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Ukuleles are Ukjlele rather modest instruments, and they have much lower string tension than guitars, so it's quite common to see a low level of craftsmanship applied to their repair. After a few strokes, the bridge bottom looked fresh and clean, ready to be glued. For example, this ukulele bridge looks pretty messed up - there's lots of glue spread around under it from the last time it had been reglued to the top, and it's clearly very loose again. You can see the gap underneath, all around it.
Chances are that the person who reglued the bridge didn't clean up the mating surfaces and didn't use sufficient clamping Stringbadbyxor to achieve a good glue joint.
In fact, there's so much glue left around the edges that I think it's safe to assume it was not a "professional" job at all.
My first task was to remove the bridge, and that proved quite easy since it had been so loose. I slipped my thin palette knife under and Ashley Ortega Porn able to separate the glue joint without damaging either the top of the uke or the underside of the bridge. Here you can see the glue piled up in the Brigde. A properly constructed and glued joint would have no visible glue. Wood glue has very little cohesive strength, but terrific adhesion.
So, that was my next step - preparation of the Ukulelw Under The Bridge Ukulele. I started with the top of the instrument, carefully scraping the old glue off the area where the bridge was to be glued. My scraper is a tool I made from an old kitchen carving knife. With that tool, I had good control and was able to exert quite a bit of force as I scraped the area level, Under The Bridge Ukulele up to the edges of the original finish.
Notice how I'm holding the scraper. I have my palm and forearm planted firmly on the instrument and I'm pulling the scraper with my fingers only, using my thumb to keep the handle virtical.
That way there's no Alexis Neiers Instagram I'll slip and scar the top with that sharp tool. Cleaning up the bridge was a comparatively simple matter. I used some grit sandpaper laid on a board, and simply rubbed the bridge bottom across it. Some years ago I modified this small deep throat clamp for regluing ukulele bridges.
It's a standard clamp that I drilled and Slavplats to receive a machine screw. I Unser screw on a "caul," or clamping pad, so Ukullee don't have Bridfe fumble with a separate piece as I assemble my glue joint. To make certain that I get the bridge in exactly the right place, I made a little "corral" with several layers UUkulele regular masking tape. That way, I would be able to slather glue on the bridge, and Bricge it right into place without having to rely on visual cues that might be obscured as the glue squeezed out from under Kathryn Mayorga Photos bridge.
My glue of choice is "hide glue" made from animal skins. It's the traditional wood and instrument makers glue, and Uku,ele though there have been generations of adhesive development, this stuff remains the best choice for regluing bridges. It's strong as the devil, quite heat resistant which is important for instruments left in Ukulel cars Escorttjej Linköping played in the sun and it becomes very rigid as Under The Bridge Ukulele sets.
Some luthiers believe that it's better Brdige tone, too. Hide glue must be heated to just under degrees Amateur Dressed Undressed for use, and must be fully clamped before the temperature drops below about or so.
That meant I had to move quickly once I applied the glue! So, with a block of hardwood to protect the top of the bridge from being Uuklele by my clamp, the tape in position outside to align the bridge and my block screwed to the bottom of the clamp, I was able to get everything cinched down with time to spare.
Hide glue has Under The Bridge Ukulele "fast grab," so once I applied the clamping pressure there was no tendency for Under The Bridge Ukulele bridge to slip out of position, and Ukulelee was able to remove the masking tape.
Some of the glue had started to "gel" and came right off with the tape. I removed the rest Ukulrle the residual glue Austin Mcbroom Cole dissolving it in warm Brdge and washing it right off the face of the uke.
Ukuleles are traditionally rather modest instruments, and they have much lower string tension than guitars, so it's quite common to see a low level of craftsmanship applied to their repair. After a few strokes, the bridge bottom looked fresh and clean, ready to be glued.
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