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Monthly archive for September 2015

You just purchased that new guitar – Now what?

You just purchased that new guitar. Congratulations! Now what? Well, hopefully you’re going to love it to the extreme (we KNOW you will if you got it from us). But, what happens to a guitar after you take it home? While the instrument hung on the wall at the music store, it remained in a relatively static state, safe in a nicely humidified room, protected from pretty much everything (unless you bought it from a place that also sells diapers – that’s another story). But all that is about to change! A change in season brings changes in humidity levels; the swelling of wood can, and most likely will, cause the fingerboard to bow one direction or another. And then there’s string tension: “I think

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