I have joined a an "oldies" uke orchestra and i think they need a bass uke and I am interested in making it (and playing it too) I want it to look "uke Like", I would prefer not to amp it, I am using…Continue
"Re your comments on my tenor guitar build pics.
1. Thank you, it was a lot of fun!
2. I have since narrowed the neck a string spacing to a more traditional tenor Guitar spec.
Easier to play for me.
I have half a mind to build another…"
"I have done the xl spreadsheets for DAC and DF#A as these are the two i have a need for at this time. Like you say (EandOE) it was quite easy to use your work as a template (thanks).
Please share them with any other needy soul like me if you…"
"You are right. The uke really does some great chords even with only 4 strings. The problem is that the dulcimer lives up to its "sweetness" and I am sure that romantic songs of the 30s and 40s will l sound good (then I will…"
"Yes, I did something of an apprenticeship on the cbNation, then i sort of moved over here with TC but then got into ukes and Carbon fiber instruments as well as 3 ply timber. The result is that I have not been too active on either site but…"
"I just want to say that i have studied the spread sheet and it meets so many of my needs. It is a long time since i played dulcimer and 6+ was not around then so a few things have happened in the intervening time.
Since then I have taken to…"
That is just great. I am poorly music educated and have struggled with this. The Jazz dulcimer (if there is such a thing) I made i left out the 8+ to my horror, but i have taken on board your thoughts on what frets should be…"
"I have made two mini bass instruments (Ukulele) I started with Ashbory strings and they were a pain. The first string broke for no reason at all over night.
I changed to the Pahoehoe strings and they are fine. I bought proper…"
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