Pete Howlett Ukulele
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Neck Carving: An Artisan Course with Pete Howlett

In this detailed teaching DVD (created in association with Artisan Media) , I show how to carve Gibson style and Classic style ukulele necks.

I teach a wide range of traditional hand tool techniques. before sharing my innovative templating and machine techniques, which ensure high degrees of accuracy and repeatability.

This course is a valuable resource for established luthiers looking to develop their skills, and equally for those looking to make their first instruments.

DVD CONTENTS:

  • SELECTING WOOD
  • EQUIPMENT
  • PREPARING THE BILLET
  • MARKING OUT
  • CARVING DATUM
  • CARVING HEEL
  • CARVING VOLUTE
  • CARVING BACK OF NECK

Total Running Time: 2hr 29min

The DVD is available from the Artisan Media website HERE.

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