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Guitar restoration guitar (2)
Location
Anniesland Campus
SCQF Level
1
Start Date & time
20 Aug 2020 @ Thursday, 19:00 - 21:00
Qualification Type
Non-certificated
Course Type
Evening
Duration
8 weeks

£100.00

This course is aimed at students who wish to further their skills and knowledge of guitar repairs and guitar construction.

What will I learn?

Course work may vary slightly from outline due to the specifics of the students instruments.

It would be recommended that by this point students have somewhere/someway to work on instruments at home to speed up the course work.

All work is down to tutor discretion.

Techniques include:

  • Glue acoustic top and back crack and reinforce
  • Glue up broken headstock and repair finish
  • Repair instrument top damaged and refit acoustic bridge
  • Remove guitar fingerboard and remove truss rod
  • Make and install new fingerboard
  • Fret new fingerboard and discuss advanced fretting techniques
  • Fit acoustic guitar pickup

Entry requirements (minimum)

  • Completion of beginners guitar restoration
  • A general interest in the working of guitars and guitar repairs
  • Some experience with the use of hand tools.

More questions? Contact us about this course


0141 272 3298