GETTING PERFECT INTONATION ON A CIGAR BOX GUITAR

Justin Johnson and Devil Guitars Tasmania come together to offer a Video Lesson from the Tasmanian leg of Justin Johnson's "Smoke & Mirrors World Tour," sponsored by C.B. Gitty Crafter's Supply.
This video lesson focuses on how to set the intonation on a handmade guitar, by making adjustments to the bridge and/or nut.

For more video lessons from Justin Johnson, visit:
www.JustinJohnsonLive.com
and for the Smoke & Mirrors double album:
http://www.justinjohnsonlive.com/SMOKEMIRRORS.html

For more on Devil Guitars Tasmania:
www.DevilGuitars.com.au

For all of your Cigar Box Guitar parts needs & "Justin Johnson Signature" items:
www.cbgitty.com

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Comment by 14 buck bass (aka antonio) on April 5, 2014 at 11:20pm

thank you

Comment by Titch the Clown on March 28, 2014 at 7:15pm

Great video. Love the box made from corrugated iron. A real Aussie treat. I use Tassie oak for some of my necks too.

Comment by Keith Rearick on March 28, 2014 at 6:26pm

Thanks, very information.

Comment by Reeds Taylor on March 28, 2014 at 1:02am

Thank you guys....real good information

Comment by Muddy Creek Guitars on March 27, 2014 at 8:14pm

Good information!

Thanks for posting!

Comment by the anonymous pick on March 27, 2014 at 4:22pm

:)

Comment by HomeSkillet on March 27, 2014 at 3:00pm

you've ruined my ignorant bliss of my first build. Thanks for the tips, anyway though. Awesome tips and explanations. Now to decide whether to fix this one or just do better next time.

Comment by Uncle John on March 27, 2014 at 2:04pm

Great guitar and tips!

Comment by RTZGUITARS on March 27, 2014 at 1:52pm

Great job guy's really useful stuff. When at all possible I like to use a floating bridge. This way you can change the string size and adjust intonation or change the size of the bridge sound board contact. Very important on acoustic instruments the contact point of string to bridge and bridge to top.

Comment by Maddog on March 27, 2014 at 1:18pm

Great Tutorial Justin and Bruce!!! Makes life a lot easier when ya know a few short cuts along the way  ;-)

Oh and Bruce, LOVE your shop Bro!!! Would love to visit someday  :-)

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