The final poll for Jouni is to tell which of the the two cases he likes more. And which kind of strings I have to put on.
Here are little samples, as promised. If nothing else, they show my great lack of self-criticism...
Recorded with stereo pair of small diaphragm condenser mic straight into zoom R16. A little panning and reverb added in Logic.
This is the easiest playing and loudest of my guitars yet. Very pleasant to play (tried on two gigs), very unpleasant to part with.
|I've done this enough to remember to protect the top before bringin up the fret file|
|With a 400grit sanding paper taped to the side, this spirit level makes a nice fret leveler. Before sanding, I mark the tops of the frets with a marker pen.|
|Strung up and running! Swwweet tones!|
|the bridge glue seam came out nicely|
|The endpin jack leads into JJB contact pickup|
|Inside label re-designed|
|Back of the headstock veneer is walnut|
|Big thanks to Aaron Hix for this cocobolo set!|
|Hard to get a decent photo of this shining bone nut|
|Very good quality moon spruce top from Martin at Eurospruce|