Radius Gauges – Useful or Gimmick?

Radius Gauges – Useful or Gimmick?

Guitar Tech Tools – Essential or Extraneous? When just starting out as a guitar tech you need tools, but which ones? Many newbies put their trust in places such as StewMac and buy things such as a notched straight-edge or a set of radius gauges. But SM tools are...
Sam Ash Closing ALL Stores!

Sam Ash Closing ALL Stores!

The Ash family announced yesterday that they are closing all stores and that all Sam Ash stores will begin having “Closing Sales” effective immediately! A month ago, when they announced closing of forty percent of their stores, I predicted the rest would...
Your Nut Driving You Nutz?

Your Nut Driving You Nutz?

You’d be amazed at how many problems your guitar’s “nut” can cause. You may be blaming some of them on your truss rod, your saddles, frets, tuners or even your poor cat! Let’s shine a light on this likely culprit and some of their...