Links to information on Maccaferri guitar construction.
Benoit de Bretagne Forum - French guitar forum, includes Selmer restoration
Chris Paulick - Youtube video - gluing binding.
Dave Dyke - luthier supplies
DjangoBooks - Selmer guitar forum
Django Station - French site on the current Django music scene
Django Swing Page - information and forum
Frets.com - huge luthier site, including internal Maccaferri photo
Gypsyguitars.com - guitars & accessories
Hand Purfling Cutter - from Stewart Macdonald
Harp Guitars.net - Maccaferri's harp guitars
Jérôme Casanova, luthier - restoration pictures of Selmer No. 520
Learning from Selmer - original Selmer photos by luthier Leo Eimers
Luthier Amateur - Free online guitars plans.
Maccaferri - background information by Paul Hostetter
Michael Collins - construction books & DVDs
Maccaferri Construction - Benoit de Bretagne's pliage method
Musical Instrument Makers Forum
Orville and Robert Milburn - French polishing techniques
R & F.Charle - guitars, plans & books
Roy Courtnall - books & plans
Selmer Maccaferri 1932 - You Tube video of an original
Selmer 503 - You Tube video looking at Django's guitar
Stewart MacDonald - luthier supplies
The Story of Selmer Guitars - by F. Charle
Touchstone Tonewoods - luthier supplies
William Cumpiano - construction techniques, including neck joint
Wilkes Guitars - video of an original 30s Maccaferri.
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