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Thread #25849   Message #306375
Posted By: Steve Parkes
27-Sep-00 - 03:49 AM
Thread Name: Making Catspaw's 2-String Stick Dulcimer
Subject: RE: Making Catspaw's 2-String Stick Dulcimer
Spaw, I've get a suggestion too. I expect the words 'grandmother' and 'eggs' will spring to mind, but here goes ...
When you're measuring, it's much more accurate to make all your measurements from the same place; that is, measure all the frets from the nut. That way, if you're reading the ruler a bit skew-whiff you'll be out by the same little bit all over, instead of getting more and more out as you go along. Just like Life, really.