Brian’s Repair Notes
For years I’ve been keeping notes on repairs. Here are some jobs that might be interesting to customers and lutherie students.
Resetting the neck, while maintaining the reverse tongue extension of the original.
I usually keep vintage guitars in their original condition, but this was a fun mod to do!
Old Martin pickguards tend to come off. Here’s how they’re replaced.
A Martin refret, with a bit of binding and purfling repair too.
What a weird thing somebody did to this Les Paul!
Even a peghead break is this nasty can turn out great!
Refretting a Fender maple neck involves some special tricks.