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How to choose the perfect fret crowning file


Issue 327 March 21, 2019



With so many fret crowning files on the market how do you choose? Which one is the "best"? It depends on a lot of factors, how skilled are you at doing fret work, what's your budget, is this a hobby or are you doing repair work for money? In this Trade Secret Erick demonstrates each of the major types of files and shares tips that'll help you decide which file is right for you.
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blankIn this Trade Secrets video:
  • checkmarkThree-corner files: traditional and affordable
  • checkmarkConcave files: widely used for years and years
  • checkmarkDiamond files: no chatter from file teeth
  • checkmarkZ-Files: a new angle that's perfect for beginners and pros

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