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  • Headless DIY Guitar Kits
    July 2, 2021

    Headless DIY Guitar Kits

    When you’re considering buying a guitar, you often have to make a decision about whether you want a headless guitar or one with a headstock. There are many different benefits to each style that can make one better than another depending on your preferences.
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  • Luthier Tools for DIY Guitar Kits
    May 31, 2021

    Luthier Tools for DIY Guitar Kits

    A list of tools that can help DIY Guitar Builders assemble and finish kit guitars to a high standard. The right tool for the job. Chances are, most of us have heard the saying, along with other gems such as measure...

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  • Beginner Friendly Guitar Kits
    May 31, 2020

    Beginner Friendly Guitar Kits

    Electric guitar kit for beginners. Interested in building your first guitar, but prefer to start with something simple? In the following article, I’m going to explain what makes a beginner-friendly guitar kit. I’ll also introduce you to 5 beginner friendly guitar...

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  • Pickups for DIY Guitar Kits
    May 28, 2020

    Pickups for DIY Guitar Kits

    If there is a component of an electric guitar that generates more excitement and discussion than any other it has to be the pickups.  And not without good reason. Unlike an acoustic guitar which produces sound holistically, when it comes...

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  • DIY Guitar Kit Bridges and Tailpieces
    April 23, 2020

    DIY Guitar Kit Bridges and Tailpieces

    Of all the hardware components that make up an electric guitar, few have more of an influence on playability than the guitar’s bridge and tailpiece (if your guitar happens to include a two-piece bridge).  When you consider tuning stability, action,...

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  • Iconic Electric Guitars and How to Build Them: Part 2
    April 9, 2020

    Iconic Electric Guitars and How to Build Them: Part 2

    In our last article we discussed three of the most revered guitarists of all time, and their iconic guitars, B.B. King’s ‘Lucille’, Paul McCartney’s ‘Violin Bass’ and Buddy Guy’s ‘Polkadot' guitar.   This week, we’ll be taking a closer look at...

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  • Guitar Building DIY Projects for Parents and Kids
    February 24, 2020

    Guitar Building DIY Projects for Parents and Kids

    There’s no denying music is a powerful force. Its ability to heal and elicit positive emotions are well documented. But perhaps an even greater attribute of music is its ability to bring people together.  Need an example?  Just check out...

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  • Neck Profiles for Large & Small Hands
    February 16, 2020

    Neck Profiles for Large & Small Hands

    A closer look at U-shaped, V-shaped, C-shaped, Flat C-shaped Neck Profiles. While variety is mostly a good thing, for those new to electric guitars and guitar assembly in general, you may have noticed the term 'neck shape' (also referred to...

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  • Guitar Kit Styles For Musical Genres
    December 1, 2019

    Guitar Kit Styles For Musical Genres

    New to the guitar? Interested in assembling a guitar kit and learning to play but unsure which guitar kit options are going to best suit your needs? While, assembly, cost, and aesthetic appeal will all play a role, for the most...

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