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Gouge Edge First
Gouge Edge First

Gouge Long Arch
Gouge Long Arch

Gouge Cross Arch
Gouge Cross Arch

Refine Arching with Gouge
Refine Arching with Gouge

Cut Arching with Thumb Plane
Cut Arching with Thumb Plane

Refine Arching with Thumb Plane
Refine Arching with Thumb Plane

Cleanup with Scraper
Cleanup with Scraper

Carefully Drill Away Excess Wood
Carefully Drill Away Excess Wood

Extend Hollowing with Gouge
Extend Hollowing with Gouge

Thickness Plate with Thumb Plane
Thickness Plate with Thumb Plane

Reference Thicknesses to Tap Tones
Reference Thicknesses to Tap Tones

Draw f Holes
Draw f Holes

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