The term “fingerboard radius” describes the curvature or arc of the fingerboard across the width of the neck. Different fingerboard radii lend themselves to different types of playing. Which one should you choose?
Checking for proper neck relief (or neck “bow”) is a fundamental part of setting up a guitar. When necessary, relief can be adjusted using the guitar’s truss rod. However, the thought of adjusting a truss rod can be a bit intimidating to those who have never done it. If you are a first-timer, take heart: … Read moreBaby, Don’t Fear The Truss Rod