One tip I learned from my Guitar Tech Friends and Luthiers: use mineral oil to maintain your guitars. You don’t need to buy the overpriced “special” scented fretboard oils. For about $2.00 you can get mineral oils from your local pharmacy, supermarket and hardware store. You want to use odorless and “food-safe” mineral oil.
For example, Target sells “Mineral Oil USP, Lubricant Laxative” for $1.99.
Informative video series from ESP Tech Corner on setting up EverTune Bridge.
Pretty impressive invention to keep guitar staying in tune which was invented around 2010 per Wikipedia page.
At this time I only see ESP Guitars equipped with EverTune Bridge in the stores.
Other than that, Kiesel Guitars offers EverTune Bridge as build-to-order option for $300.
Back in June 2018, I took my EVH Wolfgang for setup and maintenance to Paul, a well-known guitar repairman in Southern California. Since the EVH Wolfgang. Paul recommended placing a D’Addario Humidipak in the case where the guitar is stored when not being used.
D’Addario Humidipak is designed to keep Relative Humidity at 45-50% inside the case. Even though it is usually used with acoustic guitars, Paul assured me that it will help maintain my EVH Wolfgang. Especially with its unfinished neck and ebony fingerboard It is necessary to keep it from drying out, which might lead to cracking and fret sprout.
D’Addario Humidipak is based on Boveda’s product which formerly known as Humidipak.
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