November 2018

How to String an Acoustic Guitar

Learn how to cut and restring your own acoustic guitar with D’Addario.
Rob Cunningham, the Product Manager of string manufacturer D’Addario, and Doug Redler, author of The Guitarist’s Guide to Maintenance and Repair, walk you through the basics of restringing an acoustic guitar. In this surprisingly soothing video (complete with gentle acoustic guitar in the background), Redler loosens, cuts and unwinds the strings, explaining each step so that even a beginner can restring their own guitar at home.