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Aug/10
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How do I build a guitar?

Has anyone built a guitar from scratch? Acoustic or electric? I have no woodworking or electronic experience. Should I bother?

Hi:

to answer your question in order asked

1) Yes, they have ,
2) they done both
3) you can build one.
4) You'll need the following basic woodworking skills and basic electronic,

1 wood bending
2) wood types
3) Wood cutting and a wooden or metal guitar form ( the wooden form is the easiest to make)

Do you think, the first guitar makers knew how to make there guitars both: acoustic and electric?

It was a learning process for them, fortunually for you. They wrote books on how they make thiers, and what they learn from it.

5) Yes, you should. it'll teach you and have fun doing it as well

it's easy to do but it's time cosuming to do it but when it's done, you'll love it

and yes you can do it :

here is some info to help you:

books:

Building Electric Guitars: How to Make Solid-Body, Hollow-Body and Semi-Acoustic Electric Guitars and Bass Guitars
by Martin Koch
ISBN-13: 9783901314070

Clapton's Guitar: Watching Wayne Henderson Build the Perfect Instrument
by Allen St. John
ISBN-13: 9780743266369

Build Your Own Electric Guitar : Complete Instructions and Full-Size Plans
by Martin Oakham
ISBN-13: 9781570762956

Classical Guitar Making: A Modern Approach to Traditional Design
by John S. Bogdanovich
ISBN-13: 9781402720604

Build Your Own Acoustic Guitar
by Jonathan Kinkead
ISBN-13: 9780634054631

Make Your Own Electric Guitar & Bass
by Dennis G. Waring, David Raymond, Thomas Randall (Introduction)
ISBN-13: 9781895569704

Guitar Maker's Manual : A Guide to the Construction of Acoustic Guitars
by Jim Williams
ISBN-13: 9780958907507

Electric Guitar Construction
by Tom Hirst
ISBN-13: 9781574241259

Chord Factory : Build Your Own Guitar Chord Dictionary
by Jon Damian
ISBN-13: 9780876390757

Build Your Own Electric Guitar : Custom Guitar Assembly Made Easy
by Bill Foley, Jim Kasper (Illustrator)
ISBN-13: 9780961836108

It's Easy to Build Your Own Lap Steel Guitar
by Martin Koch
ISBN-13: 9783901314094

A Guitarmaker's Canvas : The Inlay Art of Grit Laskin
by Grit Laskin
ISBN-13: 9780879307561

Guitars : Sounds, Chrome, & Stars
by Graham Kempster, Steve Hackett (Foreword by)
Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781435104990

Hopely this will help you.

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