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Acoustic Kits

Written by: James Krueger On: Jul 9th, 2019

You know, when it comes to guitar kit building, you the customer are receiving the end result of a lot of research and planning….how far do we take the kit, ...

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Guitar Of The Month – June, 2019

Written by: Kevin Strom On: Jul 9th, 2019

Congratulations goes out to Simon Enns for his guitar build, to earn him Guitar of the Month for June 2019. Simon’s 14 years old used our FYK-1 DIY kit to ...

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Guitar Of The Month – May, 2019

Written by: Kevin Strom On: Jun 6th, 2019

Congratulations goes out to Simon Renaud for his guitar build, to earn him Guitar of the Month for May 2019. Simon used our LPK-10L DIY kit to create his guitar. ...

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Pickups…..again???

Written by: James Krueger On: Jun 5th, 2019

Last months blog looked at the basic history of electric guitar pickups, and each time we focus on a specific manufacturer, we look a little into the science they ...

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Guitar Of The Month – April, 2019

Written by: Kevin Strom On: May 9th, 2019

Congratulations goes out to Randy K. for his guitar build, to earn him Guitar of the Month for April 2019. Randy used our PRK-1 DIY kit to create his guitar. ...

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Let’s Pickup the Sound of a Guitar and Amplify It!

Written by: James Krueger On: May 7th, 2019

This month’s blog, is a bit of a teaser….here at Solo Guitars, we have one of the most complete in-stock selection of after-market pickups ...

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Guitar Of The Month – March, 2019

Written by: Kevin Strom On: Apr 8th, 2019

Congratulations goes out to Keith Tilley for his guitar build, to earn him Guitar of the Month for March 2019. Keith used our GFK-10 DIY kit to create his guitar. ...

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The Roland Jazz Chorus Amplifier

Written by: James Krueger On: Apr 8th, 2019

The ‘guys in the back’ here at Solo Guitars have been trying to get me to write about subjects other than building or  guitar or hardware ...

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Guitar Of The Month – February, 2019

Written by: Kevin Strom On: Mar 13th, 2019

Congratulations goes out to Jim & Steffen Watkins for their guitar build, to earn them Guitar of the Month for February 2019. Jim & Steffen used our LPK-200 ...

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Washcoats and Sealing Before Finishing

Written by: James Krueger On: Mar 13th, 2019

So we have been hearing a lot of questions from you lately regarding guitar finishing and how to avoid the classic mistakes.  Well I have been in the wood and guitar ...

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Guitar Of The Month – January, 2019

Written by: Kevin Strom On: Feb 14th, 2019

Congratulations goes out to Dave Blakemore for his guitar build, to earn him Guitar of the Month for January 2019. Dave used our ESK-35T DIY kit to create his ...

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‘Cry Baby Is It !’

Written by: James Krueger On: Feb 13th, 2019

This months blog is a bit sad…. to date we have tried to showcase different companies or subjects that are important to the average guitar player and or guitar ...

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