T. Drew Heinonen Acoustic Guitars
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Gallery - Around the Shop
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In the shop, stringing up a new guitar.
Routing jigs for rough shaping various braces.
Rough shaping X-braces.
Installing Rosette rings in Radial background.
Plates at thickness. Ready for bracing.
Gluing braces on a back using the go-bar deck.
Sides bent with neck and tail blocks installed. Ready for kerfings.
Kerfed linings made in house.
Neck and fingerboard blank stock.
Hand carved necks carved ready for heelcaps, final sanding, and being set to the body prior to finish.
Hand carved pyramid volute detail.
Gluing on a bridge.