An entry-level' addition to an established series of guitar manuals, including Fender Stratocaster, Fender Telecaster, Fender Bass, Gibson Les Paul and Acoustic Guitar. Buying an electric guitar - what to look for and what to avoid, getting the right guitar for the job. Set-ups and modifications. Strings and pick-ups. Routine maintenance and servicing. Case studies of a range of budget guitars, including an Affinity Strat Starter Pack, an Epiphone Junior Starter Pack, a Danelectro retro copy, a Noel Gallagher Casino' Epiphone, a Heavy Metal Yamaha Super Strat, an Ibanez Gretsch' copy and a Vintage-brand Les Paul' copy. Easy-to-follow, step-by-step guidance, supported by numerous photographs and illustrations.