Juha Ruokangas – His favorite lutherie woods

In this third video (see extract above) of the Luthier Chronicle with master builder Juha Ruokangas, I asked him what were his favorite woods to build instrument with.

Related pics

Juha selecting a top
Some birch wood

List of chronicles with Juha

  1. Update on the Captain Nemo guitar
  2. Being a luthier in Finland
  3. His favorite woods (this chronicle)
  4. Thermo treated wood
  5. Varnish, nitro-cellulose, etc.
  6. Aging of thermo treated wood guitars
  7. Pickups
  8. Short or long tenon?
  9. For or against CNC machine?



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