Routing for guitar binding: fixing a mistake!

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Issue 304 May 03, 2018

OUCH! Luthier Brock Poling was routing for binding on this custom guitar when the router grabbed it and threw it against the wall! Suddenly this build became a repair, and he talks with Dan Erlewine about how to fix it.

In this Trade Secrets video:
  • Brock’s custom binding jig
  • Two heads are better than one for planning this fix
  • Fitting a hand-cut patch

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