Fixing a warped guitar top

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Issue 303 April 19, 2018


Someone made a really odd attempt at repairing braces inside this Gibson 12-string. That didn't keep the top from twisting into a wave shape. Dan Erlewine shows a simple fix.

 
In this Trade Secrets video:
  • Oddest brace repair Dan's ever seen
  • The top is sinking at the soundhole and rising up at the bridge
  • The Bridge Doctor makes this a simple fix

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