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Fix a broken nut with baking soda?


Issue 197 August 15, 2013



"Can a broken nut can be fixed with baking soda and super glue?" Lou, a singer here in Athens, Ohio, brought this question to Dan Erlewine (along with the broken nut on his Yamaha guitar). As it turns out, the answer is yes and no... Neck shaping a neck is all about feel.
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blankIn this Trade Secrets Video:
  • checkmarkThe baking soda/super glue trick is a real thing
  • checkmarkDan provides a demo
  • checkmarkWhere this works and where it doesn't
  • checkmarkHot Tip! Using bone dust in place of baking soda

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