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Ask a Guitar Tech: How often does one have to adjust the truss rod? How do you adjust the neck safely?
Written on March 21, 2012 at 7:55 am, by Jon
There’s no specific time frame that a truss rod should be adjusted as such. The idea of the truss rod is to counter-act the stresses and conditions the neck is faced with. The major factors in adjusting your truss rod …
Written on March 20, 2012 at 9:00 am, by Jon
Great question, this is one i get asked a lot. There are basically two types of maple fretboards out there.
1. Some maple boards have a thin finish of them, similar to the finish on your guitars body. For these, …