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Spent 4 or 5 months on and off on this one….Baritone ukulele with ingleman spruce sound board, bubinga back, cherry sides, maple and bubinga neck, bubinga fret board, and quilted maple binding…...Kasha ukulele bracing…...

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Very nice. I'm in the process of building a guitar right now- one question I have for you- is it that hard to install the frets? How did you go about doing it? That looks awesome!
 

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It sounds much better than I ever expected….....
 

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DMiller…..I made a miter box and used a Japanese pull type saw…..I first taped a metric straight edge to the fret board starting at the nut…..I marked each fret (use metric measurments) and then scored them with a square and exacto knife, and finally ran over the scoring with a piece of chalk so they were easy to see, and cut them on the miniature miter box…....the cheap $8.00 pull saw that Harbor Freight sells is the exact width for the frets…....Did a lot of research on Youtube and kind of combined all the best methods…...
 

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Beautiful. How did you finish it?
 

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Chris Cook…...About 20 light coats of Deft clear gloss (nitrocellulose) and then hand rubbed out using Meguirars rubbing and polishing compounds, kind of the same as car clear coat finishing…...
 

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That's a lot of hours. Did you start with a model or a plan?

Nicely crafted!
 

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Thank you. Great finish!
 
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