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Forum: Electric Guitar Today, 11:44 AM
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Posted By jj1565
I would try lighter strings, swapping one at a...

I would try lighter strings, swapping one at a time.
or maybe look for a lower profile replacement bridge?
lighter strings might cause some fret buzz, it's hard to say.

it could be the way the...
Forum: Electric Guitar Yesterday, 08:34 AM
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Posted By jj1565
sorry didn't see that you posted back. ...

sorry didn't see that you posted back.
Honestly, I was hoping you would say that there was too much room.
that could happen if the action is too high.
You don't have a of room there, so it feels...
Forum: Electric Guitar 02-09-2016, 10:00 PM
Replies: 10,131
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Posted By jj1565
Before you mess with the nut you'll want to...

Before you mess with the nut you'll want to measure the neck relief.
Fret the first fret low E.
At the same time fret -~19th where neck and body meet.

With both places held check the middle...
Forum: Electric Guitar 02-09-2016, 09:34 PM
Replies: 10,131
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Posted By jj1565
Hey, I know you said it's a copy but it's a set...

Hey, I know you said it's a copy but it's a set neck right? Just checking.
In case we can work with the neck angle.

You can check the action at the nut. And maybe consider lighter gauge strings...
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-29-2016, 05:31 PM
Replies: 10,131
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Posted By jj1565
I'm going to add that you're going to want to...

I'm going to add that you're going to want to switch one string at a time to reduce the chance of
Additional setup
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-21-2016, 08:32 AM
Replies: 56,226
Views: 604,750
Posted By jj1565
hey guys. nice ass :haha

hey guys. nice ass :haha
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-21-2016, 08:29 AM
Replies: 10,131
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Posted By jj1565
can you bring it back to the guy who suggested...

can you bring it back to the guy who suggested the 74, see if he agrees it's not tight enough. maybe he's got something else you can use there.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-20-2016, 08:52 PM
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Posted By jj1565
awe yeah, well 20 was a blur anyway. I'd probably...

awe yeah, well 20 was a blur anyway. I'd probably forget it all over again. :haha
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-20-2016, 08:37 PM
Replies: 56,226
Views: 604,750
Posted By jj1565
I wish! haha I just got a question in eg, so i...

I wish! haha I just got a question in eg, so i thought i'd pop in and all my friends are right here where i left them. :heart:

happy new years! and birthdays too!^
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-20-2016, 08:34 PM
Replies: 10,131
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Posted By jj1565
Hey, good odd-ball question. I actually had to...

Hey, good odd-ball question. I actually had to look up what other guys use on 8string for "C"
yes a lot of set come with the 74, (he suggested the 11's i think because thats the usual when someone...
Forum: Electric Guitar 12-01-2015, 09:22 AM
Replies: 10,131
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Posted By jj1565
Hi, we set up a floyd question thread right next...

Hi, we set up a floyd question thread right next to this one. can you repost your post there first, see if you can get any help, thanks.
Forum: Electric Guitar 11-27-2015, 10:05 AM
Replies: 10,131
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Posted By jj1565
Hey, If you've hit the limit on your truss...

Hey, If you've hit the limit on your truss rod,(and you're still not happy) you can try
loosening strings, and releasing pressure, but you are probably never going to get the relief you are looking...
Forum: Electric Guitar 11-20-2015, 08:59 AM
Replies: 10,131
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Posted By jj1565
Well it's possible some nut work could help. ...

Well it's possible some nut work could help.
If it's brand new, I would contact the seller.
Usually buzz not transmitting thru the amp isn't considered an issue, but I understand how it would be...
Forum: Electric Guitar 10-31-2015, 10:45 AM
Replies: 10,131
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Posted By jj1565
you mean (bridge height) saddle adjustment screws...

you mean (bridge height) saddle adjustment screws (pegs)?

saddle adjustment screws do come in long and short sizes. I've also filed some that felt irritating sharp.

not sure if they are...
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-30-2015, 07:30 AM
Replies: 10,131
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Posted By jj1565
ok. sometimes they don't respond the way you...

ok. sometimes they don't respond the way you expect.
it could just be a couple of high frets throwing it off.
good luck.
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-29-2015, 03:47 PM
Replies: 10,131
Views: 592,738
Posted By jj1565
yes that's probably not enough relief for that...

yes that's probably not enough relief for that guitar.
add a little.
i would turn a 1/4 turn
without forcing the turn and let the neck rest in
tune.
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-29-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 10,131
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Posted By jj1565
I would hold the first and last fret at the same...

I would hold the first and last fret at the same time,
and see if a medium to thick pick fits in the middle relief.
if it doesn't fit, then add a little relief.

1/4 of a turn. counter...
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-29-2015, 08:11 AM
Replies: 10,131
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Posted By jj1565
is it acoustic buzz or through the guitar...

is it acoustic buzz or through the guitar amp?

try the guitar when it's not plugged in. see if you still get that buzz and if so, you can try to pinpoint the buzz area and possible add a little...
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-17-2015, 03:49 PM
Replies: 10,131
Views: 592,738
Posted By jj1565
hey guys, thanks! I sort of took the summer off...

hey guys, thanks! I sort of took the summer off from my computer. but I'm around :cheers:
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-17-2015, 10:51 AM
Replies: 10,131
Views: 592,738
Posted By jj1565
thanks

thanks
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 05-19-2015, 10:40 AM
Replies: 56,226
Views: 604,750
Posted By jj1565
Hey Guys :cheers:

Hey Guys :cheers:
Forum: Electric Guitar 05-19-2015, 10:38 AM
Replies: 10,131
Views: 592,738
Posted By jj1565
you can raise that string if it's rubbing a fret....

you can raise that string if it's rubbing a fret.
you can intonate that string if it's not in tune.

how to do those things are explained in the first post of this thread.
Forum: Electric Guitar 05-16-2015, 08:42 AM
Replies: 10,131
Views: 592,738
Posted By jj1565
You'll have to ask yourself what changed with the...

You'll have to ask yourself what changed with the string change.
are springs in the back cavity ringing out now?
do you need some dampening and lubrication at the nut, or back cavity?
is the...
Forum: Electric Guitar 05-12-2015, 11:10 AM
Replies: 10,131
Views: 592,738
Posted By jj1565
Sometimes depending on the guitar bridge, you can...

Sometimes depending on the guitar bridge, you can flip the saddle or shorten the saddle spring to get more room, to be able to intonate for an alternate tuning on a standard neck setup.

sometimes...
Forum: Electric Guitar 05-04-2015, 03:33 PM
Replies: 10,131
Views: 592,738
Posted By jj1565
the age of the strings definitely affects the...

the age of the strings definitely affects the intonation.

when you use alternate tunings it can definitely mess with intonation
especially if you have a moving bridge.
you will need to adjust...
Forum: Electric Guitar 05-04-2015, 09:07 AM
Replies: 10,131
Views: 592,738
Posted By jj1565
sorry, I didn't see the response. But if you...

sorry, I didn't see the response.
But if you know you are wrapping the strings correctly, the string contact points are all lubed and the bridge is stable, then consider checking out
some locking...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 04-28-2015, 12:20 PM
Replies: 56,226
Views: 604,750
Posted By jj1565
never been my way. :p: yeah, it's extremist on...

never been my way. :p:

yeah, it's extremist on both sides always seem to do all the hurting, and yelling.

I'm always on the side of clear thinking, moderation and seeing the person in front...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 04-28-2015, 08:46 AM
Replies: 56,226
Views: 604,750
Posted By jj1565
Hey guys :cheers:

Hey guys :cheers:
Forum: Electric Guitar 04-26-2015, 06:33 PM
Replies: 10,131
Views: 592,738
Posted By jj1565
sometimes when you change strings the slightly...

sometimes when you change strings the slightly different gauge can mess with intonation.

did you work and stretch the strings it yet?
is the neck relief still good?


sometimes taking off all...
Forum: Electric Guitar 04-26-2015, 11:43 AM
Replies: 10,131
Views: 592,738
Posted By jj1565
Hey, if you know for sure that your ability to...

Hey, if you know for sure that your ability to wrap a string is correct, and if you've tried lubing contact points.
and if your bridge is a TOM,
then consider buying a set of locking tuners that...
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