Robert Anderson - Luthier

Fine Hand-built Acoustic Guitars, Violins and Bows

Tap Tuning

Tap tuning is one of the techniques I use in creating the tone of the guitar. I tap the wood when I obtain it, when I am thicknessing it, when i have joined the plates and when I have installed the braces, prior to final shaving and fitting to the top.

Here is what I am listening to in this picture: