Acoustic Guitar Anatomy- Everything You Need to Know.

Last update 9/9/2023 The acoustic guitar anatomy is often complex and sometimes mysterious. As a guitarist, it is advantageous for you to familiarize yourself with the components of different acoustic guitars. This guide will discuss all the major components of constructing an acoustic guitar.  A basic understanding of how a guitar's various components affect the sound and playability will make buying choices easier and ensure maximum enjoyment of the instrument. Table of contentsConstruction of an acoustic guitarThe Top or SoundholeThe backThe neckThe StringsSteel stringsNylon stringsCan steel strings be used on a nylon string guitar?The Position MarkersThe fretboardThe FretsThe HeadstockTuning keysThe NutUpper [...]