New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Mitered purflings

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New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Mitered purflings

Post by Robbie O'Brien » Tue Oct 02, 2018 12:32 am

Here is the latest Luthier Tips du Jour video - In this video I show one way of doing mitered purflings. 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.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vOao7mDOtRQ&t
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Re: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Mitered purflings

Post by Mark McLean » Tue Oct 02, 2018 7:55 pm

Nice one Robbie. Enviable mirror finish on the back of the chisel. Now can I request a tute on how to polish your chisels like that?
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Re: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Mitered purflings

Post by TallDad71 » Wed Oct 03, 2018 12:31 am

Mark McLean wrote:
Tue Oct 02, 2018 7:55 pm
Nice one Robbie. Enviable mirror finish on the back of the chisel. Now can I request a tute on how to polish your chisels like that?
Cheers
Mark from Australia
Robbie is old school. For example, did you know he only uses two chisels to shave every day? A 25mm for the cut and 35mm for the reflection!

Nice video Robbie.
Alan

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Re: New Luthier Tips du Jour video - Mitered purflings

Post by Robbie O'Brien » Wed Oct 03, 2018 2:27 am

Thanks folks. Actually I already have a video course that will show you how to sharpen your chisels and other tools used in lutherie.
https://obrienguitars.com/courses/sharpening
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