Acoustic Guitar Construction in the small shop -- Kenneth Michael Guitars LLC

Information, ideas and help for those constructing scratch built acoustic guitars or acoustic guitar kits - © 2017
It is currently Thu Nov 23, 2017 9:48 pm

All times are UTC - 5 hours [ DST ]


Forum rules


The purpose of this forum site is to provide a means for acoustic guitar makers at all skill levels to forward information, share experience and ask questions if project obstacles are encountered. We ask that egos be left at the door – the highest levels of courtesy and respect are to be shown to all. Posts containing disparaging comments will be removed. The “Acoustic Guitar Construction Forum” is owned by Kenneth Michael Guitars and is copy protected. Direct links to luthier suppliers are not permitted and will be edited.



Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 5 posts ] 
Author Message
PostPosted: Tue Sep 12, 2017 5:40 pm 
Offline

Joined: Fri Dec 16, 2011 8:13 pm
Posts: 136
Attachment:
File comment: Bracing
J200 bracing Resized.jpg
J200 bracing Resized.jpg [ 91.34 KiB | Viewed 178 times ]
Before I close it up, I'll take comments on the bracing. Too heavy?
This is my fist attempt at tuning the top. Apparently that is a religious subject. I'm trying to get it responsive without removing too much brace.

Maple body with a stripe.


Attachments:
File comment: In case you want to see the outside
J200 outside Resized.jpg
J200 outside Resized.jpg [ 79.73 KiB | Viewed 178 times ]
Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Tue Sep 12, 2017 6:45 pm 
Offline

Joined: Mon Dec 19, 2011 4:19 pm
Posts: 2194
Doesn't look too heavy to me. Looks great


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Tue Sep 12, 2017 7:49 pm 
Offline

Joined: Fri Dec 23, 2011 8:33 pm
Posts: 1802
Location: Seattle
Looks good, not too heavy to me.

_________________
http://www.harvestmoonguitars.com


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Wed Sep 13, 2017 2:02 pm 
Offline

Joined: Sun Dec 30, 2012 1:20 pm
Posts: 970
Location: Arnhem area, the Netherlands
Not too heavy.
herman


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Fri Sep 15, 2017 5:36 pm 
Offline

Joined: Fri Dec 16, 2011 8:13 pm
Posts: 136
Thanks guys.

I closed it up and hopefully will bind it this weekend.


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 5 posts ] 

All times are UTC - 5 hours [ DST ]


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group