A note about ebony:
Ebony is usually not uniformly black. We offer Black Fingerboard Stain, as used by Gibson®, Paul Reed Smith® and other makers, for darkening the streaks on ebony fingerboards, bridges and peghead overlays when desired.
Bridge collapse! Carving an archtop guitar bridge in a hurry!
In this issue:
Erick Coleman got a text message on his cell: his customer’s archtop bridge broke the night before a recording session. Can he replace it overnight? Here’s how he carved a new one in a jiffy! Read more...