How much purfling?

A handy chart for determining how much purfling is needed for the specific parts of dreadnought and 000-style acoustic guitars.


A-PURFLING

Purfling

Abalone purflings can be squared and mitered with a file. For gradual curves, fit straight purflings into the glue-filled channel and break them into confrorm to the curve. Our curved purflings will fit slightly smaller or larger diameter channels.

Dreadnought purfling chart

000 purfling chart