Pete Howlett: Neck Carving
Pete Howlett builds top quality ukulele that are appreciated by musicians the world over. Using the finest quality materials and with over 35 years of experience, his instruments really sing - allowing you to translate the sounds in your head to the music you play.
Pete's international reputation is as a builder and also a teacher. At the International Ukulele Building School he has trained hundreds of students over the years in his traditional, and often innovative techniques and processes.
In this detailed teaching DVD, Pete Howlett shows how to carve Gibson style and Classic style ukulele necks.
Pete teaches a wide range of traditional hand tool techniques. before sharing his innovative templating and machine techniques, which ensure high degrees of accuracy and repeatability.
This course is a valuable resource for established luthiers looking to develop their skills, and equally for those looking to make their first instruments.
Total Running Time: 2hr 29min
- Selecting wood
- Preparing the billet
- Marking out
- Carving datum
- Carving heel
- Carving volute
- Carving back of neck
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This DVD is region coded as "0" meaning it will play in all countries.
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