ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

Vintage acoustic guitar with a shrinking pickguard.

Ask the Expert: Vintage Guitars and Aging Plastic Parts

Hello, gentle readers. Lately, I’ve received lots of questions about issues stemming from aging plastics on old guitars. From curling pickguards to binding rot, it’s one of the things that people have to bear in mind when buying and playing older instruments. Q: I bought a Martin 0-18 from the…

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT