As some of you may know, I have a guitar. Recently, it has been “acting up”, so to speak, and the tuning had gone all wonky, changing drastically every day. This was rather annoying for a while, but then I realized that the neck, where all the tension was, looked like this:
I started by taking all the strings off, like so:
Then I cleaned up the squeeze-out and let it set overnight. The next day, it was cured and ready to go. I tightened up the strings, and the joint held. The tuning still gets messed up, but less so. Here’s the guitar after fixing:
That’s all for this time, have a wonder-filled week. Wait, what? That’s not our outro? Dang.