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Guitar Setup and Cleaning: Intro

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Guitar Setup and Cleaning: String & Rust Removal


This time around we will discuss a very important peice of guitar knowledge: Setting up and cleaning our guitar.

Some of you may already know how to do this but I stongly advise all of you to check out this entire tutorial! There are little helpful hints throughout this tutorial that can help even the most proficient of players. Tips ranging from how to keep your fretboard heatlthy in dry climates to preventing gig bag damage.

The tools needed are as follows:

New Strings
Tuner & Cable
Wire Cutters
Steal Wool
Some sort of fretboard cleaning oil
Guitar polish
A clean rag
Small screwdriver
A string winder (if possible)