Guitar humidifier tools are a necessary component of upkeep. If your instruments are not stored at constant and appropriate temperature and humidity levels, the instruments’ condition could deteriorate. Use these tools listed below to help keep your guitars looking and sounding their best.
Lack of humidification is one of the leading causes of major guitar repairs. Humidifying your guitar is essential in maintaining your instrument's fine qualities. The Acoustic Guitar Humidifier by D'Addario Planet Waves makes it easy to properly and safely humidify your guitar by suspending safely in the sound hole by the instruments strings so it never touches the instrument's body. Simply moisten the sponge, install and that's it. The humidifier releases the moisture slowly and evenly to keep your guitar perfectly humidified. When the sponge becomes completely dry, simply moisten it again and insert back into the soundhole.
To keep your valuable guitars sounding their best, and lasting healthy long lives, it's critical that you provide them with an ideal environment. Especially if you live in a region that experiences dry seasons, the Oasis® OH-6 guitar case humidifier can help make for a better environment. The OH-6 bottle comes strapped with two strong magnets which attach to a steel clip or stainless steel strip, with sticky backing, that itself gets attached to your guitar case. And it comes with a 10 cc. syringe for easy filling of distilled water. Because distilled water lacks the dissolved minerals of tap or bottled water, it lasts longer, and therefore is the recommended water source.
This guitar case hygrometer that digitally indicates accurate relative humidity and temperature levels. Humidity sensors range from low (under 20%) to 99%. Temperature is displayed in Fahrenheit or Centigrade, ranging from -32°F to 122°F (-35C to 50C). It includes a programmable set point, as well as a memory feature that indicates date/time of the highest and lowest temperature/humidity levels to which the instrument has been exposed. Get one for each of your instruments. It’s a wise investment to properly use this device AND and a humidifier in each of your instrument cases. It also Includes a built- in clock and calendar.
Maintaining the humidity level in your ukulele or mandolin is essential to preserve its playability, sound, and integrity. This D'Addario Planet Waves humidifier releases moisture evenly and slowly inside your instrument's case to maintain the proper humidity level at all times. This process prevents cracks, warping, and shrinkage to your instrument to prolong the life and precision of your stringed instrument. To use the humidifier, simply moisten the sponge when it becomes dry. This product fits in any case and can also be used in conjunction with the Soundhole humidifier (GH) for acoustic guitar cases when your humidity is consistently 20% or lower. Get one for all of your valuable instruments, including smaller acoustic, bowed, and woodwind instruments. It’s the smart, easy, and affordable way to protect your investment.
If you want your valuable instrument to remain in tip-top condition, it's mucho importante that you make use of a guitar humidifier to ensure its wooden infrastructure is consistently exposed to only optimal conditions, especially if you live in a region with dry seasons. The Oasis® OH-1 guitar humidifier fits perfectly in the sound hole of your acoustics. Be advised, it is NOT capable of restoring humidity to a dried out guitar. Instead, assuming your guitar is already hydrated, the OH-1 will maintain 45-55% relative humidity inside the instrument body when the humidity outside the case is between 25-40%. It comes with a 10 cc. syringe for easy filling of distilled water. And it comes with a stabilizer bar for easy mounting. Because distilled water lacks the dissolved minerals of tap or bottled water, it lasts longer, and therefore is the recommended water source. Be advised, the OH-1 does NOT fit in a flat-top style case because the cap of the device juts out a little. Arch-top cases, on the other hand, do tend to have enough space to clear the device.
The D'Addario Plaent Waves two-Way Guitar Humidification System protects your instrument against warping, cracks and other damage cause by lack of humidification. It automatically maintains the optimal 45-50% relative humidity level within your instrument case. No more guessing when your humidifier needs refilling. Unlike refillable humidifiers, this system provides true “two-way” purified humidity control by adding and removing moisture on demand. No more manual adjustments based on seasonal changes, geographic locations, temperature, or other factors. It comes with 3 Humidipaks and a soft mesh pouch that will not harm your instrument's finish. These packets last between 2 and 6 months and should always be kept in a sealed environment like a hard-shell case. When the packets become hardened, throw them out and use a replacement pack. This system is recommended by Taylor guitars and others for maintaining the stability and playability of your instrument.