Archives / September 2011

  • September 11, 2011 - ModGuitar Senior Editor

    HowTo – Projects, Tutorials, And More

    EBO Bass To Guitar Conversion Follow along as we convert a beat up non-collectable Gibson EBO bass from the late ’70s and convert it to a SG guitar. It was a big project that went really well as the clips and photos show. Midi Guitar Custom Build We wanted to get the best of both […]

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  • September 10, 2011 - ModGuitar Senior Editor

    Mandolin Fret Dress and New Nut

    I acquired this Fullerton “A” style mandolin a few years ago when one of the big retailers was closing out the brand. It’s a nice instrument overall, well constructed and for the price was a great way to learn some mandolin. What I’ve found lacking was the fret-work. So here we go, getting down to brass-tacks and doing a pretty thorough fret dress.

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  • September 2, 2011 - ModGuitar Senior Editor

    Mod The Ramen!

    Just for fun, today I’m cooking up a spicy “mod” to ever popular and economical Ramen noodles!

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  • Simple play this video and match your Bass pitch, string-by-string and you’ll be tuned up in just a few minutes. The videos can be played full screen, so you can follow along from across the room. Turn it up and get it tune!

    Four string Bass in standard tuning from low to high E, A, D, G.

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  • - ModGuitar Senior Editor

    Tune Your Mandolin

    Simple play this video and match your mandolins pitch, string-by-string and you’ll be tuned up in just a few minutes. The videos can be played full screen, so you can follow along from across the room. Turn it up and get it tune!

    Mandolin 4 sets of dual strings tuned in unison. The strings are tuned from the 4th (thickest) string to the 1st G, D, A, E.

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  • September 1, 2011 - ModGuitar Senior Editor

    Tune Your Guitar

    Play the video and match your guitar pitch, string-by-string and you’ll be tuned up in just a few minutes. The videos can be played full screen, so you can follow along from across the room. Turn it up and get it tune!

    Standard Six String Guitar Tuning & 1/2 step down “Eb” Tuning!

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