Uke Build: Tuner Install

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Here you see the four tuners being located and installed. I like sealed tuners for less maintenance.

Oh, some questions seem to always arise about how the tuners are installed so as to sit parallel. Simply take a small straight edge and place it across the top of the tuner bodies. That procedure […]

Uke Build: Tuner Bushing Holes

(Prev: Neck Bolt Installation)

There are two reasons for a headstock veneer. First, it looks cool, and second, it allows the bushing for the tuners to have a bearing surface.

The holes for the tuners are .500 and the bushing holes are .375. This assembly locks in the tuners nicely and accurately.

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