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Metal Body Resonator

My latest project. The body is 26 gauge sheet metal. The neck is hard Maple with a Walnut fret board.

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Comment by jim on January 7, 2017 at 2:56am

Sound check?

Comment by Tom Temple on December 23, 2016 at 9:42am

Hi Darryl.

The Metal Body sounds just like you would expect. It is a biscuit resonator so the strings produce a sharp, distinct tone. It is noticeably more metallic sounding than my wooden biscuit resonator. I've compared the sound to some on line metal body resonators and the sound is very similar. I want to add a Piezo pickup to see how it sounds when amplified. I will continue "tweaking" for several weeks as I get it dialed int.

Thanks for posting a comment.

Comment by darryl.kernaghan on December 23, 2016 at 8:55am

Nice work Tom, sound good?

Comment by jim on December 20, 2016 at 9:49pm

OH my! Very nice!

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