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Michael Fix plays the Kathmandu Kids Guitar


Best Woods for making an Acoustic Guitar

I am often asked about the best woods used when making a guitar One of the most frequently asked questions I get from people looking to make a guitar (and others generally) is:  What is the best wood for making an acoustic guitar?  Or alternatively, What difference does the species of wood used in the
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Soprano Ukulele Bridge Repair

In this post I demonstrate how a poorly glued on Soprano Ukulele bridge, done at the factory, has lead to the inevitable detachment of the bridge.  A short video shows you the problem, my approach to effecting the repair and the repaired uke.  The client in this case did not require the uke to be
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