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by outbackjack
Tue Feb 13, 2018 2:01 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Wood identification?
Replies: 13
Views: 3952

Re: Wood identification?

Hi Everyone I am no expert by any measure but it looks a lot like Qld Blackwood that I have seen, A friend used to build kitchen cabinets so I was able to compare wood's he was using in the peace's I had for comparison the Qld Blackwood was very much the plain Jane compared to Tasi Blackwood some of...
by outbackjack
Sun Sep 17, 2017 1:59 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: No more building
Replies: 7
Views: 3830

I betRe: No more building

I bet they will hardly raise an eyebrow when you ask them to French polish would love to be a fly on the wall for that conversation would love to learn some new swear words oooh my
by outbackjack
Sun Sep 17, 2017 1:47 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Just starting in luthery you might find this of interest
Replies: 0
Views: 1820

Just starting in luthery you might find this of interest

Hi Everyone I recently purchased this E Book from Nigel Forster on how to start a luthery business now for the last forty years or so of my working life before I retired I operated my own business (so I was self employed and fairly well clued up)yet I found what he had to say very interesting for an...
by outbackjack
Fri Apr 03, 2015 5:32 pm
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Krzysztof Piotrowicz -PERTH WA - Spanish Classical No.1
Replies: 7
Views: 4214

Re: Krzysztof Piotrowicz -PERTH WA - Spanish Classical No.1

Hi Krzysztof thankyou very much I will go and look always been interested in shellac as a finish have spread some French polish on some unsuspecting peace's of wood personally I think there is no better finish Oh God I can feel the knives oh oh no that one is definitely an axe I have used Lacquers, ...
by outbackjack
Wed Mar 25, 2015 3:31 am
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Krzysztof Piotrowicz -PERTH WA - Spanish Classical No.1
Replies: 7
Views: 4214

Re: Krzysztof Piotrowicz -PERTH WA - Spanish Classical No.1

Wow boy if that's your first effort i can't wait to see your 4 or 5, A truly beautiful guitar i was going to start my first shortly but i am seriously thinking i might build a coffee table or a small box after seeing what you have produced beautiful beautiful Krzysztof might i ask where you found th...
by outbackjack
Tue Feb 10, 2015 2:55 am
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Rules and Restrictions for participation at this forum
Replies: 18
Views: 77056

Re: Rules and Restrictions for participation at this forum

Hi Everyone i am 66 and i have discovered that there is a never ending supply of stupidity no matter how often or by how many it is used and the alarming thing about it is that you are not aware that you are using it untill someone says stop beang so stupid I bet he thought he was beang so smart I f...
by outbackjack
Sun Jul 21, 2013 11:53 am
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: O.M old whisky barrel look...Without the sparkles...
Replies: 21
Views: 8855

Re: O.M old whisky barrel look...Without the sparkles...

Sorry Rob spelt your name with a small r no disrespect intended now i will write out 10.000 times first and last names are spelt with a capital letter first and last namessssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssss...
by outbackjack
Sun Jul 21, 2013 11:48 am
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: O.M old whisky barrel look...Without the sparkles...
Replies: 21
Views: 8855

Re: O.M old whisky barrel look...Without the sparkles...

Hi rob this is one truly GORGEOUS GUITAR
just one thing please don't tell me this is your first because if it is i am going out to the work shop to do myself
a terminal injury
BEAUTIFUL BEAUTIFUL BEAUTIFUL
CHEERS gEORGE