A pictorial guide to help you construct a router jig capable of creating perfect compound-radius fretboards. Make sure you check the videos at the end!
A simple yet effective router jig for making circular cuts – this is pretty much the standard for any carpenter or luthier – even a bit more complex.
A complete toolset for calculating the measurements to achieve the most perfect fretboard construction possible – your action will never be lower than this!
A pictorial guide to help you build a router/dremel jig for creating your own radiused sanding blocks. Price and parts are minimal.
Learn how to perform a professional fret dress on your guitar. Tool links and detailed diagrams will help guide you along the way.
A detailed walkthrough to teach you the process of making a new bone nut for your guitar from scratch – you need to know this to get perfect action!
A helpful application to do all of the math required fretting a guitar (or bass) – particularly useful for non-standard scale lengths.
This guide walks you through every step in the process of performing a professional setup and achieving the perfect action at home. Tool links included.
A guide to figured wood types – take an in-depth look at how these fascinating patterns are formed. Even professional luthiers can learn something new here.
This guide will walk you through the very first step in the guitar-making process: cutting down the tree. You should know this stuff before you go buy wood!