“The Valiant” Serial Build #009

Finally finished. My “Treat Yo Self” present for matching into my 1st choice fellowship for Hospice and Palliative Medicine. She’s got some fine detail and wiring work to be 100% perfect but she already sounds beautiful. McNelly’s Saint Nick HSP90’S sound incredible and can handle the cleanest of cleans and the dirtiest of dirty. It’s…

Planing Done!

I found a very nice company that helped me plane my neck pieces. It’s a family owned company called JD cabinets in the Fountain Valley/ Santa Ana area. Mark and Steve were great to work with and I’ll probably be using this company for all the major cutting and planing work. All that’s left right…

All Ready For Planing

The scarf joint is all ready. Time to get it planed. Since I don’t have the necessary tools I’m gonna get this done at a nearby lumber yard. Then it’s the final fitting, gluing of the scarf and headplate and routing of the truss rod. That will be done with my deremel trio. Let’s pray…