A new series about guitar maintenance by Woody Phifer
This month we begin a multi-part series on minor instrument repair and maintenance. We are honored by having luthier extraordinaire, Woody Phifer, (himself an R.Cocco string endorsee) lead us through this informative journey.
The Care and Feeding of Your Instrument
Every musician needs to know how to perform basic maintenance on his instrument. There are three levels of instrument repair knowledge: basic, intermediate and expert.
Nobody is asking you to build an instrument from a sapling but can you setup your own axe? If you can, then you are at the basic level.
In this 4 part series Woody is going to delve into the basic maintenance and repair issues that every musician should be able to handle.
Here are just a few examples of the topics Woody will discuss:
Setup & Intonation Basics: