neck volute

neck volute

exploring peghead design

exploring peghead design

peghead

peghead

gluing soundport reinforcement

gluing soundport reinforcement

soundport

soundport

Chladni top testing

Chladni top testing

Chaldni testing back

Chaldni testing back

Gluing Bridge plate

Gluing Bridge plate

braced top-partially carved

braced top-partially carved

routed ledge ready for binding

routed ledge ready for binding

Bent bindings

Bent bindings

Sides in heated bending form

Sides in heated bending form

Bent side in mold

Bent side in mold

bent side

bent side

bent sides in mold

bent sides in mold

Checking the fit of back braces

Checking the fit of back braces

Heel cap installed

Heel cap installed

peghead with logo

peghead with logo

ready for fretting

ready for fretting

Eagle feather inlay

Eagle feather inlay

feather images

feather images

gluing FB binding

gluing FB binding

gluing on the back

gluing on the back

neck in various stages

neck in various stages

sides in mold w/lining

sides in mold w/lining

side assembly

side assembly

routing the back radius on the sides

routing the back radius on the sides

Clearing the center strip for braces

Clearing the center strip for braces

Gluing on rough back bracing

Gluing on rough back bracing

shaping back braces

shaping back braces

Back braces shaped

Back braces shaped

Gluing a bookmatched top

Gluing a bookmatched top

gluing the bridge on

gluing the bridge on

gluing the bridge on

gluing the bridge on

Frets installed

Frets installed

Top bracing Eng/Koa guitar

Top bracing Eng/Koa guitar

gluing the top to sides

gluing the top to sides