Guitar Building Classes Warren Ohio

Electric Guitar Building Class 2: Stratocater & Telecaster Style Kit


Class Duration:  Appromimatly 16 hrs ( can be done in two days or broken up into multiple sessions) 


Class Size Limit: 4

In this class you will learn how to assemble a pre-made/ unfinished guitar. This class goes more in depth of explanations of procedures, fret work, and more complex finishes. 

Tool Use
layout Drill all holes in neck and body

Stain Multiple Colors and oil finish guitar body  (No Spray finishes as they take to long to cure)

Check Frets level and polish

Oil neck (No Spray finishes as they take to long to cure)

Install Nut
Install Tuning machines
install bridge

Install Pickups and electronics (soldering Required)
Install Pick guard

Attach bolt on guitar neck (no set necks for this class)
Perform a setup: Adjust neck, saddles, nut slots, tremelo.


How do i pick my guitar? 


STRAT & TELE STYLE GUITAR


This high quality kit includes all parts to build a complete, playable guitar. The body is made from Mahogany, shaping and routing is complete. Solid select Maple neck with a fretted Maple fingerboard (strat has rosewood fingerboard). Adjustable truss rod. All hardware is heavily nickel plated. Complete with strings and Instrument cable. 


Wood Type:Mahogany Body

22 Fret Maple Neck 

Shaped Peghead
Maple Fretboard

Inlays:Dots

Side Markers:Dots
Fretboard Radius:12"

Frets:22 Medium Jumbo

1.65" Nut Width

Truss Rod:Adjusting nut at the peghead
Tuner Holes:Modern 13/32" (10.32mm)
Neck Pocket TypeBolt On
Scale Length:25-1/2
Tele Pickups:Two single coil

​Tele Black Pickguard

Strat Pickups: 3 Single Coil

Strat White Pickguard
Finish:Unfinished

Gig Bag Included


​Upgrade Kit Includes all of the above plus: 
cts pots 
CRL switch
switchcraft input jack
grover tuners
fender tex mex pickups

Cost Class:  guitar Included

Group class standard guitar: $910 

Group class upgraded guitar: $1070

Private Instruction Standard Guitar: $1120
Private Instruction upgraded guitar: $1280


How are payments done? Payment in full is required at time of scheduling


When are classes held? Classes are held Monday - Friday from 10 am to 6 pm. Saturdays are available upon request. We require to schedule classes a minimum of 30 days in advance to ensure ordering of materials.  

How to sign up: Call to schedule 330-856-5509 or shoot us an email from our contact page!

What if i schedule and then can't make it? There are no refunds, but we will be happy to reschedule for another date. 


Have an Idea for a class?

Give us a call and we can get it rolling!


​Call Now: 330-856-5509

​​​​8559 South St Se Warren, Ohio 44484

Monday - Friday 10:00 A.M to 6:00 P.M.

Services by Appointment  (Please call First) 

Dreher Guitars is a division of Spider Web Music

Electric Guitar Building Class 1: Stratocaster & Telecaster Style Kit


Class Duration : Between 6 and 8hrs (can done in 1 day be broken into 2 days)


Class Size Limit: 4

In this class you will learn how to assemble a pre-made/ unfinished guitar. 

  • Tool Use
  • layout Drill all holes in neck and body 
  • ​Stain 1 color and oil finish guitar body (No Spray finishes as they take to long to cure)
  • Install Nut
  • Oil Finish Neck 
  • Install Tuning machines
  • install bridge
  • Install Pickups and electronics (soldering may be required/ Quick connects are an option for standard guitar only)
  • Install Pick guard
  • Attach bolt on guitar neck (no set necks for this class)
  • Perform a setup: Adjust neck, saddles, nut slots, tremelo.


How do i pick my guitar? 

STRAT & TELE STYLE GUITAR: 
This high quality kit includes all parts to build a complete, playable guitar. The body is made from Mahogany, shaping and routing is complete. Solid select Maple neck with a fretted Maple fingerboard (strat has rosewood fingerboard). Adjustable truss rod. All hardware is heavily nickel plated. Complete with strings and instrument cable. 

Wood Type:Mahogany Body
22 Fret Maple Neck 
Shaped Peghead
Maple Fretboard
Inlays:Dots
Side Markers:Dots
Fretboard Radius:12"
Frets:22 Medium Jumbo
1.65" Nut Width
Truss Rod:Adjusting nut at the peghead
Tuner Holes:Modern 13/32" (10.32mm)
Neck Pocket Type: Bolt On
Scale Length:25-1/2
Tele Pickups:Two single coil
Tele Black Pickguard

Strat Pickups: 3 Single Coil

Strat Pickguard: White
Finish:Unfinished
Gig Bag Included

​Upgrade Kit Includes all of the above plus: 
cts pots 
CRL switch
switchcraft input jack
grover tuners
fender tex mex pickups 

Cost Class:  guitar Included
Group class standard guitar: $535 
Group class upgraded guitar $695

Private Instruction Standard Guitar: $650

Private Instruction upgraded guitar: $800
How are payments done? Payment in full is required at time of scheduling


When are classes held? Classes are held Monday - Friday from 10 am to 6 pm. Saturdays are available upon request. We require to schedule classes a minimum of 30 days in advance to ensure ordering of materials.  

How to sign up: Call to schedule 330-856-5509 or shoot us an email from our contact page!

What if i schedule and then can't make it? There are no refunds, but we will be happy to reschedule for another date.