Guitar Tune-Up Shops Jensen Beach FL

Because being in tune is so important, intonating a guitar should be something every player should learn to do. If your guitar neck has too much bow in the wrong spot, or high strings at the nut, playing in tune will be a huge challenge. Adjusting your trussrod is another thing guitarists should be able to do. Unfortunately, leveling your frets and getting your nut slots the correct height is not so easily done at home, but it can make a tremendous difference in playability and tuning.

D&L Music
(561) 221-9557
217 Sw Indian Grove Dr
Stuart, FL
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(772) 878-4277
7075 Shanas Trl
Port Saint Lucie, FL
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Digital Piano, Electronic Keyboard, Sound Reinforcement, Recording Equipment, Guitars & Fretted Instruments, DJ Equipment

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Schumacher Music
(772) 286-7474
888 Sw Federal Hwy
Stuart, FL
 
Rock Shop Music
(772) 429-8880
4975 S Us Highway 1
Fort Pierce, FL
 
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(772) 489-0620
2921 S US HIGHWAY 1
Fort Pierce, FL
 
Schumacher Music
(772) 286-7474
888 Sw Federal Hwy
Stuart, FL
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Acoustic Piano, Digital Piano, Electronic Keyboard, Organs, Band & Orchestral, Drums & Percussion, Sound Reinforcement, Recording Equipment, Guitars & Fretted Instruments, Print Music, DJ Equipment
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We repair Amplifiers,Pianos, Organs, Digital Pianos, Keyboards. Authorized repair for Peavey, Fender, Yanaha, Korg,and many more.

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RATTLEBONES
(772) 232-2663
2500 NE INDIAN RIVER DR
Jensen Beach, FL
 
Angel Guitars
(772) 871-9297
Port St Lucie, FL
 
MAX DISCO
(772) 489-4567
2729 S US HIGHWAY 1 STE 1
Fort Pierce, FL
 
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(772) 429-8880
4975 S US HIGHWAY 1
Fort Pierce, FL
 
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Guitar Tune-up

GET IN TUNE AND STAY IN TUNE

gp0610_riffs_24_nrThe most common questions I get involve playing in tune. If you ever hear a clicking or “tinking” when tuning, take a moment and lube your nut slots. A sharp pencil, Big Bends Nut Sauce, GHS GraphitALL, or Stewart MacDonald Guitar Grease will get the job done. I should put a sticker in every guitar case that says, “Did you remember to lube your nut today?”

Because being in tune is so important, intonating a guitar should be something every player should learn to do. If your guitar neck has too much bow in the wrong spot, or high strings at the nut, playing in tune will be a huge challenge. Adjusting your trussrod is another thing guitarists should be able to do. Unfortunately, leveling your frets and getting your nut slots the correct height is not so easily done at home, but it can make a tremendous difference in playability and tuning.

DEAL WITH YOUR CRACKLY JACK, JACK

A crackly or intermittent jack on an electric guitar, amp, or pedal can usually be fixed by rolling up a two- or three-inch piece of 320- 600 grit sandpaper into a smaller than cigarette- sized roll and sanding out the inside of the jack. Be sure to roll it up small so it will fit deep enough into the jack to sand the contact where the tip of the cable touches the jack. If you have some pot cleaner or a little oil, you can put some on the sandpaper too. The reason this works is in time, the inside of the jack oxidizes or rusts to the point that little or no contact is...

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