We recently experimented with some different strings on our Hurdy Gurdy and were amazed at how much these new strings improve the tone. They are more expensive (the new strings cost $99.00 and the old set was $39) but we feel the improved tone makes it worth the price. You can purchase the new strings … Continue reading New Hurdy Gurdy Strings
We now precut the soundboards in our Hammered Dulcimer Kits to fit our rosettes. This will save home builders a lot of trouble as it can be rather difficult to cut the holes in the solid mahogany soundboards. Some builders may want to cut their own custom soundhole designs into the soundboard and that … Continue reading Pre-cut Soundholes
June 2016 We’ve redesigned out harp desk bracket. Our old style bracket used a single wedge. This worked great but we had to make several different size brackets to accommodate different harp models. Our new harp bracket uses two wedges. This allows the harp bracket to fit a pillar anywhere between 1″ and 2-1/4″ thick. … Continue reading Harp Desk: Product Design Update
I walked back into the workshop this morning and found these on Jake’s bench. I wonder what he is up to??