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Wondering if you could help me out here. The full length of my neck (from nut to bridge) is 23inch
How do i calculate the fret spaces? Its smaller than I would usually use, but this is my first build with frets.
I like the idea of a small guitar, so if you guys can help me out i would be mega happy!
StewMac Fret Calculator is the way to go..but make it easy on yourself, use the measurements in millimeters, way easier than trying to use inches.
Yep, I use the same one.
Check out this online tool:
You can do a template with any scale, width, string numbers, etc. You can print as pdf or import to CAD (if you have the software). It will give you all the measurements as well. If you use the measurements, it is best to measure each fret from the nut ( or the 12th fret ), rather than from the previous fret. Tiny errors can compound, leaving your top frets out of tune. Good luck!