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Upgrading guitar tuners: what you need to know

Issue 261 May 05, 2016

Will you need to drill holes in your guitar if you put new tuners on it? How do you figure out which tuners are an easy fit, and which require more work? What about keeping the old tuners for resale value? We get questions, and Erick Coleman has answers.
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blankIn this Trade Secrets video:
  • checkmarkTwo types: vintage tuners compared to sealed tuners
  • checkmarkWhen is it necessary to drill?
  • checkmarkStashing original tuners for later resale
  • checkmarkRetrofit bushings: reverting to vintage tuners

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