Fixing a guitar dent by steaming it out

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Issue 317 November 01, 2018

Small dents happen all the time, and often they can be undone with a soldering iron and a damp rag. Dan Erlewine shows how it's done.

About the guitar in this video: The body that got dented is from a StewMac T-Style electric guitar kit.

In this Trade Secrets video:
  • Dents vs. crunches
  • The wood's still there
  • Steam pulls it back to the surface

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