Setup & Maintenance by Greg Voros – Learn A Master Guitar
You’ll learn how to properly restring your guitar and how to adjust the action from the bridge to the saddles. You’ll discover how to adjust the neck and check the relief. Does your guitar play out of tune? You’ll learn the fundamentals of intonation. You’ll also learn how to care for and clean your guitar with complete confidence. Greg Voros, master luthier, has spent years working on guitars for the legendary George Gruhn of Gruhn’s Guitars. He’s been entrusted with the repair, restoration, and setup of guitars ranging in value from $100 to $250,000. He’ll share the skills and knowledge he’s picked up through his years of working on some of the most valuable instruments in the world.
The Guitar Setup course includes: 3 full-length DVDs of instruction; Instruction on tuning and adjusting intonation; How to adjust the action, bridge, and pickup height; How to adjust the neck for precise relief; Full cleaning/maintenance of your instrument.
You’ll learn while following a setup of the Gibson Les Paul, a Fender Stratocaster, a Gibson L7 arch-top acoustic guitar, and a Martin flat-top acoustic guitar. If you’re guitar is not one of these, don’t worry. The concepts and steps to these setups will apply to your guitar as well. You can have a better playing and sounding instrument in a matter of hours! Greg will personally examine the instrument and give you his professional opinion. He is an expert at bringing out the best in any instrument. He will make his recommendation based on whether or not the repairs would be cost effective to the value of the instrument.
You can’t go wrong with this tutorial. If you have no clue about guitar setup, you should definitely buy this! If you’re curious about more in depth understanding of your guitar, buy this! If you want to fix broken guitars, this is not the one for you. This cat is a master at what he does. You’ll definitely learn some tricks of the trade and be able to setup guitars for the most part. If you don’t understand how to fix tuning problems with your guitar, mainly intonation, this is a fantastic film!
This will get you started in the basics of truly setting up guitars.
Excellent and easy to understand information, presented in a simple straight forward way that is easy to follow. Will save a lot of money on standard guitar maintenance.