Building the Marimba - page 1a

Jeffrey La Favre -

Gluing up maple for end members of frame

Rails assembled to top pieces of end members of frame.

Checking alignment of bars with frame. Frame dimensions: 8' 6 1/4" long, 46" wide at bass end, 18" wide at treble end.

Mortising end member of frame

Mortise and tenon assembly of frame end member (treble end)

Assembled frame (without casters, which are 5 1/8" high)

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