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Sat, 25 Jun 2016:
Tools, comment by 194.228.13.111
Hello, I find that just one, well sharpened, knife serves me well throughout the building. It is the Pfeil 12 swiss made[…]

Fri, 03 Jun 2016:
Neck and scroll, comment by 194.228.13.197
Hi lain, just some general points. Use maple, make sure the grain of the blank is correct /there is an article on that i[…]
Sawing the front plate outline, comment by 194.228.13.197
Roughly and gradually, yes, the 6 mm thickness being just at the edge. Check your long arch template, so that you stay w[…]

Sat, 07 May 2016:
Varnish, comment by Vojtech Blahout
This could be the result of glazing, applying a layer of colorant in between the layers of varnish. It could also be bec[…]

Fri, 06 May 2016:
Wood ash oil varnish, comment by 184.155.223.127
Actually, there are two ingredients in here that are bases. The "liquid wood ash" (also known as lye) and the[…]
Polishing, comment by Vojtech Blahout
To thin the oil varnish, only quality turpentine should be used.

Thu, 14 Apr 2016:
Foreword, comment by Vojtech Blahout
Thank YOU :)

Sun, 27 Mar 2016:
Templates, comment by 70.161.209.29
Great... Thanks

Wed, 23 Mar 2016:
Varnish recipes, comment by Vojtech Blahout
The color really depends on many things, amongst these are the tanning of the wood, the amount of "burning" yo[…]

Wed, 09 Mar 2016:
Resolving problems, comment by Vojtech Blahout
Good tips, thank you!
Soundpost, comment by 24.244.23.162
The top and bottom of the sound post should be shaped to the top and bottom of the violin plates for perfect fit.

Sun, 05 Apr 2015:
Free plate frequencies, comment by Vojtech Blahout
Corrected. Thank you.

Thu, 02 Apr 2015:
Assembled violin frequencies, comment by 190.199.50.139
Hello, the fig number 1 is broken, thank you for you great work

Sun, 01 Mar 2015:
Madder lake, comment by 88.102.