Factory Specs for Acoustic Setups

Factory Specs for Acoustic Setups


 

 

 

 

 

Neck Relief Measured from 7th-9th Fret Nut String Height, Bottom of string to top of 1st

String Height at 12th. From bottom of string to top of fret



Saddle Protrusion FB Radius String Inset

Martin





.010 All Strings Bass E .024
Treble E .016
Bass E
3/32"- 5/64"
Treble E
1/16"-5/64"
3/32" min.
3/16" max.
16" Edge of FB to outside of both Es
3/32" ± .016

Gibson Flattops



.012 All Strings Bass E .030
Treble E .020
Bass E 3/32"
Treble E 2/32"
3/32" min.
3/16" max.
12" Unknown

Taylor



.010 All Strings Bass E .023
Treble E .019
Bass E 3/32" Treble E 1/16" Bass Side 1/8"
Treble 1/16"
15" Center E to Center E 2-3/16"

Guild



Recommends holding at 1st & 14th
6th .006 ± .002
1st .020 ± .002
Bass E .022 ± .002
Treble E .020 ± .002
Bass E
.085-.093 Treble E
.070 -.078
Unknown 12" Unknown



Courtesy of Steve Lamb Jr.