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Video: Setting Up An Archtop Guitar with Geoff Luttrell



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Interested in setting up an archtop guitar?

MusicNomad and Geoff Luttrell team-up like no other for this Setting Up An Archtop Guitar video, with easy-to-follow how-to setup instructions using MusicNomad’s Precision Gauges and Tools and the KEEP IT SIMPLE, SETUP (KISS)™ method.

Setting up an Archtop Guitar that has a floating bridge with a wooden top requires specific steps that are covered in this video. Guitar brands that have an Archtop style design are Benedetto, Gibson L5, Eastman, Gretsch, D’angelico and many others.  To learn more about the setup toolsets used in this video and how to set up your own guitar or bass visit MusicNomad’s Setup Hub here.

Since 2001, Geoff Luttrell Master Guitar Tech of SF Guitarworks and Sonoma County has set up thousands of guitars and also teaches countless guitar and bass players how to set up their own instruments in his setup workshops.

He does an incredible job, like no other, of breaking down each setup task explaining in layman’s terms why your guitar will play and sound better by performing each setup task and then leads you through each step, giving helpful tips and tricks along the way. Using MusicNomad’s Precision Gauges and Tools, the setup process becomes so simple to perform as you will see for yourself. Follow along with your own guitar and you will be amazed that yes you can set up your own guitar. Not only is it fun, but a properly setup guitar takes your playing and sound to a whole new level.

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