Pau Ferro fingerboard, bound in curly Koa with maple purfling. Pau Ferro is very hard and reasonably light. It has very small pores, and often has beautiful coloration. A great alternative to rosewood for fingerboards, bridges as well as backs and sides. ... See MoreSee Less
Wow! What is that maple? Looks very different from European one, much deeper texture and not white at all!
nice fret board
Really enjoy seeing your craftwork. Hope you don't lose the personal touch. Do the neck and fret board need to have a direct transference of input, (in a sense inert ), or can they have some resonance of their own, ( in a sense contributive )?
a quarter sawn fret board....a new fashion I think...new woods ...Beautiful
A landmark moment here at Wilborn Guitars. My son Leo (11) helped me make a little tool, reached inside the Black and White Bantam and planed down two back braces that I couldn’t reach. He’s been showing some interest in the shop lately and he’s a smart, mechanically intuitive kid. He did a great job, and I’m as proud as can be. ... See MoreSee Less