Matchstick Yuke

Man devotes life to making guitars out of 10,000 matchsticks in 400 Hours

Construction was completed in four hundred hours…working five hours per day. Matchsticks for the curved portions of the ukulele were pre-soaked and bent, and the glued-together sections were weighted into shape with the aid of flat-irons, fire bricks and pans of water.

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One Response to Matchstick Yuke

  1. AzDana says:

    Thanks for the story about the matchstick yuke. I was amazed at the craftmanship involved and thought it was very unique.

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