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Saturday, February 6, 2010 Watching varnish dry

Fiorenza is halfway through the varnish process. The figure of the maple is more prominent now and it's time to put some color on, just as soon as the previous coat of varnish dries.

A closer look.

Tuesday, February 2, 2010 Clamp adaptation

This is an adaptation of the Alberti clamp that prevents the weight of the clamp from pulling the bass bar, or whatever else you might be clamping, out of the alignment you intended. 

Monday, February 1, 2010 Silver Fiddle Tags

First view of the first fiddle tags.

Monday, December 14, 2009 Library Event in NYC, too

Home from the mean streets of New York City after three days of hotels, airplanes and a media feeding frenzy. Everything went well, no unpleasant surprises to deal with. Now back to violins and music.