Lesson 4: PREPARING THE NECK

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Lesson 4: Preparing the neck

Dan gives you a complete lesson in fretting, from installing the frets and side dots, to gluing the fretboard to the neck.

In this video you'll learn:

• Making and installing side dots
• Prepping and cutting fretwire
• Hammering in and gluing in the frets
• Filing and beveling the fret ends
• Gluing on the fingerboard
• Drilling holes for the neck dowels

What you'll need:

• Mini Cam clamp
• Tightbond III Glue
• StewMac Fret Cutter
• Fretting Hammer
• StewMac Super Glue
• Fret Leveler
• Rubber Clamping Bands
• Plywood
• Electric hand drill
• Paste Wax

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Lesson 5: LEVELING THE FRETS