Trade Secrets!

Coloring epoxy for guitar inlays


Issue 217 May 22, 2014



A little bit of glue hides imperfections... Dan Erlewine personalizes a fretboard with the customer's name in pearl: "Hoss." There are small gaps around the inlays, and dan shows how to make those gaps disappear. Dan also shows a neat magnet trick for cutting thin slices off the end of a fretboard.
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blankIn this Trade Secrets Video:
  • checkmarkHow to mix epoxy
  • checkmarkHow much (or how little!) color you need to add
  • checkmarkFilling gaps in the routs around pearl inlays
  • checkmarkA neat magnet trick for cutting thin slices off the end of the fretboard