New additions at bottom
This is the neck – solid rosewood. It’s sitting on some “curly maple”
Here’s the neck again – with more rosewood for future guitars
This is the body with just the outline cut out.
Here’s the body with the neck joint and the pickup cavities routed out. I made a mistake on the back pickup…. ooooops
Here’s the neck joint – two views
Making the trussrod
end view of the truss rod slot
Here’s the neck with the truss rod fitted, but not yet installed
close-up of the headstock with Trussrod
The fretboard, made from a piece of macassar ebony. I cut the crescent moon inlays from mother-of-pearl. In this picture, they’re just sitting on the fretboard. I’m not sure if I will just use moons, or if I will also use stars. Stay tuned.