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Mel Bay FAQ: Bass Guitar Care and Setup Book   

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A hands-on guide to bass guitar repair.

Instructions for fixing your bass with photographs, diagrams, and sketches made by the author, John LeVan, and some provided by manufacturers. It even includes a forward written by Bob Taylor of Taylor Guitars. Learn how to:

  • Clean and condition a guitar

  • The restringing techniques of the professionals

  • Adjust the neck

  • Adjust the bridge saddle

  • Adjust the string nut

  • Adjust the pickups

  • Adjust the intonation

  • Carve string nuts

  • Miscellaneous upgrades and repairs

  • This book is perfect to teach a beginner or a reference for the guitar repair professional.

    • Format: Book
    • Series: FAQ
    • Publisher: Mel Bay Publications, Inc.
    • Date Published: 6/10/2005
    • Difficulty: beginning
    • Page count: 80
    • Binding: perfect
    • Size: 5-1/2" x 8"
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