Builder of handmade bespoke ukuleles, made with love, since 2010.
Tuesday, 14 June 2011
The rosewood gusset.
The following three pictures are the basic stages of installing a contrasting wood infill or 'gusset' ...
I've cleaned out the wood I need to lay the infill piece in place, I then cut and shape the corresponding infill piece, glue it in while it's still oversize, and simply sand back until it matches the profile of the ukulele.