A hands-on guitar repair workshop in print.
The FAQ: Acoustic Guitar Care and Setup Book is a must-have guitar repair guide from Mel Bay. This guide uses photographs, diagrams and sketches made by author, John LeVan, each specific to the type of guitar you are working on. In addition, John has included diagrams and photographs provided for this book by several guitar and component manufacturers. Acoustic Guitar Care and Setup even includes a forward written by Bob Taylor of Taylor Guitars.
You'll get tips on how to clean, condition, adjust the action, and properly intonate your guitar, as well as John's trade secrets on hand-carving bone string nuts and bridge saddles. FAQ: Acoustic Guitar CAre and Setup is a book that is perfect for teaching a beginner or as a reference for guitar repair professionals.