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Instructables has loads of useful guitar projects. Whether you're looking to learn how to play guitar for the first time, build one from scratch, make a cool guitar stand, or make your very own guitar amp, you're sure to find something exciting and interesting on this list of some our best guitar projects. Turn on the amp, pick up your axe and use these Instructables to take your playing to the next level of greatness!

Lo-fi Arduino Guitar Pedal style
Bit crushing, rate reducing, weird noises: DIY 10-bit effects/guitar pedal with an Arduino for lo-fi DSP.Check out the demo video on Vimeo.
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Guitar Tube Amp style
Want to build your own tube amplifier for guitar? There are many options: build a kit, build from an existing schematic, or branch off like I did, and try something different. Maybe, like me, you'll...
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Make a lap steel guitar out of a pool cue case style
I made this three stringed, electric lap steel guitar from an old pool cue case I bought at an op-shop. The sound is pretty raw, which kind of suits the whole smoky, seedy pool hall feel of it. Plus, ...
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Guitar wall hanger style
I was at the local Guitar Center today and noticed that they are charging 15.00 bucks for a wall mount to hang your guitar by... I figured it would take about 20 minutes and a few bucks but it would s...
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How To String a Guitar style
I was surprised to find that there aren't any instructables on how to string a guitar. I figured i might as well do it!I got some info about stringing guitars from taylorguitars.com. The last time i u...
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Guitar Hero LED Mod style
Guitar Hero rocks, but it really needs some lights to liven up the virtual shredding. What to do? Cram in some LEDs!
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Build Your Own Electric Guitar! style
Have you ever looked at a guitar and wondered, "How do they make that?" Or thought to yourself, "I bet that I could build my own guitar," but never actually tried it? I have built several electri...
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DIY Guitar Graphics On The Cheap style
Make a cheap guitar more exciting with custom graphics.
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Multiple Guitar Stand  style
I saw some Guitar stand made out of PVC here, and since I salvaged several pieces of wood from some ikea furniture that i found on the streets I made mine with them.
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Acoustic Guitar Pickup style
Turn your acoustic guitar into an acoustic/electric! This is a simple and inexpensive design you can make at home to get that special one-of-a-kind sound you've been looking for.
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Altoid Guitar style
After seeing TimAnderson's Bedpost Banjo, I had the idea to make one out of what else, an Altoid tin. The guitar sounds quite mandolin-ish, besides the two stings that are on it, I might even (when i ...
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How To Play Guitar style
This instructible is based at complete beginners if you have played the guitar before then some of this may seem very obvious but if you haven't its not!
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Awesome Wooden Guitar Project style
This is a great little project to do in the weekend with a friend that will produce an awesome model wooden guitar which is a little smaller than half a normal size one. You can do it to replicate a ...
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How to make a PS2 Guitar Hero controller out of scratch style
So this is my second instructable, thanx for clicking on it! It is not fully true what the title claims, you do need some materials of course (in fact a lot), I just wanted to emphasize that I had no ...
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