A Pick Holder Acoustic Guitar Bridge

Solving the mystery of the small gap under those acoustic guitar bridges.

1/27/20231 min read

If you ever bought a cheap acoustic guitar from a retail store you might have noticed a small gap under the bridge, on about 50% of cheap guitars. You might have wondered what deal was with that.

Well, I finally figured out what it could be used for - a pick holder.

pick holder acoustic guitar bridge
pick holder acoustic guitar bridge

Fun fact: if you don't with to use the bridge as a pick holder you can take your acoustic guitar to a reputable repair shop to have your bridge properly reglued (after proper removal). That's a procedure that generally cost over $200.