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by Kamusur
Thu Oct 17, 2019 7:47 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Veneer softener
Replies: 2
Views: 623

Veneer softener

Hi everyone I was given a recipe today for a Veneer Softener. Obviously I have not had a chance to try this out yet but according to the source it is used in their veneer shop. 1ltr of water, 400mls of glycerin and 100mls of methylated spirits and they paint or spray it on to the surface. So I march...
by Kamusur
Wed Nov 21, 2018 8:24 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Selling my Luthiery wood and tools - retired
Replies: 17
Views: 5232

Re: Selling my Luthiery wood and tools - retired

Definitely interested in summat Zendo

Steve
by Kamusur
Sat Nov 03, 2018 12:33 pm
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Multiscale 7 string with a difference
Replies: 7
Views: 2883

Re: Multiscale 7 string with a difference

That looks pretty damned hot Allan, very well done.

Steve
by Kamusur
Mon Oct 08, 2018 5:26 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Attention all Lurkers
Replies: 42
Views: 19709

Re: Attention all Lurkers

Don't make that much noise Martin but still here.

Steve
by Kamusur
Wed Sep 12, 2018 6:36 pm
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Liscence Plate CBG
Replies: 5
Views: 2163

Re: Liscence Plate CBG

That looks pretty cool Dennis, well done.

Steve
by Kamusur
Sat Aug 18, 2018 12:20 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: CA Glue?
Replies: 9
Views: 2777

Re: CA Glue?

Jim don't forget Loctite and others are coloured,,, just saying if you want clear?

Steve
by Kamusur
Sat Aug 04, 2018 9:58 pm
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Odd Ball Junior
Replies: 4
Views: 1971

Re: Odd Ball Junior

That's insane Nigel, bloody near impossible to believe its not not 50yrs plus old. :cl :cl

Steve
by Kamusur
Sat Aug 04, 2018 10:49 am
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Les Paul Junior
Replies: 4
Views: 2185

Re: Les Paul Junor

Martin may i ask did the slab come from their yard or near the mill over on the far hill?

Steve
by Kamusur
Sat Aug 04, 2018 10:32 am
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: School builds
Replies: 4
Views: 1834

Re: School builds

Lots of great work done there Martin.

Steve
by Kamusur
Mon Jul 23, 2018 9:17 pm
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Indigenous themed retro SS and classical
Replies: 8
Views: 2899

Re: Indigenous themed retro SS and classical

Whatever your objectives were when you built this pair Trevor you definitely achieved them. They look exceptional and no doubt sound as good as they look, very well done.

Steve
by Kamusur
Thu Jul 12, 2018 2:14 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Advanced Hard Shellac Finish from Gore/Gilet
Replies: 4
Views: 1866

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: 2884

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: 4118

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: 1703

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: 4299

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: 4299

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: 1725

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: 1922

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: 2952

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: 3842

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: 2062

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: 4374

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: 20502

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: 3111

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: 2752

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