Changing strings on an electric guitar can be tricky if you have never done it before or if you are unfamiliar with your electric guitar’s bridge. There are many different styles of electric guitar bridges. Each style of bridge requires a slightly different technique in order to change the strings. It is also important to understand how some of these bridges work as it is to know how to change the guitar strings.
Here’s a list of some of the main styles of guitars and guitar bridges. In these instructional articles, I will walk you step-by-step through the process of how to change the strings on all of these styles of electric guitars. I will also explain each bridge design how the parts on each bridge work. Click your style of bridge and let’s start restringing!