Doug Kauer on making a living building guitars

One of the most common questions related to building guitars (other than "where do I start?") is whether or not you can make a living solely building guitars. While the general answer is "it's really tough," Doug Kauer of Kauer Guitars offers the most insightful, comprehensive answer to this question that I've ever read over in the Luthier's Corner at the MyLesPaul forum. I asked his permission to share it here, which he graciously agreed to, so I posted his response in the Ask Sully blog. You can read the post here