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Project by Diggerjacks posted 12-19-2013 07:22 PM 865 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello

A friend is playing in a rock band and I want to offer him an original christmas gift

So I dicided to make two picj=ks for him

I hope he will like them and the sound will be good !!!!!!

It’s a long way to the top if you wanna rock and roll

Thanks for looking

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit





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Bricofleur

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#1 posted 12-19-2013 07:34 PM

Good idea, Jack ! What species of wood did you used ? Did you apply any finish ? If so, it must be hard. I should try one of these some day.

Thanks for posting.

Best,

Serge

http://atelierdubricoleur.wordpress.com

-- Learn from yesterday, work today and enjoy success tomorrow. -- http://atelierdubricoleur.wordpress.com

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Diggerjacks

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#2 posted 12-19-2013 07:38 PM

Hello Serge

I use ash wood ( I hope it’s the good traduction : FrĂȘne in french)

Little piece and fine thickness ..

Have a nice day

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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Bricofleur

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#3 posted 12-19-2013 09:00 PM

Thanks, Jack. Ash is a good choice. I’m sure it’s hard enough since baseball bats are made from it. And I do have some ash ! :)

Best,

Serge

http://atelierdubricoleur.wordpress.com

-- Learn from yesterday, work today and enjoy success tomorrow. -- http://atelierdubricoleur.wordpress.com

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johnhutchinson

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#4 posted 12-19-2013 09:07 PM

Very nice!!! Glad to see that you were picky when it came to wood selection. :)

-- John - Central Ohio - "too much is never enough"

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Rick M

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#5 posted 12-19-2013 11:35 PM

I made some last year from walnut and padauk (each, not together), they had a nice warm sound. I’m sure your friend will love them.

-- http://thewoodknack.blogspot.com/

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Wyatt12

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#6 posted 12-21-2013 06:40 PM

These are awesome, I think I’m going to make a couple! @ Rick M, was the padauk hard enough? How long do the picks last?

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Roger

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#7 posted 12-22-2013 12:17 PM

Let the strumming begin. Good ones Jack

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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Diggerjacks

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#8 posted 12-22-2013 05:57 PM

Hello

Thanks for the kinds words.

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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