I got an email saying the kit was being "processed," so I'm thinking they don't stock a whole lot of them. COPYRIGHT © MARCH, 2004 BY GRIZZLY INDUSTRIAL, INC. We are pleased to provide this manual for the Model H8067 Flat Iron Style Mandolin Kit. Instrument Kits Saga LC-10 Deluxe Electric Guitar Kit – Single Cutaway $ 295.00. The International Violin kit is cheaper and solid wood.

I got an email today saying they shipped the order ... You must be a registered and logged in member to post in this forum.

Download the instruction manual and look at the picture of the step where you attach the neck using 3 dowels.

When assembled call or write us at the location listed below. This kit is a part of a growing Grizzly family of fine woodworking projects. I think I'd rather have a Sapele laminate than "genuine solid" Basswood?

I found the binding very difficult, and the neck joint.

Ya, you'd think they could come up with a laminate B & S...even with a photo finish that would be more appealing than basswood. I've seen their guitar kits, too.

And yes he is a pretty good builder himself check out some of his inlay work in the catalog.

I think the Grizzly kit is ok for someone not really interested in learning about building, but wants to assemble a cheap mandolin to play, and maybe learn a little bit about staining.

In my opinion, this kit is above the skills of the average beginner. While involving more skills (and more money) than some of the other cheaper kits, depending upon which complexity level of the kit purchased, Roger Siminoff offers several different carved soundboard/backboard, Loar based mando kits for sale.
The Grizzly Mandolin kit is a Saga --- pretty nice for the money.
Nice truss rod -- it the same one Martin uses. The Grizzly kit appears to be laminated top as it does not mention "solid top" (never seen one forgetting to advertise their solid top). I haven't but I might try one of the mandolin kits. I don't take them seriously, although I actually ordered one to build for the KitGuitarBuilder.com site just so people would know what to really expect of them. #Some have just put them together and some have spent a lot of time and effort on them, and the results show. That shouldnt pose a problem, there are a lot of guitar builders that use that too.

I think the Grizzly kit is ok for someone not really interested in learning about building, but wants to assemble a cheap mandolin to play, and maybe learn a little bit about staining.

I plan to buy this kit next.

We just finished a Grizzly western guitar kit, for my 16 year old. Pretty nice stuff. Mandolin kit without holes. #The International Violin kit can be very simple (although not as simple as the Grizzly kit), or it can be quite involved, depending on how you approach it. This kit is part of a growing Grizzly family of you have any questions or parts requests, please fine woodworking products. Here to help if I can. Oh, and I was going to mention, I bought a really nice set of EI Rosewood back and sides from Griz on eBay. You wouldn't get a real sense of accomplishment from "building" it, and you wouldn't have much of an instrument when you finished. It's been almost three weeks, but if they are making up a new batch of at least a couple (just for me - ha), at least it will be fresh.

What is the quality like?

The Grizzly kit is laminated wood top, back and sides (basically plywood). I built one and it is great.

H8066 musical instrument pdf manual download. OR FORM WITHOUT THE WRITTEN APPROVAL OF GRIZZLY INDUSTRIAL, INC. Manual will be automatically added to "My Manuals", Musical Instrument Grizzly H3124 Instruction Manual, Musical Instrument Grizzly H3099 Owner's Manual, Musical Instrument Grizzly H8068 Owner's Manual, Musical Instrument Grizzly H8066 Owner's Manual. #The International Violin kit can be very simple (although not as simple as the Grizzly kit), or it can be quite involved, depending on how you approach it. Saga AM-10 A-Model Mandolin Kit $ 239.95. That’s why many think it the best wood for linings. I would definetly pick one of his over the stew mac campfire kit. Instrument Kits Saga MT-10 Electric Mandolin Kit $ 249.95. If you want to know more or withdraw your consent to all or some of the cookies, please refer to the. This may work okay, but it scared me away. #When you look at the Stew-Mac F5 and the Siminoff F5 kits, you are going to be doing some building, and will require more tools and jigs than the other kits I've mentioned.

Rosette supplied was a decal ( we inlayed one) and like the mandolin kit, the neck is a Butt joint. #The International Violin kit can be very simple (although not as simple as the Grizzly kit), or it can be quite involved, depending on how you approach it.

Page 5: Section 2: Introduction We are proud to offer the Model H5966 Mandolin Most importantly, we stand behind our products. View and Download Grizzly H8066 owner's manual online. #A Stew-Mac Campfire mandolin kit is a good starter kit to learn on as well.