Guitarmaking: Tradition and Technology: A Complete Reference for the Design & Construction of the Steel-String Folk Guitar & the Classical Guitar, Page 2. Guitarmaking has ratings and 5 reviews. Serge said: This book has been called the Bible of Guitar Making by many and although it shows some signs o. Guitarmaking Tradition & Technology. Item No. 18BGMT. By: William Cumpiano and John Natelson. A complete reference for the design and construction of the.
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Both type are described simlutaneously with the differences between two being called out in the instructions. Meticulous detail is presented throughout and I believe that if you have the time to invest in such an endeavor and you carefully follow the direction, you too will be able to produce a quality instrument. Over photographs, drawings, and diagrams reveal in exquisite detail the hows, whys, and how-to’s of the traditional craft of guitarmaking, all accompanied by fascinating historical and technical notes.
Show More Show Less. The book goes through 1 Tools and jigs what you need and how to build some and maintain the important ones 2 Design steps 3 Material selection 4 Build and 5 Setup. Richard Purcell rated it it was amazing Jul 15, This can’t be the only book on building an acoustic guitar you will need but it should be your first.
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Bob rated it really liked it Jul 15, Guitarmaking, tradition and technology: This book has been called the “Bible of Guitar Making” by many and although it shows some signs of age, the concept and execution are brilliant.
The Bible of Lutherie This is an excellent text for any aspiring luthiers, students of the craft, or as a shop manual. It has a chapter dedicated to building your own truss rod For my purposes as a beginner its a little too direct to apply to my experience. Staff Scholastic without Modified Item. Becoming by Michelle Obama Hardcover Book 3. William Cumpiano presents a step by step tutorial on how to build either a classical or steel string guitar, from scratch.
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The introduction says right off the bat not to use hide glue There are no discussion topics on this book tecunology. Hailed by Guitar Player magazine as “perhaps the finest book on guitars ever produced,” and by Booklist as “a Rolls Royce of construction guidebooks,” this impressive traditikn is the first book of its kind to describe in depth how both steel-string and classical guitars are actually designed and built. Meticulous detail is presented throughout and I believe that if you have the time to invest in such an endeavor This book has been called the “Bible of Guitar Making” by many and although it shows some signs of age, the concept and execution are brilliant.
Book technnology written well and relatively easy to understand. Learning the history is even more important.
Greg Huber rated it really liked it Jul 12, To ask other readers questions about Guitarmakingplease sign up. Chronicle Books Staff, Inc. Ratings and Reviews Write a review. I bought this book for my brother who is a woodworker and makes a lot of novelty items and wanted to make a guitar.
Mayank Agrawal rated it liked it Dec 06, Feb 15, Michael rated it liked it. This book is starting to show its age, and honestly, that’s the main reason it only gets 4 stars. Becoming by Michelle ObamaPaperback 1. The design and build covers only a single dreadnaught steel string and classical type traditoon contruction.
Guitarmaking: Tradition and Technology
Very thorough and concise guitarmakiing of guitar construction repair etc. Common terms and phrases acoustic aligned angle Apply bending billet binding strip blank block block plane brace ends bridge bridge pins builders C-clamps cam clamps carving caul centerline guiitarmaking channel chisel classical guitar coping saw curved cutter drill bit edge facet finger fingerboard finish flat flush fret garnet glue glued grain hardwood headblock headpiece headstock heel cap heelblock hole i6 inch inlay joint kerf ledge length luthier mark marquetry masking traditionn material miter mortise neck neckshaft notch outline pencil piece pinned bridge pins plane plate pressure procedure purfling razor saw guitarmakihg rosette rosewood router saddle sanding board sandpaper seam segment shaft shave shown in Fig side slot smooth soundboard soundbox soundhole spruce square steel-string guitars Step straight straightedge string strokes surface table saw tailblock taper template tenon thick tion tool trim truss rod upper bout upper face brace veneer vise width wood workboard.
Paperbackpages. Over photographs, drawings, and diagrams reveal in exquisite detail the hows, whys, and how-to’s of the traditional craft of guitarmaking, all accompanied by fascinating historical and technical notes.
Saurabh rated it it was amazing Mar 24, Other editions – View all Guitarmaking Tradition and Technology: The authors state that the instructions are meant to describe the way they think a guitar should be built at a novice level although immediate and advanced luthiers will find plenty of useful reference tradituon.
Over photographs, drawings, and diagrams reveal in exquisite anv the hows, whys, and how-to’s of the traditional craft of guitarmaking, all accompanied by fascinating historical and technical notes. Even so it is good to have another perspective with alternative solutions to common construction issues.
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