How to Install a Martin Style Truss Rod.?


1. Lay the guitar facing upward on a table and support the neck. Remove the strings. 2. Pry loose the plastic edging on the sides of the fretboard with a spatula. Start at the top of the neck and work down slowly using very gentle pressure. Some
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The truss manufacturer send a detailed drawing of how the trusses should be laid out. So if you follow those simple instructions you should be fine.
It's a long rod lodged up in the neck of a guitar used for keeping the neck of the guitar straight. The truss rod is used to allow the neck to bend either way in response to the tension
( ′trəs ′räd ) (civil engineering) A rod attached to the ends of a trussed beam which transmits the strain due to downward pressure.
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