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by colburge
Sun Apr 15, 2018 8:00 am
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Donations drive to help cover forum running costs
Replies: 15
Views: 463

Re: Donations drive to help cover forum running costs

Martin

The link didn't resolve for me either using any of the browsers, maybe I wasn't holding my tongue right! I Logged into Paypal and found the account easily though.

Thx

Col
by colburge
Thu Apr 12, 2018 4:53 pm
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Blackwood Concert with Cherry Blossome inlay
Replies: 8
Views: 856

Re: Blackwood Concert with Cherry Blossome inlay

Immaculate work Allen, you are going to give Chuck from Moore Bettah a run for his money.

Col
by colburge
Thu Apr 12, 2018 2:15 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Trevor Gore interview by Matthew Ottley
Replies: 1
Views: 238

Re: Trevor Gore interview by Matthew Ottley

Thanks, it was am interesting podcast.

Col
by colburge
Tue Mar 13, 2018 7:15 am
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: B/w small body guitar.
Replies: 13
Views: 981

Re: B/w small body guitar.

Beautifully done, particularly like the head-stock design .

Cheers

Col
by colburge
Fri Feb 09, 2018 8:21 pm
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Baritione Uke with Sound Port and Arm Bevel
Replies: 5
Views: 584

Re: Baritione Uke with Sound Port and Arm Bevel

Beautiful instrument, I would be proud to own it.

Col
by colburge
Mon Nov 27, 2017 8:40 am
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: The 5 minute fretboard
Replies: 13
Views: 1227

Re: The 5 minute fretboard

Interesting to see how the Pro's do it, great tutorial.

Col
by colburge
Mon Oct 30, 2017 6:53 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Timber supply - WA
Replies: 39
Views: 3429

Re: Timber supply - WA

Hi

Tim Spittle is your guy in WA, I have bought lots from him, fair prices and good service.

Col
by colburge
Tue Oct 17, 2017 6:52 pm
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Engelmann & Oregon Myrtlewood dread cutaway
Replies: 3
Views: 905

Re: Engelmann & Oregon Myrtlewood dread cutaway

Looks amazing - love the back strip.

Col
by colburge
Fri Jul 21, 2017 6:56 am
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Mango Tenor
Replies: 4
Views: 1604

Re: Mango Tenor

I think it looks cool, well done mate.

Col
by colburge
Fri Jun 30, 2017 7:48 am
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Spherical fret ends
Replies: 13
Views: 3224

Re: Spherical fret ends

I am interested in seeing how you do it.

Col
by colburge
Sun Jun 18, 2017 8:48 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: I'm retiring
Replies: 45
Views: 9952

Re: I'm retiring

All the best and good luck in your new life, sounds pretty bloody good to be honest.

Col
by colburge
Thu Jun 15, 2017 9:30 am
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: New toy
Replies: 4
Views: 1251

Re: New toy

Happy Birthday buddy, that's a good present!

I bought the Veritas smoothing plane a couple of years back, it's really nice to have a quality tool, makes planing a whole lot easier.

Col
by colburge
Tue Feb 14, 2017 5:21 pm
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Some recent builds
Replies: 5
Views: 2534

Re: Some recent builds

Love them all, but the Tele is King!

Col
by colburge
Fri Feb 05, 2016 6:27 am
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Satin Black Searls SS6RT
Replies: 7
Views: 2504

Re: Satin Black Searls SS6RT

I haven't seen a guitar of yours that I didn't like, this one is awesome as well.

Col
by colburge
Sat Dec 05, 2015 6:12 pm
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Otway Blackwood and Spruce dreadnought
Replies: 6
Views: 2006

Re: Otway Blackwood and Spruce dreadnought

oooh, nice!!

Col
by colburge
Sat Oct 24, 2015 2:34 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Cutting CF Truss Rod
Replies: 15
Views: 3189

Re: Cutting CF Truss Rod

It is very easy to cut, sand or file. I just use a hack saw and clean it up with a file.

Col
by colburge
Sat Aug 15, 2015 4:24 pm
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: First Acoustic
Replies: 9
Views: 3272

Re: First Acoustic

Good work mate, it is a nice feeling to build your first guitar.

Cheers

Col
by colburge
Sat Aug 08, 2015 4:23 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Modifications
Replies: 6
Views: 1295

Re: Modifications

Wow, amazing paint job.

Col
by colburge
Sun Jul 26, 2015 8:47 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Server Maintenance
Replies: 45
Views: 9912

Re: Server Maintenance

Thanks for maintaining the site Bob, the new interface is much better too.

Col
by colburge
Sun Jul 19, 2015 9:12 am
Forum: The Gallery
Topic: Radius top superstrat
Replies: 6
Views: 2308

Re: Radius top superstrat

You never fail to impress! Another great looking instrument.

Col
by colburge
Wed Jul 15, 2015 8:40 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Please help !!!
Replies: 62
Views: 14899

Re: Please help !!!

"I'd be into crowd funding to buy a kid a wheel chair, not a stew mac binding jig."
Well said, I totally agree.


Col
by colburge
Sun Jul 12, 2015 8:16 am
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Build thread - Blackwood & Bunya Dreadnought
Replies: 232
Views: 42615

Re: Build thread - Blackwood & Bunya Dreadnought

Looks nice, cant wait to see it with a finish on it.

Col
by colburge
Wed May 06, 2015 3:07 pm
Forum: Instrument Builders Forum
Topic: Native Olive - Bending
Replies: 2
Views: 1191

Re: Native Olive - Bending

I built a uke out of it, on a mould though, it bends easily.

Col
by colburge
Wed Mar 25, 2015 10:02 pm
Forum: Jigs & Fixtures
Topic: Dust-free thicknessing machine
Replies: 4
Views: 3343

Re: Dust-free thicknessing machine

That is a really good, simple way of thicknessing bindings, I will definitley use it, thanks.

Col