Tag archive for ‘DIY’
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By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, March 3rd, 2014

Guitar Workshop – Keep Your Guitar Clean

Are you suffering from gunk? This month we’re lifting the lid on one of the shameful secrets of the guitar world, fingerboard hygiene. Take a look at the fingerboard on your instrument. Can you see a row More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, February 17th, 2014

Guitar Workshop: Tools of the Trade

Don’t know your cross-head from your multi-core? Scan your beadies over these pages for a comprehensive outline of the basic tools required to work on electric guitars and basses You don’t need a workshop More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, February 10th, 2014

Guitar DIY Workshop: Swamp Monster Part 3

In the final stage of his project to equip a Strat with an authentic ’50s style body, Huw Price tackles fading, denting, lacquer cracks and sourcing the best parts Over the last three months our journey More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, February 10th, 2014

Guitar DIY Workshop: Swamp Monster Part 2

A sunburst is a sunburst… right? Not quite. In the second part of our triple-header workshop on adding a custom ash body to a Strat, Huw Price goes a-bursting… Prior to starting this project, to More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, February 5th, 2014

Guitar Workshop – Electric Learning Land

Your guitar doesn’t work. But what’s wrong – the jack, the pots, the switch, the pickups, or something else? Before you pack your guitar away to visit the professionals, read our basic guide to troubleshooting More...

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By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, January 20th, 2014

Guitar DIY Workshop: Swamp Monster

Fancy assembling a partscaster with a body made of ash, the legendary Fender tonewood? In the first of a DIY two-parter, Huw Price begins the project Although a few prototypes were made from pine and mahogany, More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Wednesday, December 4th, 2013

DIY Workshop – Squier Tele Upgrades

Lyndon Jones has a nice Squier partscaster for stage use but it could do with one or two little tweaks to make it perfect. Huw Price takes on the project and shows us how it’s done Toolbox: ● Screwdrivers ● More...

By Guitar-Bass.net On Monday, November 18th, 2013

Pedal Kits Workshop

Poodle’s Pedal Parts Emporium sell components, hardware and boxes, and now you can choose from an ever-expanding range of pedal kits. Huw Price builds the Quack Machine and the Muffler… Contacts http://shop.pedalparts.co.uk pedalpartsltd@gmail.com 07949 More...