The oval of membrane is made from the same piece of wood, but very thin. I can't imagine the exact thickness, but it's transparency comparable to 3 sheets of plain paper.Alexandru Marian wrote:<...> with the addition that the active area of the lower bout is bound and seems to come from another wood species or plank than the rest <...>
My lattice guitars are thinned to just under a 1mm around the edges. Anything under .8mm and you get structural issues.Ryan Nitz wrote:Wow that IS thin! How does that compare to other thin-topped lattice guitars--is that fairly normal?