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by Kamusur
Thu Jul 12, 2018 2:14 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Advanced Hard Shellac Finish from Gore/Gilet
Replies: 4
Views: 225

Re: Advanced Hard Shellac Finish from Gore/Gilet

Gee that's a pretty nice job with the finish Trent.

Steve
by Kamusur
Wed Jun 20, 2018 9:13 pm
Forum: Anything Goes
Topic: Sydney get together
Replies: 4
Views: 534

Re: Sydney get together

I'd be happy to hang out sometime Steve

Steve
by Kamusur
Mon May 28, 2018 8:04 pm
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Turning weeds into guitars
Replies: 5
Views: 1651

Re: Turning weeds into guitars

Sure loosens up the old sinuses no end when you're milling it.

Steve
by Kamusur
Sun May 06, 2018 1:46 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Sign of The Times
Replies: 2
Views: 480

Re: Sign of The Times

An old neighbour, a scotsman, once said to me "tha should nae mess aroond with something tha ken nuthing aboot". Shoulda stuck to making great guitars the rest said.

Steve
by Kamusur
Fri Mar 23, 2018 4:38 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Stunning wood
Replies: 14
Views: 1357

Re: Stunning wood

That's insane Allan aka "please pass the sunnies".

Stev
by Kamusur
Mon Mar 19, 2018 7:53 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Stunning wood
Replies: 14
Views: 1357

Re: Stunning wood

Come on guys this isn't fair. First the tease with a look inside the box :o then Perry slips in that body for the multi scale, wood porn it is!

Steve

P.S. Seriously gents well done.
by Kamusur
Thu Feb 22, 2018 1:23 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: How To repair hole in top
Replies: 4
Views: 633

Re: How To repair hole in top

Excellent work Steve :cl

Steve
by Kamusur
Sun Feb 18, 2018 8:31 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Materials pricing
Replies: 3
Views: 790

Re: Materials pricing

Not that my 2 cents helps any but that's a damned fine service they offer Perry with the individual fret/s tang cutting etc.

Steve
by Kamusur
Fri Feb 09, 2018 7:25 pm
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Baritione Uke with Sound Port and Arm Bevel
Replies: 5
Views: 854

Re: Baritione Uke with Sound Port and Arm Bevel

Very very sweet Allen, many kudos.

Steve
by Kamusur
Wed Jan 24, 2018 11:50 am
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Telealike.
Replies: 8
Views: 1047

Re: Telealike.

Very nice Jim, well done.

Steve
by Kamusur
Wed Jan 24, 2018 11:47 am
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: 16 inch jazzbox
Replies: 3
Views: 583

Re: 16 inch jazzbox

Ooh yeah, that really ticks the boxes, give yourself a pat on the back!!! :cl

Steve
by Kamusur
Thu Jan 18, 2018 3:52 pm
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Western Red Cedar & Indian Rosewood dread
Replies: 8
Views: 1163

Re: Western Red Cedar & Indian Rosewood dread

That's a mighty fine piece of work there Allan.

Steve
by Kamusur
Tue Jan 16, 2018 6:50 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Build a mandolin
Replies: 40
Views: 13169

Re: Build a mandolin

That's a bloody nice finish Rod, well done.

Steve
by Kamusur
Sun Dec 10, 2017 7:06 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: 75 walk throughs, no more till next year :(
Replies: 9
Views: 1108

Re: 75 walk throughs, no more till next year :(

You're a good man Steve thanks for sharing the tips and Merry Christmas to you and your family.

Steve
by Kamusur
Wed Dec 06, 2017 2:43 am
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Luthiery Practice for Sale
Replies: 6
Views: 1062

Re: Luthiery Practice for Sale

No idea why Martin, just noticed a couple of weeks back but Ross seems to have put the record straight.

Steve
by Kamusur
Tue Dec 05, 2017 11:03 am
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Luthiery Practice for Sale
Replies: 6
Views: 1062

Re: Luthiery Practice for Sale

Barry Kerr aka jordy-2jah @ebay who is from Victoria has his luthiery business up for sale at the moment. Always been a great guy to deal with and may be able to give you some pointers.

Steve
by Kamusur
Fri Dec 01, 2017 10:20 am
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Ancient spruce
Replies: 8
Views: 1216

Re: Ancient spruce

Yep Rod it sure is a shitload for a piece of dead tree, sorry i mean top grade tonewood. It may be the dearest piece of wood i have ever seen for sale.

Steve
by Kamusur
Thu Nov 30, 2017 1:08 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Ancient spruce
Replies: 8
Views: 1216

Ancient spruce

There are a couple of tops here http://alaskawoods.com/products.php?pid=290&detail=true and 1 super dooper special maybe a chrissy present :shock:

Steve
by Kamusur
Mon Sep 25, 2017 2:19 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Zipflex
Replies: 16
Views: 5383

Re: Zipflex

Simon what length does $230 AUD buy if you don't mind me asking.

Steve
by Kamusur
Thu Sep 21, 2017 7:26 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Zipflex
Replies: 16
Views: 5383

Re: Zipflex

Simon

You might want to repost this with a new title as it is a pretty old post, and welcome also.

Steve
by Kamusur
Tue Sep 12, 2017 8:19 pm
Forum: Anything Goes
Topic: Surgeons in Discussion
Replies: 1
Views: 758

Re: Surgeons in Discussion

Theres nothing but truth in that joke Martin.

Steve
by Kamusur
Sun Sep 10, 2017 9:08 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Cocobolo\WRC Falcate 00 12 fret to the body
Replies: 19
Views: 4942

Re: Zircote\WRC Falcate 00 12 fret to the body

Looks like it is all coming along very nicely John.

Steve
by Kamusur
Wed Aug 23, 2017 12:03 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Plastic bindings
Replies: 4
Views: 1228

Re: Plastic bindings

Definitely Cream bindings.

Steve
by Kamusur
Wed Aug 09, 2017 7:45 pm
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Black Heart Sassafras Dreadnought
Replies: 6
Views: 2054

Re: Black Heart Sassafras Dreadnought

Stunning finish Frank. Hope it plays and sounds as nice as it looks.

Steve
by Kamusur
Wed Aug 02, 2017 8:41 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Looking for Zipflex
Replies: 5
Views: 1575

Re: Looking for Zipflex

Thanks very much gentleman. Yes Mark that's the reason i side stepped them. Thanks Martin, i forgot about that discussion here a few years back but it was good to have a look again at some of Bobs excellent inlay work which was his first! Peter I always thought rightly or wrongly that we ( Australia...