Build A Vet A Guitar 2015 Mission Accomplished
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2 days + 50 volunteers = 12 guitars.Build a Vet a Guitar 2015, held at Vondriska Woodworks in Hammond, WI, was a great success.Volunteers worked together to assemble 12 acoustic guitar kits, with completed kits going to Guitars for Vets.
G4V provides an acoustic guitar and ten lessons for injured vets.We're thrilled to support this organization.Check out the Build website for more info on the Build.Here's a video that provides an overview of what our two days looked like, and pictures of specific steps of the process.
Play Video Installing the binding and purfling was one of the trickier tasks.Patience, careful application of glue, and paying attention to the multi-strand purfling are all very important.The resulting detail is a very nice touch on the guitars.
We personalized the headstocks with some beautiful veneers.We also added a G4V medallion to the heads.The ability to add these personal touches to the instruments is one of the things that makes this event so fun and rewarding.
A wipe on gel finish made getting uniform coats on the guitars fairly easy.Believe it or not, we were putting finish on the guitar bodies and necks late Saturday afternoon.A must, since we'd...