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Old 07-29-2014, 04:26 PM
Badcrumble Badcrumble is offline
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I came a bit short when looking for blackwood off-cuts to use as my headplate veneer...I had not planned carefully enough when cutting my back out on the band saw...so I was forced to make this happy plan:

With my african blackwood fretboard, which is bound in west african ebony:


Which later had this done to it:

Then this:
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And finally, a tiny tortoise, whom I met whilst taking a walk outside the workshop. The workshop is located deep in the peninsula south of Cape Town...up in a mountain range, next to the sea:


It's late now, and I will have to sort and post more of these photos tomorrow.
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