The approach seems to have worked and over 120,000 copies
have now sold since then. I took on the publishing in 1998 and the second
edition is for sale direct from here or available from IPG Publishing in the
The book takes the reader through the steps needed to design and make the guitar of their choice and explains many of the mysteries of the electric guitar on the way, such as fretting theory, truss rods, electrics etc. A total of five guitars are also built in the book, two from parts and three from scratch, that show the various methods used.
224 pages Over 300 photos £21.95
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