How to Capo a Fret on an Acoustic Guitar?

Answer A Capo.Need a higher pitch on your guitar? A capo does this instantly by clamping onto the neck and in effect shortening the strings. No need to re-tune!

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How far are guitar strings from the fret?

String height is measured at the 12th fret of the neck, and varies according to string, and preference. At the 12th fret, the highest string should be from 3/64 inches to 5/64 inches (1.2 to 2.0 mm... Read More »

Why is m guitar buzzing on the 12th fret on the D string?

It's buzzing because its just that deep of a chord. It's called vibrating, and it happens when you make your instruments go that low.

How to Remove a Fret Board From a Guitar Neck?

Even after hundreds of years, guitars still utilize the same basic woodworking techniques. Their bodies resonate with a uniform tone only if their wooden parts, often glued together, work in concer... Read More »

What is capo used for with a guitar?

A capo (short for capotasto) is a device used to alter the key of the music being played while allowing the player to use the chords of another key.What is a capo?A capo is a clamping device that i... Read More »