Watch the Dobro Basics online guitar lesson by Jimmy Heffernan from Dobro Handbook

The next few video lessons cover pretty much all of the basics you'll need to know before digging in.

We'll discuss how the dobro works, how to hold the dobro, and how to position your hands so that you can play the instrument correctly right from the start.

We'll even show you how to convert an old acoustic guitar into a killer slide machine that sounds really cool. So please spend a little time with the following series of videos.

These must-know tips will get you up and running quickly and you'll be able to use them to your advantage for the rest of your dobro playing days.