How tube amps work, tonal characters of the most common power tubes, and how to replace speakers properly.
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From bridge-pin advice to tips on adjusting action and installing pickups—seven hands-on how-tos for flattop lovers.
Five DIY flattop-maintenance and modding pieces covering everything from must-have tools to filing frets, installing strap locks, and mounting a soundhole pickup.
Pete Thorn—sideman to Don Henley and the late Chris Cornell, among others—dispenses hard-won wisdom on tubes, tour prep, monitoring, using buffers and attenuators, and more.