Classical Guitar Making: How to Make a Back Work Board

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John S. Bogdanovich, author of the popular book, "Classical Guitar Making: A Modern Approach to a Traditional Design" gives a video demonstration on how to make a back work board. The back of a classical guitar is domed.This spherical shaped evenly distributes tension and pressure on the instrument as well as provides a pleasant visual effect. The video shown in its entirety is from the 10-DVD box set "Making a Concert Classical Guitar with John S. Bogdanovich". This technique can be used to make a work board for any type guitar with a domed back.