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Tutorial – the top mistakes for new guitar builders to avoid

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A tutorial, of sorts, from Master Luthier Ben Crowe at Crimson Guitars in the UK. http://www.crimsonguitars.com
Ben talks about the most common mistakes for new guitar builders and how to avoid them.

1 – Don’t bite off more than you can chew
2 – Good materials
3 – Broad base of skills required
4 – Know when to stop
5 – Don’t buy too many new, expensive tools
6 – You don’t need a college degree
7 – Measure, measure, cut..

Links:
Crimson Shop, last few days of discounted tool kits – https://crimsonguitars.com/shop/luthiers-tools/luthiers-tool-kits

Clifton Planes at Classic Hand Tools – https://www.classichandtools.com/acatalog/Clifton-Planes.html

Lie Nielsen Block Planes – https://www.lie-nielsen.com/nodes/4072/block-planes

Robert Sorby – http://www.robert-sorby.co.uk/

Saburrtooth Power Carving Tools – http://www.saburrtooth.com/

Niwaki – http://www.niwaki.com/
discount code: crimson, 10% off Shapton Sharpening Stones http://www.niwaki.com/store/shapton-glass-series-whetstone/

King Stones – http://www.fine-tools.com/king-stones.html

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