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ELECTRIC GUITAR BUILDING

Melvyn Hiscock, Make Your Own Electric Guitar, NBS Publications, 2nd Edition 1998
Roger Siminoff, Constructing a Solid-Body Guitar, Hal Leonhard,1986
Bill Foley, Build Your Own Electric Guitar, GVM Publishing, 1986
Dan Erlewine, Making a Solidbody Electric Guitar, 120 min VHS videocassette (NTSC format) + full-size blueprint,
Stewart-MacDonald, 1985

ACOUSTIC GUITAR BUILDING

William R. Cumpiano, Jonathan D. Natelson, Guitarmaking: Tradition And Technology, A Complete Reference for the
Design and Construction of the Steel-String Folk Guitar and the Classical Guitar, Chronicle Books, 1985
Jim Williams, A Guitar Maker's Manual, Hal Leonhard, 1986
David Roussel Young, The Steel String Guitar : Construction & Repair, The Bold Strummer, 1987
Irving Sloane, Steel-String Guitar Construction, The Bold Strummer, 1990
Irving Sloane, Classic Guitar Construction, Stirling Publishing Co., 1989
George Buchanan, Making Stringed Instruments - A Workshop Guide, Sterling, 1990

ARCHTOP GUITAR BUILDING


Robert Benedetto, Making an Archtop Guitar, Limelite Press, 1994
Robert Benedetto, Achtop Guitar - Design & Construction, Five VHS videocassettes, overall length 9 hours and 32
minutes, (NTSC format) Benedetto, 1996

FRETWORK

Stewart-MacDonald Shopguide Series, Dan Erlewine, Fretwork - Step by Step, Stewart-MacDonald, 1994
Dan Erlewine, Dont Fret - Complete professional fretting methods, 120 min VHS videocassette (NTSC format),
Stewart-MacDonald, 1993

INLAY WORK
James E. Patterson, Pearl Inlay, An Instruction Manual for Inlaying Abalone And Mother of Pearl, Stewart-MacDonald,
1991
Larry Robinson, The Art of Inlay, Miller Freeman Books, 1994
Don McRostie, Pearl Inlay Techniques, 60 min VHS videocassette (NTSC format), Stewart-MacDonald

FINISHING
Stewart-MacDonald Shopguide Series, Dan Erlewine, Don McRostie, Guitar Finishing - Step by Step, Stewart-MacDonald, 1998
Dan Erlewine, Don McRostie, Spray Finishing Basics, 90 min VHS videocassette (NTSC format), Stewart-MacDonald,1999
Dan Erlewine, Don McRostie, Sunburst Finishing, 50 min VHS videocassette (NTSC format), Stewart-MacDonald, 1999
Bob Flexner, Understanding Woodfinishing, Rodale Press, 1994
Jeff Jewitt, Hand-Applied Finishes, The Taunton Press, 1997
Jeff Jewitt, Hand-Applied Finishes: Applying Top Coats, 40 min VHS videocassette (NTSC format), The Taunton Press,
1997
Andy Charron, Spray Finishing, The Taunton Press, 1996
Andy Charron, Water Based Finishes, The Taunton Press, 1999
Derrick Crump, The Complete Guide to Wood Finishes, Quarto Publishing, GB, 1992

SETUP

Hideo Kamimoto, Electric Guitar Setup, Amsco Publications, 1994


Harvey Citron, Basic Guitar Setup and Repair, 90 min VHS videocassette (NTSC or PAL), Homespun Tapes, 1984, P.O.Box
694 Woodstock NY 12498-0694, USA

GUITAR ELECTRONICS
Donald Brosnac, Guitar Electronics for Musicians, Amsco Publications, 1983
Adrian Legg, Customizing Your Electric Guitar, Amsco Publications, 1991
Dan Erlewine, Guitar Electronics & Hot Rod Techniques, 60 min VHS videocassette (NTSC format), Stewart-Mac-Donald

PICKUP WINDING

Jason Lollar, Basic Pickup Winding And Complete Guide to Making Your Own Pickup Winder, Lollar Publications, 3th
Edition 2001, www.lollarguitars.com
Erno Zwaan, Animal Magnetism For Musicians, EZ TECH, NL, 1988

GUITAR REPAIR
Dan Erlewine, GuitarPlayer Repair Guide, How to Set Up, Maintain, and Repair Electrics and Acoustics, Miller Freeman
Books, 1994
Hideo Kamimoto, Complete Guitar Repair, Oak Publication, 1978
Peter J. Fillet, Do It Yourself - Guitar Repair, Amsco Publications, 1984
Don E. Teeter, The Acoustic Guitar - Adjustment, Care, Maintenance, and Repair, University of Oklahoma Press,
1975

ILLUSTRATED BOOKS
Tony Bacon, The Ultimate Guitar Book, Dorling Kindersley, 1991
Ferrington Guitars, Callaway Editions, 1992
Musical Instruments, Dorling Kindersley, 1989
Microsoft MultiMedia CD-ROM: Musical Instruments

WOODWORKING
Bruce Hoadley, Understanding Wood, The Taunton Press, 1980
Albert Jackson, David Day, Collins Complete Woodworker's Manual, William Collins Sons & Co., GB, 1989
Tage Frid, Tage Frid Teaches Woodworking: Book 1: Joinery, The Taunton Press, 1979
Tage Frid, Tage Frid Teaches Woodworking: Shaping, Veneering, Finishing, The Taunton Press, 1981
Mario Rodriguez, Handplanes in the Woodshop, 45 min VHS videocassette (NTSC format), The Taunton Press, 1996
Nick Engler, Using the Bandsaw, Techniques for better Woodworking, Rodale Press, 1992
Patrick Spielman, The New Router Handbook and Router Jigs & Techniques, Sterling Publishing, 1993,1988

Ian Kirby, The Accurate Router, Cambion Press, 1998


William Tandy Young, The Glue Book, Taunton Press, 1998
Sandor Nagyszalanczy, The Wood Sanding Book, Taunton Press, 1997
Toshio Odate, Japanese Woodworking Tools: Their Tradition, Spirit and Use, The Taunton Press, 1984
Leonhard Lee, Sharpening, Taunton Press, 1997

WORKSHOP

Scott Landis, The Workshop Book, The Taunton Press, 1991


Scott Landis, The Workbench Book, The Taunton Press, 1987
Sandor Nagyszalanczy, Woodshop Dust Control, The Taunton Press, 1996
Sandor Nagyszalanczy, Woodshop Jigs & Fixtures, The Taunton Press, 1994