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Joe Konkoly discusses the steps he took to optimize a 1926 Martin 000-28.
July 22, 2021

In a recently posted video, Elderly Instruments‘ Joe Konkoly showed a trio of vintage Martins that had come into his repair shop. Now, one of them, a 1926 000-28 is completed, and in this video, Joe discusses the steps he took to bring the guitar back to an optimal playing condition, which included tweaking the neck relief by reinstalling several of the instrument’s bar frets.

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