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Lutherie Spreadsheets

    I enjoy trying to write spreadsheets which are useful in challenging my understanding of a particular problem I'm trying to solve when building ukuleles and guitars. I don't in any way view these spreadsheets as the answer to a particular problem, or even examples of sophisticated or economical programming, but rather a source of ideas which others can improve upon or modify for their own particular situation. The programs are as error-free as possible, but may well contain mistakes; I would appreciate any mistakes found being brought to my attention so that I can correct them and put the new version on-line for others to use. Thanks in advance for that... I now use Microsoft Excel for all my spreadsheets.  It seems more readily available to others.  Further, since the files are all fairly small, I've also chosen to keep them as Excel format rather than translate them into *.ZIP files...  There are many more spreadsheets associated with the programs in the Technology section.  Please look from page to page to find out more about them.


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