There’s no bad reason for wanting to build a guitar! But sometimes a new builder’s motivation is based on a belief that may lead to disappointment. Whether you’re just thinking about starting your first guitar build or you’ve already gotten started, keep these five things in mind and you’ll set yourself up for success.
Neck pocket depth is one of those topics that gets hashed and re-hashed endlessly. Once you understand the theory behind the basic requirements, you’ll never struggle with the subject again.
Has guitar-building jargon got your brain in a fog? Don’t worry! This guitar builders’ glossary of terms provides some definitions to help clear things up. If you know any I should add, send them to me.