Fixing the angle of an acoustic neck joint

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Issue 283 April 06, 2017

Your first guitar build has a slightly crooked neck! What do you do? Dan Erlewine shows how to recognize and solve this problem.

About the guitar in this video: This Triple-O Guitar Kit is the first-ever build by Joe Etgen, Customer Service Representative at StewMac!

In this Trade Secrets video:
  • Identifying the problem using a straightedge.
  • Measuring with feeler gauges.
  • Where and how to remove wood.
  • Determining the bridge location.

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