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  Topic: Pro 1 Tenor Uke Build
Grego12342

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PostForum: Guitar Finishing and Restoration   Posted: Tue Nov 21, 2017 2:50 pm   Subject: Pro 1 Tenor Uke Build
More work the last couple days.

Aluminum dot markers and frets placed.


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  Topic: Pro 1 Tenor Uke Build
Grego12342

Replies: 17
Views: 1413

PostForum: Guitar Finishing and Restoration   Posted: Fri Nov 03, 2017 9:59 am   Subject: More work
Life got a little busy but finally getting back to work.

Neck pocket is routed now.

Today placed the fretboard locating pins and lined up the blank. Routed the fretboard blank to size and estab ...
  Topic: Pro 1 Tenor Uke Build
Grego12342

Replies: 17
Views: 1413

PostForum: Guitar Finishing and Restoration   Posted: Wed Sep 20, 2017 4:06 pm   Subject: Pro 1 Tenor Uke Build
But i gotta justify my $200 splurge on the fret slitting miter box. 😀
  Topic: Pro 1 Tenor Uke Build
Grego12342

Replies: 17
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PostForum: Guitar Finishing and Restoration   Posted: Mon Sep 18, 2017 10:45 pm   Subject: Fretboard
Slotted the fretboard blank. Next step is to cut to size and glue to neck blank. Progress is a little slow lately.

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  Topic: Pro 1 Tenor Uke Build
Grego12342

Replies: 17
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PostForum: Guitar Finishing and Restoration   Posted: Wed Aug 30, 2017 11:31 pm   Subject: Pro 1 Tenor Uke Build
Hardboard top and back glued to frame and routed. Test fitted pickguard with pots and jack attached.

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  Topic: Pro 1 Tenor Uke Build
Grego12342

Replies: 17
Views: 1413

PostForum: Guitar Finishing and Restoration   Posted: Fri Aug 25, 2017 9:57 am   Subject: Pro 1 Tenor Uke Build
More work today. Laser cut the top and back as well as the pickguard.
Starting to get pretty fun.


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  Topic: Pro 1 Tenor Uke Build
Grego12342

Replies: 17
Views: 1413

PostForum: Guitar Finishing and Restoration   Posted: Wed Aug 23, 2017 9:23 pm   Subject: Pro 1 Tenor Uke Build
Frame rout and glue-up is complete. Next up is cutting and gluing of the hardboard top and back. Think I might use the laser cutter for that little project as I just really don't enjoy cutting hardbo ...
  Topic: Pro 1 Tenor Uke Build
Grego12342

Replies: 17
Views: 1413

PostForum: Guitar Finishing and Restoration   Posted: Sat Aug 19, 2017 3:08 pm   Subject: More work
Worked a little more last night. Traced the body onto hardboard for the top and back. Then cut out a routing template for the internals of the body. And then traced into the top body block and dril ...
  Topic: Pro 1 Tenor Uke Build
Grego12342

Replies: 17
Views: 1413

PostForum: Guitar Finishing and Restoration   Posted: Tue Aug 15, 2017 11:54 pm   Subject: Pro 1 Tenor Uke Build
Time for routing. Made a jig to rout the neck without having to get the fingers too close to the bit. Used some old routing templates from another build as handles for the body routing.
Next up is ...
  Topic: Pro 1 Tenor Uke Build
Grego12342

Replies: 17
Views: 1413

PostForum: Guitar Finishing and Restoration   Posted: Tue Jun 20, 2017 3:08 pm   Subject: Pro 1 Tenor Uke Build
I think it could be great, I just don't have enough access to it to learn to use it fast enough. They are exact so it's better that way. Kept getting some weird burns on the neck cut that made it ki ...
  Topic: Pro 1 Tenor Uke Build
Grego12342

Replies: 17
Views: 1413

PostForum: Guitar Finishing and Restoration   Posted: Tue Jun 20, 2017 12:44 pm   Subject: Pro 1 Tenor Uke Build
Thought I’d start a build thread for my latest build.

The idea is to do a relatively close copy of an original Danelectro Pro 1 but in tenor uke size.

Scale length is 17″ which doesn’t see ...
  Topic: Dano Pro 1 Drawing . . . and a request
Grego12342

Replies: 3
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PostForum: Guitar Finishing and Restoration   Posted: Tue Nov 08, 2016 9:18 am   Subject: Dano Pro 1 Drawing . . . and a request
This is my first post to this forum so I must apologize if I place it in the wrong spot.
I am beginning the process of building a Dano Pro 1 guitar. I have been completely unable to find a good dr ...
 
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