HCG Guitar Set Up Workshops - Acoustic Guitar Class

Harron Custom Guitars

full class

Welcome to our BRAND NEW Acoustic Guitar Class 

*Please make sure you double check the workshop address corresponds with your date selection on the calendar before checking out (Melbourne address will still show at checkout)

Our class is a maximum of 8 people, with two repairers to help guide you through each step of the guitar set up process! Book your seats quickly, as we do sell out quite fast!

Class Structure:

1 hour theory covering the fundamentals of guitars and their importance.

Brief pause for refreshments.

You will then learn how to make your very own compensated bone or synthetic bone saddle for your guitar.

Also included in the course during our 5 hour practical session, you will learn everything from action via saddle adjustment, intonation, relief, fret polishing and much more! 

All styles of acoustic guitar are welcome: Steel, Nylon etc.

AfterPay is also available for all class bookings!


Included in our HCG Set Up Class:

- Tools for the job that are yours to take home.

- Knowledge of proper set up technique (Relief, action, intonation etc)

- Theory on correct storage and humidity levels.

- Correct saddle making technique.

- Acoustic saddle action adjustments.

- Proper cleaning and maintenance.

- Problem solving from annoying buzzes to tuning stability issues.

- In-Depth theory about the most importance aspects of your instruments.

- Refreshments and snacks (Donuts and Coffee are our favourite part of the day!)

- Access to our student only private HCG Community group where we are on call and always there to help!


What you need to bring:

- Your own guitar and preferred string gauge.

- Pen and pad for taking notes.

All details will be emailed to you upon confirmation of booking, all guitars welcome, we don't always recommend bringing acoustic guitars (Less moving parts) however much of what you learn can still be applied.



- Melbourne classes are held in our Doncaster home workshop 3108

- Brisbane classes are held at our Windsor factory workshop 4030

- Address and further information will be emailed out the week of your classes


You're welcome to drop off other guitars you have that may need repairs/work our classes don't cover!

Collections: HCG Workshop Classes

Type: Guitar Care

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