Wyatt is entertaining to say
Cutting binding channel with a 1/4 chisel.
Top and bottom done. Next is purfling
Purfling and binding ledge.
1/4 chisel. Notice the hole in
my hand. Yes, we did draw
blood for this guitar.
End graft and Jack output will go here.
The top and bottom purfs are on.
Side purfling detail.
Binding the cutaway. A little tricky. Lots of odd
miters. The end of the cutaway will be cut off.
I'm trying to get a nice sharp point.
Boring picture of shop. Showing
workboard and my homeade 24" drum
sander in the backround.
I'm using ivory plastic binding on this. Its what vintage
Byrdlands use. And its wider to compensate for the
archtop. Glued on with 3M plastic emblem adheasive.