Newbie routing question

Discussion in 'Luthier's Corner' started by Ampig, Feb 9, 2009.


  1. Ampig

    Ampig Supporting Member

    I'm modifying an SX PJ bass and need to install a battery box on the back of the bass. I have a Dremel router (I know probably not the best router). This is totally new to me. Where do I start?
     
  2. Alienation

    Alienation

    Jul 29, 2008
    Midsouth
    I would use a small drill press and clean up with a router.

    You'll probably need something a little bigger than a dremel though.
     
  3. mikeyswood

    mikeyswood Inactive

    Jul 22, 2007
    Cincinnati OH
    Luthier of Michael Wayne Instruments
    Two or three Dremels might get it done.

    You first want to make a template of the desired shape. Next double side tape the template to the bass. Third follow the template with a pattern bit.
     
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