Diy cheap bass or electric guitar

Step 9: Fretting


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wwysession2 years ago
my question is: how do you know where to place the frets???
VAustin89 (author)  wwysession2 years ago
fret calculator. just google it.
What are you using for fretwire? There's nothing mentioned in your list of materials, and how are you fitting them, glue, hammer?

The guy that run uses old bicycle spokes.
VAustin89 (author)  TechnoWombat2 years ago
G.I. wire, Galvanized Iron wire, I think they have the composition like barb-wires and cyclone wires. The first guitar I build I used copper wire from thick co-axial cables, but they wear very fast, but G.I. wires are more resilient.

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