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The Delta Box will be a Crocker production instrument.  I'm creating all the templates, jigs, components and hardware so I can assemble many of these at a time.  The complete opposite of what I usually do.


The box


Using a Forstner bit in the drill press to make holes for the 2 broomsticks neck

I use a chunk of plank to square and steady the box


Making a support block for the end of the neck using the already cut holes as a guide for hole placement


Dry fit


Measuring and marking for the sound holes

She's beginning to take shape



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Comment by Sanddraggin on October 14, 2011 at 9:13am
Wow, very cool Ted.
Comment by c# merle on October 15, 2011 at 7:24am
very nice and clean build ted. 3 stringer?
Comment by Lonman on October 24, 2011 at 8:36pm
Super, thanks for sharing.
Comment by Gitz O'Corley on December 31, 2011 at 12:20am

Delta lookin awesome ted

Comment by Christopher Wittmann on May 17, 2012 at 8:09am

Cool, very nice.


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