After a few days of no real work in the shop, I was able to get a few things done over the past few days.
Fit up my third dovetail neck. Paid close attention and used some quick gauges to make sure the angles were consistent. Best of the three. These will be final fit once the heels are carved.
Routed the slots for the truss rods. Made use of my binding fixture with a temporary fence.
Glued up some headstock veneer from scraps that came off the back material.
Trued up three rosewood fingerboards from the Martin wood stash. Made a new 24.75” scale template for my home made fret slotting fixture. Then proceeded to slot the boards.
Next step is tapering, sanding to radius and binding on the fretboards. Then on to thicknessing the headstocks and laminating on front and back veneers.