Kevin Chilcott

Luthier

REPAIRING OR REPLACING DAMAGED INLAYS

 

PLEASE NOTE THE WARNING BELOW.....

If you want to have a go at any of the procedures I'm going to outline, 
before attempting to do anything at all
: - 
Please read through the entire process first...... WHEN IT IS COMPLETED.
You may not have the correct tools available
.....
THERE ARE OPTIONS.
There may be procedures you don't understand..... IF SO, PLEASE ASK.

If you're still not sure - Do Not - attempt to do it.
PLEASE SEEK ADVICE FROM A PROFESSIONAL NEAR YOU.

IF YOU DO 'HAVE A GO', IT WILL BE - AT YOUR OWN RISK !
Please Remember This.

 

Click Hyperlinks below to get to the section you need.....

.....each section deals with the specific types of repair and includes
quite a few pictures to make the tasks easier to understand.

Mother of Pearl Dots

Large Pearl / Abalone or Pearloid Pieces

Headstock Inlays

Hopefully there will be some more sections added at a later date.....

 

REPAIR & MAINTENANCE

 

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