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Lesson 10: Assembly+Setup

Dan teaches you how to glue on the bridge, install the tuners, and set your action.

In this video you'll learn:

• Creating a custom jig to glue on the bridge
• Installing the tuners perfectly straight
• Fitting the nut and saddle
• Fine-tuning the action and playability
• How to tie on strings
• Oiling the fretboard and bridge

What you'll need:

• Swivel Handle Clamp
• Tightbond III Glue
• Glue Brush
• Low Tack Protective Tape
• 2-in-1 Precision Straightedge
• 220-grit sandpaper
• Fretboard Finishing Oil
• Electric hand drill
• Plywood