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Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Loknob Installation Video
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Loknob Installation Video
Adjust your effects, tone, or volume while protecting your settings during transport or at your next gig with Loknob.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, StewMac Fret Slotting Miter Box Video
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StewMac Fret Slotting Miter Box Video
Easy and accurate. Erick Coleman shows demonstrates the StewMac Fret Slotting Miter Box. We offer 2 saws and custom Fret Scale Templates for guitar, bass, mandolin, banjo, and ukulele.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, StewMac Miter Blade for Binding Video
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StewMac Miter Blade for Binding Video
Guitar repairman and builder Dan Erlewine came up with this clever blade for use in your drill press or our Fret Arbor Press. It's extremely sharp and cuts wood or plastic bindings in one clean stroke.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, StewMac Deadblow Neck Rest Video
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StewMac Deadblow Neck Rest Video
See how this dense, flexible neck rest conforms to fit any instrument on your bench, and solidly absorbs hammer blows during fretwork.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, StewMac Safe-T-Planer Video
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StewMac Safe-T-Planer Video
Dan Erlewine shows how to create smooth, planed surfaces using your drill press. Our Safe-T-Planer is the affordable way to add a planer to your shop. In your drill press, it planes wood to any thickness, leaving it smooth and ready for sanding.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Nut and Saddle Sander demo by Roberto Fontanot
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Nut and Saddle Sander demo by Roberto Fontanot
Roberto Fontanot, inventor of the Nut and Saddle Sander, demonstrates the Nut and Saddle Sander from his shop in Italy.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Nut and Saddle Sander Video
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Nut and Saddle Sander Video
For solid contact and good tone, the bottom of a nut or saddle must be squared up. This “vise on wheels” is the fastest, surest way to do this.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, StewMac Body Board Video
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StewMac Body Board Video
StewMac tech advisor Matt Brooker shows why the StewMac Body Board is one of the most versatile tools in his shop.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, StewMac Crack Repair Tools Video
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StewMac Crack Repair Tools Video
Dan Erlewine demonstrates how the StewMac Crack Repair Tools work in this informative video.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, String Ferrule Installation Tool Demo
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String Ferrule Installation Tool Demo
Installing string ferrules cleanly has always been tricky. Dan Erlewine shows just how easy the String Ferrule Installation Tool makes it.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, TJ Thompson Brace Gluing Caul Video
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TJ Thompson Brace Gluing Caul Video
Don't crunch delicate braces while gluing. T.J. Thompson's glue-resistant nylon cauls provide protection when building or repairing an acoustic guitar.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, TJ Thompson Top Crack Repair Video
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TJ Thompson Top Crack Repair Video
Dan Erlewine demonstrates the TJ Thompson Crack Repair Tool.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, TJ Thompson Bridge Gluing Caul Video
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TJ Thompson Bridge Gluing Caul Video
Dan Erlewine demonstrates the T.J. Thompson Bridge Gluing Cauls, a set of glue-resistant nylon cauls shaped to fit the curves of an acoustic guitar bridge. These cauls give you a flat clamping surface while protecting the bridge.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Thompson Belly Reducer Video
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Thompson Belly Reducer Video
Dan Erlewine demonstrates the TJ Thompson Belly Reducer and TJ Thompson explains why he created this clever system to begin with.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Mojotone Hand Guided Tensioner Video
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Mojotone Hand Guided Tensioner Video
Wind consistent pickups with the Mojotone Hand Guided Tensioner.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Mojotone Pickup Winder Demo
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Mojotone Pickup Winder Demo
This video shows the basic functions of the Mojotone Pickup Winding Machine. Powering on the machine, entering "Gauss Mode" to check the gauss and polarity of your magnets, setting the direction for winding, setting the number of turns, and adjusting the winding speed are all explained in this brief tutorial.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, How to use the Acoustic Guitar Bridge Template
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How to use the Acoustic Guitar Bridge Template
Dan Erlewine explains the many features of the Acoustic Guitar Bridge Template and shows how helpful this little gauge is when making a bridge from scratch.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Shaping Friction Pegs with our Peg Shaper
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Shaping Friction Pegs with our Peg Shaper
Dan Erlewine demonstrates the Peg Shaper, a precision tool for violins, ukuleles, and flamenco guitars.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, StewMac Magnetic Mirror Set
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StewMac Magnetic Mirror Set
Dan Erlewine demonstrates the StewMac Magnetic Mirror Set on an old Martin bridge pad / brace repair.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Use Peghole Reamer for Truly Round Holes
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Use Peghole Reamer for Truly Round Holes
Dan Erlewine demonstrates the peghole reamer and explains the difference between our musical instrument reamer and a hardware store reamer.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Using the Fret Puller on an Old Classical
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Using the Fret Puller on an Old Classical
Dan Erlewine demonstrates the StewMac Fret Puller on an old classical guitar fingerboard.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Why Golden Age Restoration Tuners are Perfect for this Old Mandolin
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Why Golden Age Restoration Tuners are Perfect for this Old Mandolin
Period-correct spacing and the proper look! Dan Erlewine explains why our Restoration Tuners were the perfect choice for this old Regal mandolin.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Burn-in Procedures Using Behlen's Lacquer Repair Kit
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Burn-in Procedures Using Behlen's Lacquer Repair Kit
A demonstration of the proper technique for repairing a nitrocellulose lacquer finish using the Behlen Lacquer Repair Kit.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, 2-in-1 Wire Cutter/Stripper Tool Demo
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2-in-1 Wire Cutter/Stripper Tool Demo
One of our favorite tools for wiring guitars and amps: a carbon-steel cutter and stripper in one. A quick flick turns it from one tool into the other.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, vGrip by Preval
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vGrip by Preval
The vGrip is an ergonomic aerosol trigger that eliminates finger fatigue. Easily attach it to a Preval sprayer or any aerosol can to use it like a spray gun.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, How to stop breaking router bits
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How to stop breaking router bits
A customer asked me how to avoid breaking tiny router bits. I answer this question from time to time on the phone, and it makes a good Trade Secrets topic. I talked to Dan Erlewine and Dan made us this video. Check it out!
—Matt Brooker, StewMac Tech Support
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, How to use the Erlewine Neck Jig
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How to use the Erlewine Neck Jig
Simulate string tension with the strings off for the most accurate fret and fingerboard work ever!
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Tremsetter Installation
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Tremsetter Installation
How to install the Tremsetter
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Safe Slot Guitar Nut Guard
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Safe Slot Guitar Nut Guard
Stop your string slot file before it cuts too deep and the nut is ruined! StewMac's Dan Erlewine and Don MacRostie, the inventor of the tool, show how it works.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Depth Stop Drill Bits
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Depth Stop Drill Bits
Use this 7-piece drill set to avoid catastrophes when you install guitar tuners, pickguards, string trees, truss rod covers, pickup rings, and more.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Swivel Handle Clamps for guitar repair and building
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Swivel Handle Clamps for guitar repair and building
Get better control over your clamping pressure with a right-angle handle. It's easier to make ever-so-slight adjustments, or really crank it down!
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Batt-O-Meter Video
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Batt-O-Meter Video
Watch a video demonstration of the Batt-O-Meter in action.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Chip Stoppers
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Chip Stoppers
Pull frets without chipping the fingerboard.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Premium guitar wiring for Gibson Les Paul
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Premium guitar wiring for Gibson Les Paul
Upgrade the pots, caps and hookup wires in your guitar with this kit: these parts look right and sound great. They're the components we choose for our own guitars.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, FretBender demo: putting the curve in guitar frets
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FretBender demo: putting the curve in guitar frets
Dan Erlewine demos the StewMac FretBender. This great idea came from luthier Randy Stockwell in the 1980s, and now it's a must-have tool in guitar shops everywhere.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Guitar Knob Puller vs. Knob/Bushing Puller
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Guitar Knob Puller vs. Knob/Bushing Puller
Erick Coleman compares a simple knob puller and the Schatten Knob and Bushing Puller, which does multiple jobs in a guitar repair shop.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Scraper Burnisher Video
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Scraper Burnisher Video
Video instructions for using the scraper burnisher.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Vibramate Bigsby vibrato mount: no drilling!
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Vibramate Bigsby vibrato mount: no drilling!
Install a Bigsby without modifying your guitar. Erick Coleman shows the Vibramate V5 adapter: no drilling, and in just a couple of minutes his guitar's Bigsby-fied!
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, D'Addario: Introducing the NS Micro Tuner
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D'Addario: Introducing the NS Micro Tuner
At a stealthy 1.25 inches, it's the best performance they'll never see.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, L.R. Baggs FIVE.O Ukulele Pickup Performance
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L.R. Baggs FIVE.O Ukulele Pickup Performance
Brittni Paiva says "The FIVE.O pickup is the best pickup I've ever heard in an ukulele." Here she performs "Somewhere Over the Rainbow."
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Ricky Skaggs - Lyric Acoustic Guitar Microphone
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Ricky Skaggs - Lyric Acoustic Guitar Microphone
"Moving around all over the stage, my sound doesn't change and I don't have to depend on standing in front of a mic. This Lyric is the best I've found so far."
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, StewMac Guitar Buffer: buffing tips
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StewMac Guitar Buffer: buffing tips
Dan Erlewine with some tips for using our guitar buffer to get a high gloss guitar finish.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, EMG ACB Banjo Pickup System featuring Tim Weed
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EMG ACB Banjo Pickup System featuring Tim Weed
Tim Weed stops by EMG Studios to discuss the new ACB Banjo Pickup System.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, String Spreader Demo
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String Spreader Demo
David Lynch introduces his new tool at NAMM.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Guitar Screw Rescue Kit
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Guitar Screw Rescue Kit
Remove broken screws! Dan Erlewine shows you how to fix this common problem with this StewMac tool set.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Black Ice
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Black Ice
Guitar demo using the Black Ice.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, MAG-ic Probe Electronic Thickness Gauge
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MAG-ic Probe Electronic Thickness Gauge
Tool Demo
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, StewMac Ultimate Scraper
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StewMac Ultimate Scraper
Al Carruth shows how to use and sharpen the Ultimate Scraper.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Installing tuner knobs
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Installing tuner knobs
Dan Erlewine replaces rotted old tuner knobs, and shows a neat trick with a drill press!
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Vibramate V5 and Bigbsy B5 Installation
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Vibramate V5 and Bigbsy B5 Installation
Install a Bigsby Vibrato on your guitar in minutes without drilling any holes using the Vibramate V5 Mounting Kit.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Fret/Fingerboard Levelers
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Fret/Fingerboard Levelers
3 sizes to make any fretboard absolutely level.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Using Behlen Behkol Solvent
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Using Behlen Behkol Solvent
Every guitar shop needs Behkol on hand.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Guitar Shop Starter Kit
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Guitar Shop Starter Kit
Set up your own guitar repair shop -- and get a great head start with this kit.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Scraper Blades
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Scraper Blades
Steel scrapers leave an ultra-smooth surface. Here's how to use them in your shop...
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Guitar Nutdrivers
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Guitar Nutdrivers
Guitar Nutdrivers are great for control pots, output jacks and tuner bushings.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Using Behlen Naptha Solvent
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Using Behlen Naptha Solvent
Naphtha cleans, degreases and raises wood grain for sanding before finishing.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Guitar Tech Screwdriver Set
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Guitar Tech Screwdriver Set
StewMac's own: this kit replaces a drawer full of tools!
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Rock-n-Roller Neck Rest
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Rock-n-Roller Neck Rest
Good. Simple. Solid. Support.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Mitchell abrasive cord
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Mitchell abrasive cord
Guitar floss: flexible sanding cord has a lot of uses.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, OptiVISOR Headband Magnifier
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OptiVISOR Headband Magnifier
Dan Erlewine demos his most used tool: the OptiVISOR.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Franklin Titebond Glue
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Franklin Titebond Glue
Versatile and popular, Titebond is our customers' go-to glue.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Nut and Saddle Vise
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Nut and Saddle Vise
A StewMac exclusive. You'll appreciate the specially-shaped jaws.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Gripper Truss Rod Wrenches
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Gripper Truss Rod Wrenches
Dan Erlewine demos the tapered Gripper truss rod wrenches.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Neck Joint Routing Template For Fender
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Neck Joint Routing Template For Fender
Erick Coleman shows how to really use a routing template.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Ground Hide Glue
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Ground Hide Glue
Dan Erlewine shows how to mix up a batch of his favorite glue.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, ESP Multi Spanner
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ESP Multi Spanner
The thin steel Multi Spanner tightens-up jacks, tuners and control pots.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Guitar Repair Magnet Kit Video
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Guitar Repair Magnet Kit Video
Dan Erlewine uses magnets in his guitar repairs. He's got LOTS of ways to use them...
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Archtop Bridge Fitting Jig
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Archtop Bridge Fitting Jig
Dan Erlewine gets a perfect fit on a Washburn archtop.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Jack The Gripper
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Jack The Gripper
Jack The Gripper holds the jack steady while you tighten the nut. This keeps the jack from turning and damaging the solder joints inside.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Gauged Nut Slotting Files
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Gauged Nut Slotting Files
It just makes sense to cut the string slots to match the string gauges! With this set of gauged files, your work is fast and accurate too.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Snap files for leveling and beveling guitar frets
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Snap files for leveling and beveling guitar frets
Erick Coleman demos the Snapfile System: a 4-in-1 combination of our best leveling and beveling files.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Installing guitar frets with the Jaws press
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Installing guitar frets with the Jaws press
Faster, better fretting with Jaws -- the original handheld fret press.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, MacRostie Binding Trimmer
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MacRostie Binding Trimmer
Make any size bindings of wood or plastic. Here, Dan Erlewine replicates the bindings on a 1929 Gibson L-5.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Deadblow Fretting Hammer
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Deadblow Fretting Hammer
Erick Coleman shows how the shot-filled deadblow head is ideal for fretwork. The way this hammer transfers energy to the fret makes fretwork faster.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Fret Slot Cleaning Tool
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Fret Slot Cleaning Tool
You can't have a well seated fret without a well cleaned fret slot. The fret slot cleaning tool removes the gunk and glue and that means better fret jobs.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Fret Cutter for trimming fret ends
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Fret Cutter for trimming fret ends
After installing new frets, the flush-cut jaws of a fret cutter trim the fret ends.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Dual-face Fret Hammer
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Dual-face Fret Hammer
Erick Coleman demos the fretting hammer, and explains what the plastic/brass heads are all about.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Fret Slot Depth Gauge
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Fret Slot Depth Gauge
Before you try to put frets in, make sure the slots are deep enough!
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Fret End Dressing File
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Fret End Dressing File
Dan Erlewine shows how to use this small file for shaping fret ends.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Radius gauges for guitar work
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Radius gauges for guitar work
Dan Erlewine demos the three kinds of radius gauges for setup and fretwork.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Radius gauges for guitar work
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Radius gauges for guitar work
Dan Erlewine demos the three kinds of radius gauges for setup and fretwork.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Radius-sanding Beam
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Radius-sanding Beam
Erick Coleman using a Radius Beam on a fret job for leveling the board, then the frets.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Digital caliper for guitar repairs and fret work
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Digital caliper for guitar repairs and fret work
Dan Erlewine demos the digital caliper for measuring frets, parts and all kinds of dimensions for repair work.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Guitar fret beveling file
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Guitar fret beveling file
Erick Coleman shows how to quickly put a uniform 35-degree bevel on all the fret ends.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Three-corner Fret Dressing Files
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Three-corner Fret Dressing Files
Erick Coleman demos these three versatile fret files.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, A Master Class in Acoustic Guitar Making
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A Master Class in Acoustic Guitar Making
A video preview of Chris Wynne's 10 DVD master class.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Tune-o-matic bridge repair tools
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Tune-o-matic bridge repair tools
Erick Coleman demos the Tune-o-Medic tool kit for adjusting and fixing these Gibson-style bridges.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, BridgeSaver guitar bridge repair tool
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BridgeSaver guitar bridge repair tool
Dan Erlewine demos the BridgeSaver tool for repairing damaged bridge pin holes on acoustic guitars.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Parsons Street Humbuckers: pickups with real P.A.F. specs
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Parsons Street Humbuckers: pickups with real P.A.F. specs
These pickups are true to Gibson's original 1950s P.A.F. pickup specs. Great sound at a low price!
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Tortoloid pickguard material
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Tortoloid pickguard material
Dan Erlewine demos Tortoloid. Like natural tortoiseshell, every piece of Tortoloid is unique.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Making a Concert Classical Guitar
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Making a Concert Classical Guitar
A video preview of John Bogdanovich's 10 DVD set.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Foam polishing pad for guitar finishing
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Foam polishing pad for guitar finishing
Dan Erlewine shows how he uses foam pads for a finish repair.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Fret press: arbor press for guitar fretting
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Fret press: arbor press for guitar fretting
Dan Erlewine demos our arbor press, which is specially adapted for fretting stringed instruments.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Shellac for French-polishing a guitar finish
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Shellac for French-polishing a guitar finish
Dan Erlewine shows that shellac is great for finish repairs and for creating a French polish finish: a good gloss without spraying.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Freehand Holder for guitar finishing
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Freehand Holder for guitar finishing
Erick Coleman demos the Freehand Holder for spraying bodies and necks.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Spray Gun Cleaning Kit
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Spray Gun Cleaning Kit
Dan Erlewine's getting a kick out of this little cleaning kit.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Airbrush for guitar finishing
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Airbrush for guitar finishing
Dan Erlewine uses this easy, inexpensive airbrush for guitar finish touchups and and small spray jobs.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Fretboard Finishing Oil
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Fretboard Finishing Oil
Dan Erlewine applies a protective finish on the fretboard of a 1953 Gibson J50.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Micro-Mesh guitar finishing paper
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Micro-Mesh guitar finishing paper
Dan Erlewine uses Micro-Mesh to get rid of finish scratches, without using a buffer.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Flexible polishing papers for instrument work
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Flexible polishing papers for instrument work
Dan Erlewine on using cloth-like polishing abrasives for guitar repair. They're a micro-grit "finishing fabric" that conforms to any shape, wet or dry.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Micro finishing papers for instrument finishing
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Micro finishing papers for instrument finishing
Dan Erlewine on using micro-grit finishing papers as the last step before buffing an instrument finish. In this case, he's finishing up a spot repair on a poly-finished guitar body.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Notched straightedge for guitar or bass
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Notched straightedge for guitar or bass
Dan Erlewine demos the notched straightedge from StewMac. This tool lets you check a guitar or bass neck for straightness, with or without the frets in place.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Fret Barber guitar fret tang resizer
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Fret Barber guitar fret tang resizer
Dan Erlewine demos the Fret Barber: a tool that will "take a little off the sides" of fretwire, making it fit fret slots that would otherwise be too tight.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Danny Roberts (The Grascals): Loar mandolin with Waverly tuners
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Danny Roberts (The Grascals): Loar mandolin with Waverly tuners
Danny Roberts with his 1922 Lloyd Loar mandolin that once belonged to his good friend, the late Charlie Derrington. Danny visited Stewart-MacDonald, and talked about the Waverly tuning machines on his Loar.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Nut Slotting Gauge
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Nut Slotting Gauge
Dan Erlewine uses the Nut Slotting Gauge: the most accurate measure of nut slot depth.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, The Responsive Guitar
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The Responsive Guitar
Ervin Somogyi discusses acoustic guitar theory, design and construction.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Scissor Jack
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Scissor Jack
Dan Erlewine demos the Scissor Jack, to simplify tricky repairs inside acoustic guitar bodies.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Essential Fretting Tool Kit
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Essential Fretting Tool Kit
Dan Erlewine shows what's in the kit and what each tool is for.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Precision Router Base
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Precision Router Base
Dan Erlewine demonstrates our Precision Router Base, for inlays and other routing on guitars and all stringed instruments.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Basic Setup Kit Video
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Basic Setup Kit Video
Dan Erlewine shows what's in the kit and what each tool is for.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Essential Nut Making Tool Kit
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Essential Nut Making Tool Kit
Dan Erlewine shows what's in the kit and what each tool is for.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Refret Saws
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Refret Saws
Dan Erlewine demos his gap-toothed saw for cleaning and modifying guitar fret slots.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, String Action Gauge
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String Action Gauge
Dan Erlewine uses this gauge for checking string height, measuring saddle and pickup heights and more.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Truss Rod Rescue Kit
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Truss Rod Rescue Kit
Dan Erlewine shows two truss rod troubles that are solved with the Truss Rod Rescue kit.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, TrueChannel Binding Routing Jig
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TrueChannel Binding Routing Jig
Erick Coleman shows the TrueChannel jig in use, routing the binding channel on an acoustic guitar.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Erlewine ShopStand
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Erlewine ShopStand
Dan Erlewine shows how his ShopStand replaces a workbench for guitar repair, buffing, and all instrument work.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, FretRocker
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FretRocker
Dan Erlewine troubleshoots fret problems with the tiny straightedges that became the Fret Rocker.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Mini Cam Clamp
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Mini Cam Clamp
A lighter, smaller cam clamp for guitar building and repair.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, Guitar Repair Vise
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Guitar Repair Vise
Dan Erlewine shows how we've customized our Guitar Repair Vise for instrument work.
Watch the Trade Secrets Video, String Spacing Rule
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String Spacing Rule
Dan Erlewine shows how to use the String Spacing Rule to quickly locate the strings on a guitar nut. He also explains the problem with using equal spacing.