I finished shaping the tailpiece and bridge today. I strung it up and it actually doesn’t sound half bad. I just wish I were a better fiddle player haha. This one is actually for sale through eBay here ( http://www.ebay.com/itm/281308815678?redirect=mobile … Continue reading
I strung the violin today just to see if it would actually play. Now I just need to learn to play it. Also I made a quick bow for it.
Here are a few pictures of the grips being made for the caselman.
I really wanted to start learning violin, so why not start with making one? Strings and tuning pegs should be here tomorrow, so hopefully another update later this week. The neck is black locust, as is the nut and button. … Continue reading
Here’s a tiny set of bellows. I originally made them to check the set of plans I have ,just to make sure they work, before building a full size set. They ended up going to good use at a friends … Continue reading
Here is a prototype round. The shell casing is much thicker than a standard shell casing in order to withstand more pressure. The bullet is unique also in the fact that it is hollow. The hollow bullet is packed with … Continue reading
Here are a few old pistols I built from a few years ago. The first one is unfinished and was intended to be a semi automatic .22lr. The second one is the first pistol I ever built and it’s a … Continue reading