Category Archives: workshop

After action change

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About three weeks ago I posted about a guitar that needed an intervention. Built by another luthier about 8 years ago, the guitar (a double top) has many issues.  The most sever one being the action… the height of the … Continue reading

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Picture studio

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Here is how I usually set up to take pictures of completed guitars. I have clamp lights which I cover with gauze or paper towels to soften shadows.  The background is one of several that can use (but it is … Continue reading

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High action treatment

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A friend brought his guitar to me to fix.    The most serious problem was the action… about 1.6 mm too high at the 12th fret for both the bass and treble E strings.  The cause: the neck had pulled up  … Continue reading

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