So if one was to make a guitar and wanted to put pine on it either on top or as a faceplate or something, how would you finish it to make it ok? also what other really knotted woods are there? and how would they sound?
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If you're going for knotted wood, just is it as a top. The knots would probably have a negative effect on the tone if used as a full body.

As for finishing, I don't have an answer for that.
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I don't know if I can help it.

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pine tar for finishing?
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