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Guitar Setup 101: Floyd Rose Edition (Course)

May 21 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Learn how to set up, care for, and maintain YOUR OWN Floyd Rose-equipped guitar in this Guitar Setup 101 Course @ EL CAMINO School.

Course Overview:

Proper care of your stringed instrument is paramount to the longevity of overall performance. In this course, students will learn to identify the needs and benefits of caring for your Floyd Rose-equipped guitar.

You will get the chance to apply what you are being taught to your own guitar in a small class environment and be able to take with you the tricks and tips for making the setup process a breeze. 

Course Features:

– Learn basic care and maintenance of stringed instruments.

– Learn basic components and signal path in a guitar/bass.

– Inspection of hardware and addressing points of expected wear.

– Proper stringing techniques.

– Floating and balancing the bridge.

– Mechanical breakdown of the bridge and proper intonation procedures.

– Best practices on fine-tuning system adjustment.

– Locking nut breakdown and function.

– Addressing nut action and how to set string retainer(when applicable).

– Get the chance to set up your own instrument.

– Geared toward the hobbyist or working musician.

Course Schedule & Pricing:

Course Length – Four Hours

Course Date(s) – May 21st, 2023

Course Time(s) – 1:00-5:00pm

Course Cost – $150.00


May 21
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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EL CAMINO School of Music, Repair & Technology
1510 E Colonial Dr., Suite 103
Orlando, FL 32803 United States