Guitar and Bass Maintenance Tips

So this one is pretty broad. In some ways, this is 'everything that doesn't fit somewhere else'. The stuff we'll talk about here is stuff that falls into the realm of keeping your guitar at its best. Some might be 'care' tips and some might be repair information, or the best way to make certain modifications.

Guitar:  Humidity and Environment - what you need to know

The right way to shim a bolt-on neck

Downloadable radius gauges 

How to clean and polish your frets

How to clean your guitar hardware

How to pack a guitar for shipping safely


Sketchy Setups

If you'd like an even friendlier and simpler path to great setups, you should check out my Sketchy Setups.

Sketchy Setups is a hand-drawn, illustrated guide to setting up your own Strat.

Perfect if you want a great playing guitar without taking a degree in Advanced Guitar Stuff.

No digging through thick books, no trying to make sense of the manufacturer's vague instructions, no searching for the pearls among millions of forum posts.

Great guitar setups. Easy-peasy.

Available now for digital download: $5.      Learn more…

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