Gareth

Gareth

Stratocaster General Setup Guide

Setup your Fender Stratocaster or any Guitar with a Tremolo. This is a handy guide to setting up your Fender Stratocaster guitar or basically, any guitar with a tremolo fitted. We will go through the most critical points and adjustments…

Books on Lutherie & Other Things

No one knows everything, and I believe that is especially true when it comes to guitar lutherie, whether that is electric or acoustic. One thing I have enjoyed throughout my time learning about guitars, be that the building of them,…

Collection of Guitar Pickup Heights

Just a basic collection of guitar pickup heights to provide you with a reasonable starting point, the pickups should always be adjusted to your personnal preference though and only you will know exactly what you like the sound of. To…

Guitar Glossary

/Glossary A simple guitar glossary for newcomers to the guitar and for myself because well my memory is non-existant. Action – This is the string height from the frets adjusted at the bridge. Bass – The low end. Body –…

More Luthier Tools

Why only have the tools you need when there are so many to play with. Outline So during my builds (so far) were really my first attempts at very basic Luthier work and of course, that meant buying new tools…