The cross-grain mahogany back center patch is necessary for the stability of the back along the center seam. These patches are made from pieces mahogany that have been glued up cross-grain for stability to form a single patch approximately 18″ to cover the back strip and joint on the back.
The cross-grain mahogany back center patch is absolutely necessary for the stability of the back along the enter seam. This is especially true if the back has a decorative center strip.
These patches are made of genuine Honduran mahogany and have been glued up to form a single patch that will easily cover the back joint on the inside surface of the back.
The patch is 7/8″ wide, .100″ thick, and approximately 18″ in length. This is more than enough to cover the back seam as it will be necessary to trim the patch to fit inside the tang of the heel and the foot block as in the book and dvd.
|Dimensions||11 × 1 × .1 in|