Exploring Guitar Neck Issues It is easy to get confused between neck relief and neck angle when looking down the edge of some guitar necks. These are very different issues indeed, and unfortunately unqualified guitar "techs" get confused also … [Read more...] about Neck Angle vs. Neck Relief
True or False? Most tuning problems are due to the tuning machines... False! Sometimes cheap or faulty machines are a problem. And a high-quality set will enable better and more accurate tuning. But "tuning problems" most often come from how the … [Read more...] about TUNING PROBLEMS?
New Model Coming Soon! We are building a new semi-hollow guitar from the ground up. The new Transit model is a fully chambered electric guitar with four neck options, four bridge options, and three finish choices. The 3D model is … [Read more...] about 3D Modeling the New Transit Custom (video)
Have you ever heard of CaseParlor.com? CaseParlor is a website we developed that specializes in finding you the right case for your instrument. We recently moved and transfer all of it to its own section here on our main site. The Case Parlor … [Read more...] about The New CaseParlor is Live!
We all know that guitar cases won't fit in the carry-on box thing that measures your bag at the airport. But the need is over to carefully find a perfectly nice, well meaning airline person at the counter to beg and plead your case (pun intended) so … [Read more...] about Keep Calm & Carry It On
Gift cards make the perfect gift for musicians... unless of course you know which guitar they want! The gift of choice is often the safest bet for significant others. Pay Online. Your Choice. We have online gift cards and you can … [Read more...] about Gift Cards Online
CLARIFICATION: We still have both stores! We decided to turn the old shop into our custom consultation area for repair clients and the Solstice custom guitar operation. We needed the additional space for more benches and stations for our repair … [Read more...] about OUR NEW STORES: Clarified
(Note: this is an excerpt from our Instrument Wellness page.) If you want your guitar to function at its best, always remember: Stability is the key. A good case and a humidifier will help keep your instrument more stable. When not being played, … [Read more...] about Proper Guitar Care & Humidity