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Neck Re-Set Gallery

Hi All,  I've had a few neck re-sets through the workshop recently (lucky me). I always take a photo of the join once it's apart in case I…

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Scale length

I just bought a wreck of a Terada TW90 (dreadnought), which is considered as a very good japanese from the 70s. The guitar may need a new f…

Started by Bob Steinarsson

6 8 hours ago
Reply by Mark McLean

Strap Pin at Heel

This question is the opposite of what is usually posted. I dislike strap pins at the heel and wonder how to plug the hole left by the screw

Started by John Sobczak

13 on Thursday
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Hall of "shame"

Some fun stuff I found working on instruments 

Started by Claus Holm Jensen

17 on Wednesday
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Hide glue as pore filler?

Hello All,It looks like I'll never end my search for a clear pore filler that I can make work!I use hot hide glue for almost everything in…

Started by Brian Burns

5 on Wednesday
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How Should I Adjust the Action on a: Eko Ranger XII VR Eq

How Should I Adjust the Action on a: Eko Ranger XII VR Eq See guitar here: https://www.ekoguitars.it/en/acousticguitars/Vintage-Reissue-Se

Started by Norwegian_Wood

7 Jan 12
Reply by Mark McLean

Segmented saddle bone and "turbo plugs" revisited

I made a fuzz on this board some time ago enthusiastically telling about the "amazing things" I've just discovered back then. Now time has…

Started by Roger Häggström

0 Jan 11

Experience with Rubner machine heads?

Hello All,A student showed up with a set of Rubner machines that looked quite nice, though not just to my taste in appearance. They seemed…

Started by Brian Burns

3 Jan 10
Reply by Roger Häggström

Warping ebony fingerboard

About a year ago, I replaced an ebony fingerboard on a Beard resophonic.  Pretty standard install... the board over the neck was glued and…

Started by Mike Kolb

18 Jan 7
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NEW MEMBERSHIP DENIED?

Lately there has been a daily barrage of obvious spammers applying for membership here at FRETS.NET. Some time ago, I added those simple q…

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11 Jan 6
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Fender Tele lacquer drop fill.

Hi All, Another  challenging year is on its way - we here are seeing an increase in finish problems on new and near new instruments due to…

Started by Russell Vance

4 Jan 5
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