A Guarneri "Plowden" Build!!!

(November 10th, 2022 - ????)

TABLE OF CONTENTS:

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  1. The Idea, The Cremona Tools Guarneri Kit, Spruce!!!, Of Spruce, Maple, and Six Blocks, More Work on the Blocks, Starting to Sand the Blocks, A Maple Unboxing, Chopping the Blocks, Making Counter Blocks and Trying Out Some Bending of Ribs
  2. Bending the C-Bout Ribs, Shaping the Upper and Lower Bout Corners, Bending the Upper and Lower Bout Ribs, Gluing One Side of the Upper and Lower Bout Ribs, Flattening the Plates, Preparing for Linings, Fitting and Gluing the Top Linings, Leveling the Top Linings and Working on the Top Plate, Locating Pin Holes and Outline of the Back Plate
  3. Cutting Out the Maple Back, Thicknessing the Plates and Marking the Edge Heights, Starting the Rough Gouging of the Top, Continuing on the Top, Beginning the Rough Arching of the Back, Starting Over, Back Linings and More Gouging