I've been using a hand held black light to inspect finishes on vintage instruments for awhile, it's a pretty amazing tool. For anyone not familiar, older finish tends to show up as a sort of olive…Continue
Started Jan 17, 2019
I've got a non-functional truss rod on a 1994 Fender Strat here. I've done the whole 'pull the walnut plug and replace the truss rod nut' song and dance on these guitars before, but I have a hunch…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Charlie Sanders Oct 26, 2018.
The retail music store that I do repair work for recently moved into a larger location, and we've been having difficulties keeping proper relative humidity levels ever since. The sales floor is a…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Thomas James Feb 6, 2017.
I'm about to start restoring a Washburn parlor guitar from the early 1890's. The bridge popped loose ages ago, and someone added a tailpiece and floating bridge, and strung it up with steel strings.…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Ian Pender May 25, 2016.