A Guide to Guide-Holes, or How NOT to Crack Your Headstock

Guide-hole diagram

Building a well-crafted electric guitar or bass requires patience. As tempting as it can be to rush or cut corners, the most successful builds ultimately go to those with the patience to take all the necessary steps, no matter how tedious. One such step, often skipped by the impatient or the inexperienced, is properly drilling the … Read moreA Guide to Guide-Holes, or How NOT to Crack Your Headstock

How to Fix a Neck-Heavy Guitar or Bass

Any player who has had the opportunity to try a variety of instruments has almost certainly experienced at least one neck heavy guitar or bass. They are easy to spot: any time you let go of the neck the headstock rotates towards the ground, spinning the entire axe like a giant compass needle pointing to the … Read moreHow to Fix a Neck-Heavy Guitar or Bass