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  1. How to shine pick guard

    Guitar Building/Mods/Repair
    Hey guys, I'm restoring my late father's old yamaha acoustic, while trying to keep everything as close to original as possible. The guitar had a pickguard that looked black, but upon removal and looking at it in the light, it looks a lot like tortoiseshell. Is there any way I could polish the...
  2. Cleaning and Oiling

    Guitar Building/Mods/Repair
    Been looking around online for some better ways to clean/oil frets than buying stuff from the music shop, or awful smelling lemon oil. Just wondering what old-school and hardware store favs are out there that may be a better option, and not petroleum based like mineral oil. Also seen posted...
  3. The "What to oil your fretboard with" Debate

    Electric Guitar
    I have heard or have been told many methods and materials to use over the years to oil and care for fretboards. Let's here from the experts on what is the best oil/material and method for caring for fretboards.