When I first joined, I had just purchased a new Bernie and was having a myriad of tuning and intonation problems. I had many people give good sound fundamental advice. Found out some of the problems were in the tuner in the amp, but the best "nugget" was ... Dont fret too hard. Didnt really understand until the light bulb went off. Thanksgiving was a great day as I amazed my in laws because my fingers were lightening fast with turkey grease.