I wanted to make a musical instrument using the lathe. I made this hybrid bouzouki – banjo using scrap pieces of spruce.
Tools and materials:
Wood turning tools set: https://amzn.to/2pH5K59
Miter box: https://amzn.to/2pIkscc
Table saw: https://amzn.to/2RBf0nT
Drill press: https://amzn.to/2pJaAPo
Chisel set: https://amzn.to/2pILO1B
Fret wire: https://amzn.to/2y9E0L4
Spoke shave: https://amzn.to/2E74p1w
Classical guitar tuning pegs: https://amzn.to/2pJxtlE
Bone for bridge: https://amzn.to/2pIsSjN
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