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a guidepost resembling a hand with a pointing index finger

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a narrow strip of wood on the neck of some stringed instruments (violin or cello or guitar etc) where the strings are held against the wood with the fingers

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She cut out the fingerboard inlays by hand as well, pressing the pearl into a mud-like paste until it lay flush with the plane of the fingerboard.
Novato, California's Modulus, for one, offers several certified woods for the necks, fingerboards and bodies of their electric guitars and basses; their handmade instruments blend sustainably harvested granadillo, chechen, red cedar, chakte kok and soma with high-tech carbon fiber.
Changing the angle of the neck by turning an adjusting screw, called a truss rod, enabled a customized fingering action, governed by the space between the strings and the fingerboard, through most of the range of the fingerboard.
If fingerboards are any indication of the popularity of these mini-products, then Flix Trix Finger Bikes are sure to be a must in any preteen boy's holiday wish list.
Now fingerboards are turning their teensy wheels toward Scotland.
necks, fretted fingerboards, soundboards, and elements that make up the instrument's body, all at various stages of formation and finishing.
4 Corner Fingerboards, Bobby Alexander, Owner, 281-667-6452, bobbyalexander247@yahoo.
Its products include drilling rig control systems, top drives, traveling blocks, automated pipe handling, iron rough necks, drawworks, derrick structures, drill floor tools, fingerboards, BOP handling equipment, deadline anchors and drill line spoolers.
Dave: When we made fingerboards growing up, we'd cut the graphics out of Thrasher and cut a deck shape around it and glue it onto cardboard.
The MT-4 includes ebony fingerboards, pegs and tailpiece with four tuners and comes with Supersensitive strings and a German bridge.
Musical instruments and parts for instruments -- especially points of stress, such as fingerboards and tuning pegs -- have long been made of ebony, which joined rosewood as a wood of choice for many instruments and parts.
A partnership has been formed between two of the hottest phenomena to hit the world of kids' toys: Fingerboards have hooked up with Pokemon.
A small room in the company headquarters had been filled with fingerboards and used in their ad campaign over the past several years.
It features a laminated maple back and sides, as well as ebony fingerboards, pegs and a tailpiece with four runners.