Best book on how to set up a guitar?

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by holllowbody, Oct 30, 2011.

  1. holllowbody


    Mar 25, 2009
    I am interested in learning how to set up my basses, guitars etc.

    Not interested in performing major repairs, restorations etc.

    Is there a book out there that shows in detail how to set up guitars no matter what kind of guitar it is?

    I don't want to have to run to a local luthier every time I am in need of a set up.
  2. ajwolfcale

    ajwolfcale Supporting Member

    Aug 7, 2011
    Jerzy drozd put one out that is supposed to be pretty good. I haven't looked at it yet.
  3. tedsalt

    tedsalt Supporting Member

    Aug 5, 2010
    Kansas City
  4. waleross


    Nov 27, 2009
    South Florida
  5. fhm555

    fhm555 So FOS my eyes are brown Supporting Member

    Feb 16, 2011

    Took me two tries with the fender bass setup info from the above link to get the hang of it. I found I needed to run the pups a little lower than recommended, but that's what setup is really all about, making your bass work best for you.
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