Documentation


I. The Making of the body


01. Mould with blocks and tools
02. Ribs of the shell in straight an bended form
03. Trimming of a rib
04. Fitting the ribs together
05. Finishing of the shell
06. Making the bars
07. Glueing the rims
08. Fitting and glueing the bars
09. The finished shell with label
10. Glueing the top
11. Edge decoration - inlays
12. Edge decoration - mosaique
13. The ready built body

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II. The setup A


14. Drawing and sawing the keyholes
15. Finished sides with carvings
16. Glueing the keybox
17. Pegpox with head A
18. Pegbox with head B
19. Glueing the pegbox to the body
20. Fitting the pegs with a reamer

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III. Finishing


21. Sanding the body
22. Making the shellac
23. Ready to varnish
24. ´´
25. Varnishing with a fine brush

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IV. The setup B


26. Sawing the bridges
27. Finished bridges
28. Glueing on places free of varnish
29. Lid, wheelcover an stringholder will be veneered with ebony 30. Glueing the veneers
31. Preparing for decoration strips
32. The ready built "cross"

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V. Wheel and crank


33. Parts of the wheel with nave and outer rim
34. Parts of the crank
35. Wheel with axe, crank and bearings

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VI. Keys and Tangents


36. Fulltone and semitone keys
37. Keys with tangents
38. Fitting the keys
39. Ready built keybox with hinge
(see also service and repair)
40. The ready built hurdy-gurdy
41. Plan 1
42. Plan 2
43. PLan 3

Making a trumpet (dog) see service and repair