Shrek's Little Brother Shred 14 - Penultimate Ep - How to Build a Copper Leaf Multi-Scale Kit Guitar
Welcome to Crimson Guitars https://www.youtube.com/user/CrimsonCustomGuitars?sub_confirmation=1 and Ben's home workshop. This is the new midweek series where Ben builds a unique fanned fret / multiscale kit guitar. This is the brand new Uncut, Fanned Fret Kit Guitar from Crimson that Ben has been looking forward to launching for a long time - https://www.crimsonguitars.com/products/kit-guitar-uncut-fanned-fret
This is the Penultimate episode where Ben has changed his design for the bridge and now uses the Myford Lathe to machine the parts necessary.
Onto another topic, the Vintage Tool Shop is having a 10% off EVERYTHING Sale. This sale will end on May 14th. https://vintagetoolshop.com/collections/all
This Kit is tailored to those who want to create their own body and headstock shape. The Uncut Body and Paddle Headstock are a blank canvas ready for your creativity to be let loose.
0:00 Introduction and recap
3:35 Custom multi-scale bridge of awesomeness - we begin
4:06 Drilling out the centre of the steel on the lathe
6:52 Next stage outlined - marking out the holes on the steel rod
8:15 Check out this clamping device! Now to cut the notch.
9:15 Not quite the tool for the job but Ben soldiers on drilling the holes
12:05 Marking and drilling more holes with the centre drill
16:06 Creating the keyhole and hand tapping
20:52 Cutting and tapping more elements
22:17 He has a bridge!
22:44 More metal required to make rivets to hold the bridge on the body of the guitar
24:14 Making a single-string guitar? The test and it is looking good.
29:09 The bridge of awesomeness works.
Music in this video: all from Epidemic Sound - https://www.epidemicsound.com/referral/31qosr/
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