Featured Video: Fretboard Finishing Oil

Featured Video: Fretboard Finishing Oil

| November 7, 2010 | 0 Comments

Nice video here from the folks at StewMac on how to polish the guitar fretboard.

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A Great First-Time Guitar Kit from US Guitar Kits

A Great First-Time Guitar Kit from US Guitar Kits

| November 2, 2010 | 1 Comment

If you’re looking to build your own acoustic guitar you have a lot of choices IF you have some real woodworking skills and access to a shop with the right tools. From the Martin Guitar Kit, which we reviewed previously, to the many Luthier Classes listed in our directory of Events & Classes, there are […]

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Featured Video: Stewart-MacDonald Guitar Kit

Featured Video: Stewart-MacDonald Guitar Kit

| October 31, 2010 | 0 Comments

Nice 10-minute video slideshow video of a Stewart-MacDonald guitar kit project.

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Guitar-Building Classes in Your Area

Guitar-Building Classes in Your Area

| October 29, 2010 | 5 Comments

We maintain this list of guitar kit building and guitar-making workshops as a service to our readers. We have no information on the quality or customer satisfaction of these sources. If you’d like us to list your program, please send us the program name and website to editor at guitarkitbuilder.com AUSTRALIA The Luthiers Lot BELGIUM […]

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Guitar Kits Directory

Guitar Kits Directory

| February 13, 2010 | 1 Comment

This is Guitar Kit Builder’s directory of guitar kits. We try to maintain a comprehensive list of kit makers and sources so please let us know of any needed additions or changes by emailing us at editor at guitarkitbuilder dot com. We’ve organized the kit makers below by acoustic, electric and resonator styles of guitars, […]

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Martin Guitar Kits – GKB’s First Look

Martin Guitar Kits – GKB’s First Look

| October 25, 2009 | 2 Comments

The Martin Guitar Company has, through the years, managed to survive with each succeeding generation from C. F. Martin, Sr.’s Stauffer influenced creations of the 1830s to recent developments introduced by C. F. Martin IV. Continuous operation under family management is a feat bordering on the remarkable, reflecting six generations of dedication to the guitarmaker’s […]

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