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Cutting a slot in the resonator for the neck heal. First the resonator is put into a jig that holds it so a router can cut out a slot.

in this pic you can see a jig for the router that allows the router to follow a pre determined pattern.

 

Next the router is inserted and worked back and forth untill all the wood has been removed in the shape of the slot in the router jig.