latest Luthier Tips du Jour video. - In this video I talk about how to install reverse kerfing without breaking it. This video as well as all my other videos are available via my website, http://www.obrienguitars.com/videos , LMI's website or on youtube. Don't forget to subscribe to my c...
by Robbie O'Brien
Mon Mar 09, 2020 11:41 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Truss rods - Spray Equipment
Replies: 0
Views: 6353

New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Truss rods - Spray Equipment

Here is the latest Luthier Tips du Jour video. - In this video I talk about spray equipment. This video as well as all my other videos are available via my website, http://www.obrienguitars.com/videos , LMI's website or on youtube. Don't forget to subscribe to my channel if you want to get the lates...
by Robbie O'Brien
Tue Feb 18, 2020 12:53 am
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Truss rods - Testing before
Replies: 0
Views: 6737

New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Truss rods - Testing before

Here is the latest Luthier Tips du Jour video. - In this video I answer a viewer's question about truss rods. This video as well as all my other videos are available via my website, http://www.obrienguitars.com/videos , LMI's website or on youtube. Don't forget to subscribe to my channel if you want...
by Robbie O'Brien
Tue Jan 28, 2020 12:31 am
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - LED lighting
Replies: 0
Views: 6885

New Luthier Tips du Jour video - LED lighting

Here is the latest Luthier Tips du Jour video. - In this video I explain why I like LED lighting. This video as well as all my other videos are available via my website, http://www.obrienguitars.com/videos , LMI's website or on youtube. Don't forget to subscribe to my channel if you want to get the ...
by Robbie O'Brien
Tue Jan 07, 2020 1:22 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Fretboard compound radius
Replies: 2
Views: 4217

Re: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Fretboard compound radius

Thank you and to you and yours as well. All the best in 2020