"If you use the wedge method firstly measure the height of the action at the twelfth fret with the guitar strung to concert tension. Decide by how much you wish to lower the action, this will usually be a few millimetres, round it up to the next…"
"Mike , sorry for my ignorance but a couple of further questions concerning your reply. Where would you obtain the piece of wood from to make the wedge. This wedge would run from where the neck meets guitar body to the end of the fretboard…"
"If it's an LG13 then I would suggest the shallow wedge under the finger board solution. Cheapest and easiest way to fix it. Most if not all of the classical guitars had dovetail necks. It was not a particularly cheap model when it came out so…"
"David Punfield sent an email asking about removing the neck of a Levin and where to drill the holes for steam injection. Hopefully he will see this post as I can't see any way to reply to that email. If any of you know how to reply please let…"
"Hi Ted, Glad you like it! I found it fascinating, it certainly laid to rest many of the myths that had grown up around the Martin take over. The facts about the early years were also very illuminating. I would recommend it to any Levin or Goya owner…"
I have a 1960's EGMOND. Pictured here. I wrote it that way because it's written in huge letters on the huge headstock. It is the largest dread I have. How about you people out there? Any EGMOND owners? Any EGMOND stories.
I'm doing good thanks felling better cancer gone using my mask at night for sleep apnea.I never could get used to it ,soI ended up geting a concussion,went to hospital they said I had a miner heart attack from CO2 in my blood.not enough blood.well I use it every night now and I feel like my brain has been rebooted.Bought a Guild Jumbo I just neeed to take some pictures and figure how to get them on my PC.I need to dowhload kadak picture software.Take care I,ll get that guitar online soon. KOP
Hi Ted 2013 was a hard year for me cancer came back,went for treatments so far it's looking good I need to have part of my prostate cut ,it's to large.in Nov.I had a heart attack ,very mild one.I have sleep apnea and I could never get used to sleeping with a mask on.Now however I wear it every night,Feeling alot better and looking forward to writeing some music.Bought some new guitars got rid of some I just got a jumbo Guild F150RCE it is great.talk to you soon
Ted did you ever get anyone to help you write that song with you,If not or you want to see what someone else can do let me take a crack at it.send me the words.I have skype and a nice webcam but I need to remove some music and pictures and othe junk.The webcam has been runnig slowly lately.so I will clean that up and we can comunicate by that way or by phone
Hi Ted Iv'e been away for a while,doing some small gigs,along the northeast oceanside.It was very great for my mind and soul I was well recieved everyplace I played with many booked for next summer.now to get some fall and winter gigs, I would like to put together a small 3pcs acoustic band.