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Old 04-01-14, 11:32 AM
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Originally Posted by tuz View Post
Here is a pic. It's cracked and far from flat, but it's not that bad given my meager means (water and rubber bands). There are a few things I can try next.
I would love to see a picture down the centerline, it looks better than I figured.

While it's common to see wood fail in tension, it's a lot easier to stretch it than to compress it. I think most guitar builders have more problem with compression than actually breaking due to too much tension
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