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Guitar Fret Cutting Jig

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Project by sawbach posted 03-03-2016 07:08 PM 763 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I build this jig out of scrap wood to keep the pull saw straight while cutting the slots to receive the fret wire.

-- Shane - Spring, Texas





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#1 posted 03-03-2016 09:02 PM

Glad you are sharing with us but how about a photo showing how it was used or placed?

-- Dennis, WV

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#2 posted 03-04-2016 02:31 PM

Thanks Dennis! I added a photo with a piece of rosewood mocked up in the jig.

-- Shane - Spring, Texas

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#3 posted 03-04-2016 06:23 PM

I made my miter box out of MDF and has served well for more than 10 guitars.

-- Brian T. - Exact science is not an exact science

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#4 posted 03-05-2016 12:04 AM

I’m liking all the jigs. I have a Taylor GS5 style blue print that I’m saving for when I have more time. This just makes me want to get started. Thanks for sharing.

-- Scott, Irmo SC

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#5 posted 03-05-2016 02:29 AM

Brian – thanks for the comment. Love your guitars and hand planes!

-- Shane - Spring, Texas

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#6 posted 03-05-2016 02:31 AM

I’m looking forward to seeing your custom Taylor, Scott!

-- Shane - Spring, Texas

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