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Luthiers and Woodworkers
Matthias Wandel
Great site--things you'll see nowhere else--computer-controlled box joint jig, home-made pipe organ, etc.
Pat Horton
Pat is an excellent woodworker and box builder extraordinaire.
Kathy Matsushita
The best online resource for the hobbyist or first-time guitar builder. Step-by-step instructions, sources, and friendly advice.
Jack Loganbill's Woodshop
Lots of excellent information: shop tour; kayak plans; video demonstrations; tool reviews, including dovetail jigs, routers, miter gauges, and Jack's take on the Shopsmith 510.
Talented woodworker and very informative site with shop tips, project gallery, veneering information, shop tour, and tool reviews.
Jason Falejczyk Woodworking
Excellent gallery of his many furniture projects, and a nice tool section.
Binky's Woodworking
A great website that I just discovered. Shop tour, free woodworking plans,step-by-step photos of many projects, excellent shop tips.
John Carmona's woodworking site. Features tool reviews, project ideas, good advice, and interesting opinions.

Banjo Building Supplies
First Quality Musical Supplies
Janet Davis Music - Banjo Store

Woodworking Supplies
Garrett Wade
Highland Hardware
Discount veneering supplies from Joe Woodworker

Woodworking Videos and Plans
New Yankee Workshop

Musical Instruments/Instruction
Folk of the Wood
This site has everything for acoustic players-free lessons, good advice, and lots of great instruments. Incredible website with lots of great information.
Mugwumps Online
Lots of useful information on a variety of banjo topics.
Elderly Musical Instruments
My favorite source for new and vintage instruments
Janet Davis Music
Her banjo instruction books and videos are excellent.
C.F. Martin & Co. (Martin Guitars)

Other Great Links
This website will connect with great info on a variety of topics
Woodworking Tips, tool reviews, woodworking links, plans from Woodsmith, Workbench, and ShopNotes, and the place to order the plans that I used to create my box joint jig. Click here for box joint jig plans.

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