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Mustang® style Guitar Kit Review

Mustang® style Guitar Kit Review

Originally conceived as an inexpensive student guitar, the Mustang® due to its manufacturing quality, affordability and the unique, quirky look became a fixture of the alternative music scene during the ’90s. In this article, we'll take a closer look at:...

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PRS® Style Guitar Kit Review

PRS® Style Guitar Kit Review

Interested in building your own PRS® style guitar? While Fender® and Gibson® are arguably the best known electric guitar manufacturers of the current bunch, PRS® is considered a close third in most guitarists eyes thanks to the classic and instantly...

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Left Handed Guitar Kits

Left Handed Guitar Kits

If you're a left-handed guitarist I’m pretty sure I already know two of your biggest complaints. There aren't as many new left-handed guitars available  You will pay an additional fee for the privilege of being left-handed. Considering at least 10%...

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SG® Guitar Kit Review

SG® Guitar Kit Review

An SG® style guitar kit can be a great project to work on whether you are experienced with assembling and finishing kit guitars or even if this is your first build. In the following article, we’re going to take a closer look at SG® style guitar kits, list the best options, as well as provide some tips on assembly.

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How to Adjust your Guitar Intonation

How to Adjust your Guitar Intonation

DIY Kit guitars are notorious for requiring some adjustment before being ready to play. There are a number of things you will need to do prior to playing your new guitar including adjustments to the neck using the truss rod to reduce warping or bowing, adjusting the nut to set the action and setting the guitar's intonation.

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Telecaster® DIY Guitar Kits

Telecaster® DIY Guitar Kits

Telecasters® are synonymous with the birth of electric guitars. In fact the humble 'Tele®' (first known as the 'Broadcaster®' was the first commercial electric guitar out of the Fender® stables and its enduring legacy is a testament to its unique tone and design. As a result Telecaster® DIY Guitar Kits are popular with kit guitar builders.

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Guitar Tools Review: GIGmate PRO Guitar Kit

Guitar Tools Review: GIGmate PRO Guitar Kit

For guitar players, whether professional or just starting out, having the right guitar tools really helps to maintain your instrument and get the best out of it at all times, in terms of tone and playability. The GIGmate PRO Guitar...

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Fret Buzz, Why it Happens and How to Fix it

Fret Buzz, Why it Happens and How to Fix it

Fret Buzz is a fairly common problem with both electric and acoustic guitars. In a nutshell, fret buzz occurs when your guitar string vibrates against the frets of your guitar neck, it's a fairly common but frustrating problem. In some...

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A Step by Step Guide to Truss Rod Adjustment

A Step by Step Guide to Truss Rod Adjustment

One of the most obvious reasons a guitar may not play well comes down to a bent or warped guitar neck. Guitar kits will often require some truss rod adjustment after assembling. Adjusting your neck is often essential to provide...

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