Guitar Project

This section contains information on the construction of the first Voyageur Guitar.

This instrument is being constructed by my son, Dominic.  It will be a small jumbo very similar to a Gibson L-130 that we own (and love.)  We are using the OLF-SJ plan set from Stewart-MacDonald.

Section Description
The Beginning Materials and initial work with the neck
The Neck Completed neck blank and initial shaping
Body Mold Building the mold for the body
The Back - Plate preparation Building the back plate
The Back - Bracing Bracing the back plate
The Top - Plate preparation Building the top plate and completing the rosette
The Top - Bracing Bracing the top
Sides Bending the sides
Body Assembling the body
   
   

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