The following tools and supplies will help you make your guitar/bass building project fun and rewarding. Most are common, but you may have to borrow/buy a few specialized items.
#3799 Straight edge; 24" long
#0677 Masking/binding tape
#4894 Rule, 6" with 16th, 32nd, and 64th increments
#3316 SAE Hex keys
#3317 Metric Hex keys
#0097 Drill bit set/index (1/16" - 1/2"
in 1/32" or 1/64" increments)
quality Phillips and blade type screwdrivers. You
will need several sizes.
Soldering iron/pencil (25-45 watt)
Drill (3/8" chuck, variable speed/reversible
Center-punch or awl
#1605 Wire cutters/stripper
Sharpie or permanent marker
diameter rosin-core solder
#5095 "Guitar Finishing Step-By-Step" by Dan
Erlewine and Don MacRostie
#0570 "The Guitar Player Repair Guide" by Dan
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