Teach Yourself Guitar Repair and Maintenance

Teach Yourself Guitar Repair and Maintenance

Everything You Need to Know to Start Working on your Guitar!

Book - 2005
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John Carruthers, legendary guitar builder and repair guru to the stars, has teamed up with Alfred to produce this ultimate beginner's guide to guitar repair and maintenance.

Comprehensive, step-by-step instructions and close-up shots clarify how to set the action for ultimate playability, adjust for bulletproof intonation, and keep any guitar in top condition for a lifetime. This book & DVD also includes steps on setting up and adjusting Floyd Rose tremolo systems, soldering and maintaining electronics, the proper way to remove and install strings on both standard guitars and Floyd Rose systems, and exact specs for the action, nut action, and truss rod adjustments of electric guitars, acoustics, and 4- and 5-string basses. 80 pages.
Publisher: Van Nuys, Calif. : 2005
ISBN: 9780739036037
Branch Call Number: ANF 787.871923 CARR
Characteristics: 144 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm. + 1 plan
79 p. : ill. ; 30 cm. + 1 dvd
Alternative Title: Guitar repair and maintenance


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