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A Luthier's Blog

A professional luthier making mandolins and guitars by hand, to the highest standards, in my analogue workshop.

  • By Gary Nava
  • Based in United Kingdom
  • Roughly three posts per month
  • First post on

Posts per month

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Posts per month
Month starting Posts
Jul 2022 2
Aug 2022 3
Sep 2022 2
Oct 2022 2
Nov 2022 1
Dec 2022 1
Jan 2023 4
Feb 2023 1
Mar 2023 4
Apr 2023 1
May 2023 2
Jun 2023 4
Jul 2023 6
Aug 2023 3
Sep 2023 3
Oct 2023 3
Nov 2023 1
Dec 2023 1

Any gaps could be due to errors when fetching the blog’s feed.

Most recent posts

Chambered Body E-mando: part 4
Well, it’s all getting rather exciting! In this video, the neck gets glued to the body, the fretboard goes on and is fretted! It’s all coming together nicely.
On , by Gary Nava, Luthier, 33 words
Chambered Body E-mando: part 3
All the work on the chambered body is now complete. It’s quite a complicated build and in the latest video you can get an idea of the amount work that’s involved. Of course, you don’t …
On , by Gary Nava, Luthier, 55 words
Chambered E-mando: pt 2 (and a bit more)
I’ve been working on the Adirondack top for the new chambered e-mando and here’s a video to show how it was made.Also I’ve just started preparing the wood for the next Standard: this one is …
On , by Gary Nava, Luthier, 82 words