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Hufschmid H6 - Salvaged Claro Walnut top!

Hufschmid H6 - Salvaged 'Claro Walnut' top!

A new guitar I just completed for a customer. This unique creation features a very gorgeous Salvaged Claro Walnut top, West African Ebony fingerboard, Sapelli Mahogany body and neck!

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Ebony guitar

Ebony guitar

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Hand-made solid ebony (Diospyros ebenum) 6 string guitar with a neodymium Q-tuner q2.0 pickup in the neck position. No tone/vol. controls. Oil finish. Construction time: 3 months.

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Hufschmid H6 - Salvaged Koa top!

Hufschmid H6 - Salvaged Koa top!

A new guitar I just completed for a customer. This unique creation features a very gorgeous Salvaged Koa top, West African Ebony fingerboard, Sapelli Mahogany body and neck!

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7 string baritone guitar - Pistachio Top!

7 string baritone guitar - Pistachio Top!

A new guitar I just completed for a customer. This unique creation features a very rare pistachio top which was salvaged form commercial nut groves in Northern California!

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Hufschmid Guitars 18th anniversary project

Hufschmid Guitars '18th anniversary project'

This is my personal guitar, a guitar I built to celebrate my '18 anniversary of guitar building'. I've made a video (listed in the link below) in which you can follow some of the work which went into...

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Seven-String Monterey Archtop Guitar

Seven-String Monterey Archtop Guitar

This seven-string guitar took the Best in Show Award at the Artistry in Wood show.

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Better than your vintage vinyl collection?

Better than your vintage vinyl collection?

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A new "spin" on wood turning: What happens when you translate wood into music?

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Old amplifier

Old amplifier

Recently a client asked me to give new life to an old Garnet amplifier...

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Old Garnet amplifier given a new life

Old Garnet amplifier given a new life

My client wanted to give a new life to a Garnet amplifier his dad gave him years ago... new dials and Garnet logo were added

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18th-Century French Harpsichord

18th-Century French Harpsichord

Woodworker: Charles PalmerAfter seven years of piano lessons as a child, Palmer was introduced to J.S. Bach's Baroque music and was hooked. He has built three harpsichords from kits since 1974 he...

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Alder solid-body, carved-top electric guitar

Alder solid-body, carved-top electric guitar

Next round of guitars.  This one has a solid alder body with alder top. Neck is maple with maple  fingerboard.  Body finished with polyurethane and polished with wax. Neck is finished with tongue...

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A quick tour of my messy shop

A quick tour of my messy shop

I build mandolins and guitars full time out of my tiny (400 sq feet) shop. Sorry it isn't very clean, but it is well loved and used every day.

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Handmade Guitar

Handmade Guitar

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I made this guitar over the spring of 2011 and it was a tremendously fufilling process. I strongly encourage every woodworker to build an instrument, you will learn so much about the craft.

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Padauk & Poplar guitar

Padauk & Poplar guitar

My second attempt at a solid body electric. Poplar body with carved padauk top.  Hard maple neck extra wide with asymmetric back.  This was a custom job for my fat fingers and it fits well. Think...

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Alder electric guitar

Alder electric guitar

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This was my fist attempt at a guitar from scratch. Body is solid alder with a carved top finished with many coats of wipe-on poly.  Neck is hard maple, carved with an asymetrical back and finished...

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The Greatest Guitar-Maker Ever?

The Greatest Guitar-Maker Ever?

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Toronto guitar and music maker Grit Laskin just received one of his country's highest honors for citizenship. All woodworkers will find his life and work deeply inspiring.

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Luthier Bench

Luthier Bench

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This is a luthier bench I made. I got the plan online somewhere. The 'frame' wood is lyptus - hard as nails and really heavy. The maple cut and glued from 1" thick boards. It's really functional and...

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A SMALL PORTFOLIO

A SMALL PORTFOLIO

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some projects we completed in may and june

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Proposal Acoustic Guitar

Proposal Acoustic Guitar

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So, this was my first time making something out of wood. My main source of information in the building process was from a book, Guitarmaking, Tradition and Technology by William R. Cumpiano and...

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Period Furniture, Old & New, Exhibition in Hartford, CT

Period Furniture, Old & New, Exhibition in Hartford, CT

The Connecticut Historical Society and the Society of American Period Furniture Makers have collaborated on a show presenting original pieces and modern reproductions along side each other.

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