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My experience of these guitars is that they are so poorly made as to not justify any effort in trying to make them usable. Your example has machine heads for steel strings, but a gut-string bridge, and the internal photos show appalling construction. I hope you didn't pay much for it, as I would say it's irredeemable. Sorry...


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Some guitar companies will use the same templates and manufacturing processes for both types of guitar to cut building costs. Sometimes there will be a slotted head stock for both types. Usually the easiest way to tell if the guitar is set up for nylon or steel strings is the tuning machine posts. The nylon string guitars will have larger, usually plastic ...


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The bridge with its intonation step for the B string says it's designed for steel. Maybe try lighter gauge strings. There is possibly a trussrod accessible inside the body, through the soundhole. Sight down the neck, and decide if lowering the saddle would work. Not a big job if so. Pics don't show the relief, and that's crucial. If the neck's not pretty ...


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