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Guitar Player Repair Guide

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Guitar Player Repair Guide

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By Dan Erlewine
The leading step-by-step manual for every guitar owner.

Updated 3rd edition:
FREE! Guitar Tips DVD shows you how to evaluate, intonate and string a guitar.
NEW: content sorting tailors the information to all skill levels.

Content based on your skill level The basic sections keep your guitar out of the repair shop and playing its best.

For the do-it-yourselfer: how to do both simple and advanced repairs.

Want to go even further into guitar repair? The deep sections are for you.


322 pages, softcover.

"A common-sense guide in layman's terms."
Chris Martin, CEO, Martin Guitars
"This book is a must-have."
Henry Juszkiewicz
Chairman, Gibson Guitars

"It's been 14 years since the previous edition, and my old copy's overflowing with notes and new techniques! I've included all of that in this update!"Dan
Guitar Player Repair Guide

Free DVD included. Dan shows you how to evaluate any guitar before buying, how to set your own intonation (it's simple!) and how to install strings without damaging your guitar.

Free guitar assessment forms

Free printable forms for repair shops. Computer files are included on the DVD: guitar assessment forms for repair work in printable PDF format.

These are just SOME of the topics covered:
Action and setups
Nuts, saddles
Fret work
Tuners, tremolos
Bridges, braces
Bodies, necks
Finishing repairs
Structural repairs
Electronics
Lots more!

The Guitar Player Repair Guide is the most widely used basic reference in repair shops, featuring factory setup specifications for Martin, Gibson and Fender guitars, in-depth fretting instruction, advice from top repairmen, and much more! The book grew out of Dan's popular Guitar Player magazine columns. Now in its 3rd edition, it includes lots of recent techniques Dan discovered while repairing every kind of guitar, from the new and inexpensive to the vintage and priceless. 322 pages, softcover.

Instructions

Product Instructions

Example Repair Shop Forms

Dan Erlewine created two useful forms to plan and estimate the work that comes into his shop, it's also helpful for showing your customer the work you plan to do or did on their instrument.

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even if you know what your doing..

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Dan Erlewine is the Guru...so many guitar techs can credit him for at least part of their knowledge base, people add to the knowledge base and invent new tools, but Dan is sort of a foundational old timer that helped everyone so much..

5.0

Excellent reference guide

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I have a copy signed by Dan in 1991 and now I'm really glad to have this one. Highly recommend it for beginner or pro alike.

5.0

Good product

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Book is little dated. But good basic information for guitar repair. Would recommend.

4.0

Great Supplement Book For DYI

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This the How To Make Your Guitar Play Great supplement book . Offer more in Depth informantion for at home Guitar DIY'ers, like myself. Also comes with a DVD.

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quick and easy with fast delivery

5.0

A Great Guide for Repair and Maintenance

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Not necessarily a step by step how to but a great overview about all aspects of guitar maintenance. Lots of specs and measurements for set up.

5.0

Excellent Reference and Reading

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A ton of info and "how-to's" at many different levels. Also great reading during the "stay home" scenario were currently going through. A very educational reference for any guitar buff.

5.0

Excellent book

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If you own a guitar, you need this book. It explains everything about your guitar, how to keep it in pristine condition and how to adjust everything on your guitar. It matters not if your guitar(s) are Acoustic or electric. You will not regret buying this complete "Guitar info and all work on yourself ypu can do

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Second Copy!

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This book is so good I bought a second copy to give my son-in-law.

5.0

Guitar man

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Book is really well put together.

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