The Fret Files – Episode 35

The Fret Files: A Guitar Workshop Podcast

Eric Daw, a 20 year guitar repair veteran, talks guitar tech, guitar repair, guitar tools, guitar building and all things relating to the art of guitar craft. Eric takes calls, reads emails, and interviews a myriad of interesting guitar people.

In this episode, Eric and Melissa take questions about no-load potentiometers, left handed bracing on acoustic guitars, headstock mysteries, and how to get low action. Also, Bob Tedrow from Homewood Music in Alabama has a great tip on how to use steel wool in your shop without getting steel wool particles everywhere!. Also, Eric started a youtube channel, you can view his videos here.

To participate in the show, you can leave a message with your question or comment by calling or texting 757-774-8482. To email the show, visit Eric at and click the contact link. Visit the show online at Thanks for listening.

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Macron is the new French president despite the “meddling” of Puuuuuuutin, North Korea wants to EMP blast the USA, Windows 10S confines you to┬áthe MS app store, and Saturn’s hexagonal storm continues to fascinate.

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