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Covers set-up, maintenance, tuners, acoustic adjustments, nut replacement, fret dressing, refretting, guitar electronics, finish application and repair, and useful tools.

Author: Dan Erlewine

Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

ISBN: 0879309210

Category: Music

Page: 320

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Covers set-up, maintenance, tuners, acoustic adjustments, nut replacement, fret dressing, refretting, guitar electronics, finish application and repair, and useful tools.
2007 By Dan Erlewine

Guitar Repair Schools Galloup School of Guitar Building and Repair: Roberto-Venn School of Luthiery: Books Guitar Player Repair Guide by Dan Erlewine (Dan also has many instructional DVDs on ...

Author: Dave Rubin

Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

ISBN: 9781480347281

Category: Music

Page: 56

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(Guitar Educational). Doug Redler has been a guitar tech to the Black Crowes, k.d. lang, the Dixie Chicks, the B-52s, Paul Simon, Goo Goo Dolls, Counting Crows, Peter Gabriel, and many other stars. He's seen it all, and knows what to do when it comes to keeping guitars and amps healthy. In this book, he reveals his trade secrets so that anyone with some mechanical ability can maintain their own gear. Co-authored by Hal Leonard guitar historian Dave Rubin, this book covers: guitar tech toolbox, proper stringing techniques, evaluating the guitar neck, setting the action, adjusting the pickups, basic bass guitar set-up, tales from the road, humidity and acoustic guitars, amp care and maintenance, and more!
2012-11-01 By Dave Rubin

Guitar: Music; History; Players Richard Chapman (Dorling Kindersley, 2003) Star Guitars: 101 Guitars that Rocked the ... The Guitar Player Repair Guide Dan Erlewine (Backbeat Books, 2007) The Guitar Sourcebook: How to Find the Sounds ...

Author: Dave Hunter

Publisher: Rough Guides UK

ISBN: 9781405388733

Category: Music

Page: 320

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The Rough Guide to Guitar is a one-stop shop for all your guitar-related needs - whether you're buying, playing, gigging, recording or a complete beginner. Covering everything from the basics a new player needs to hints and tips for experienced guitarists, and even how to successfully start a band. Written by Dave Hunter, one of the world's leading guitar authors and contributor to Guitar Player and Vintage Guitar magazines, The Rough Guide to Guitar covers it all, in a language that players of all experiences and ages will understand and enjoy. From classic rock guitar sounds through to indie, punk and psychadelic, and from home recording methods to how to put a band together; The Rough Guide to Guitar is the guide for you.
2011-02-01 By Dave Hunter

The Guitar Player Repair Guide. New York, NY: Backbeat Books, 2007. This book, for beginners to experts, is a step-by-step manual to maintaining and repairing electric and acoustic guitars and basses. Pagliaro, Michael.

Author: Carla Mooney

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

ISBN: 9781477718193

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 144

View: 575

Music careers go beyond being in a band or joining a world-famous orchestra. And some of them don't even require college! This volume provides readers with all the tools they need to build a career in the field of music without heading to college first. It includes some informative sidebars with exclusive job search tips and some real-life information from people working in the field. Readers are encouraged to get creative about their job searches, going beyond the "college to job" approach.
2013-12-15 By Carla Mooney

Instruments Complete Idiot's Guide to Playing the Guitar , Macmillan . ... Dan Erlewine , Guitar Player Repair Guide : How to Set Up , Maintain , and Repair Electrics and Acoustics , Backbeat Books . .


Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

ISBN: 1890490458

Category: Music

Page: 140

View: 772

Filled with the information beginners of all ages need to know, the Beginning Guitarist's Handbook takes you step-by-step through the process of shopping for a guitar, setting your goals, learning to play, and sharing your music with others. Drawing on his decade as the editor of Acoustic Guitar magazine, as well as extensive interviews with teachers and experts, Jeffrey Pepper Rodgers provides a wealth of advice for a strong start on the guitar and years of fun, adventure and inspiration.
2001 By

... $19.95 Guitar Player Repair Guide How to Set Up, Maintain, and Repair Electrics and Acoustics • By Dan Erlewine— Second Edition Whetner you're a player, collector, or repairperson, this hfcnds- on guide provides all the essential ...

Author: David Ellefson

Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

ISBN: 9780879304607

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 142

View: 451

Provides an inside guide to the music business, including management, record labels, music publishing, promotion, touring, endorsement, and negotiating deals
1997 By David Ellefson

... guitar setup & repair articles, and more – • Parts, tools & information - • Luthiers supplies & tools - Further Reading • Guitar Player Repair Guide – Dan ...

Author: Jonny Blackwood


ISBN: 9781989514016

Category: Music

Page: 181

View: 181

“Everything you need to maintain, set up and protect your guitar.” Cleaning & Restringing – Setups & Adjustments – Care & Storage – Minor Repairs “Complete Guitar Care & Maintenance, The Ultimate Owners Guide” is the essential care guide for guitar owners everywhere. Filled with over 170 pages of step-by-step instruction, 300 images and diagrams, and a plethora of exclusively derived specifications and manufacturers' recommendations. You will have everything you need to maintain any guitar, no matter what your experience level. Get the low-down on instrument cleaning and preservation. Improve the performance and sound of your guitar with simple adjustments. Take your setup skills to the next level with precision neck adjustments, string height adjustments (bridge saddle and nut), pickup height adjustments, intonation, and more. Do minor repairs, fix electronics, and other common issues with total confidence. Learn about guitar care, such as humidity and storage. Use the included cut-out tool templates to broaden your guitar setup prowess. This is a complete reference manual, perfect for players, collectors and budding professionals alike. Written to be simple, accessible, streamlined, and easy to follow. Pertains to electric, acoustic, classical, and bass guitars. From your friends at and the Guitar Setup Pro App. Included in the book: · How to maintain your guitar for peak performance & longevity · How to clean, polish and store the guitar for long-term protection · How to restring the guitar properly · How to set up electric, acoustic & bass guitars · How to adjust neck relief (bow) for optimum playability · How to adjust string height for your playing style and guitar type · How to file nut slots, adjust pickup height and set the intonation accurately · How to adjust Fender-style tremolo's, Gibson hard-tails, Floyd Rose and other floating bridge types · How to adjust the saddle on your acoustic steel string or nylon string guitar · How to solder and repair electronics · How to replace jacks, switches, and pickups · Manufacturer's setup specs from Fender, Gibson, Ibanez, Jackson, Gretsch and others · Exclusive setup specifications from the author's best playing guitars & basses · Cut-out templates for radius gauges, under-string radius gauges & an action ruler · An extensive troubleshooting section · A library of common wiring diagrams · A handy measurement conversion chart · And much more!
2020-04-05 By Jonny Blackwood

Andy Ellis is a former senior editor for Guitar Player magazine and former editor in chief of Frets. ... The author of Backbeat's Guitar Player Repair Guide and How to Make Your Electric Guitar Play Great!, he has built and repaired ...

Author: Various Authors

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9781476853895

Category: Music

Page: 122

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2007-03-01 By Various Authors

TECH'S TIP: BLOCK PARTY A tip handed on from British luthier Phil Norsworthy (and used by Fender, as reported by Dan Erlewine in the Guitar Player Repair Guide) is to use a small, wedge-shaped wooden block, approximately 2" long by 1" ...

Author: Nigel Osborne

Publisher: Chartwell Books

ISBN: 9780785834380

Category: Music

Page: 320

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This is the most authoritative and comprehensive reference work on the full range of guitar designs and playing styles ever produced. An info-packed and intricately detailed, illustrated glossary that helps you 'talk guitar' with authority. Taking you all the way from deciding which instrument is best for you and your music to learning the essential techniques in ten of the most popular guitar styles and maximizing the potential of your guitar, effects, and amplifier, this book is a one-stop, fast track to fluency in all aspects of the most influential icon in the history of popular music. In this book, the world's leading specialists tell you what ingredients go into a vast range of guitars and amplifiers to make them sound the way that they do; coach you on making the most of your instruments, effects, and amps; tutor you in the essential playing skills of genres from Rock to Jazz to classical-and everything in between. Contributors include Dave Hunter, Tony Bacon, Robert Benedetto, Dave Burrluck, Walter Carter, Dough Chandler, Paul Day, James Stevenson, Kari Bannerman, David Braid, Carl Filipiak, Nestor Garcia, Martin Goulding, Lee Hodgson, Max Milligan, and Rikky Rooksby.
2016-10-24 By Nigel Osborne

Dan Erlewine's “Guitar Player Repair Guide”or Ralf Denyer's “The Guitar”are excellent sources of info on setups and repairs not limited to Strats only. The website of Stewart MacDonald (stewmac) also is a brilliant source of info as ...

Author: Bert Van Der Moer

Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc

ISBN: 9781447687757

Category: Art


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There are various reasons people have to venture into building a guitar, cost, unrestrained creativity, curiosity and more. Content: - all Stratocaster components, how to get them and what pitfalls to watch out for - how to convert that heap of metal and wood to a great instrument - minimum set of tools, suitable for the one-time builder - how to set up the result (neck relief, radius, intonation, playability etc) - overview of serial numbers and dating of Fender guitars as aid when buying stuff. - extended info on guitar electronics and the famous 5switch workings. - some more subjects of interest; frets, tonewood, common problems, making a new nut etc. Be adventurous and build your own, it's fun!
2013-03-13 By Bert Van Der Moer