Go Back   UG Community @ Ultimate-Guitar.Com > Instruments > Gear Building & Customizing
User Name  
Password
Search:

Reply
Old 02-05-2013, 07:26 AM   #1
DESTROYER5000
Banned
 
DESTROYER5000's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
A fret question

What should I do if my guitar's neck has the end of a fret coming up, can I just glue it down beings that I lack fretwork know how?
DESTROYER5000 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-05-2013, 05:44 PM   #2
scguitarking927
Time for a revolution
 
scguitarking927's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: SC
if you have a brass tipped or plastic tipped hammer, give it a few taps to see if it goes back into place.

If it does it again, you can use a tooth/needle pick or something and try to get a little glue under the end.

And make sure you brace the neck with something.
__________________
Owner of United Studios

Music Blog
Follow me on Twitter
scguitarking927 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-05-2013, 06:11 PM   #3
Robbgnarly
Registered User
 
Robbgnarly's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: NSB, FL
^^+1

You can also put a small piece of wood on the fret, and put a small drop or 2 of super glue under the fret. Tighten the wood block down with a clapm of some kind, but do not over tighten. Only tighten enough to make the fret level with the others.
__________________
2002 PRS CE22
2013 G&L ASAT Deluxe
2009 Epiphone G-400 (SH-4)
Marshall JCM2000 DSL100
Krank 1980 Jr 20watt
Krank Rev 4x12 (eminence V12)
GFS Greenie/Digitech Bad Monkey
Morley Bad Horsie 2
MXR Smart Gate
Robbgnarly is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-06-2013, 01:39 AM   #4
DESTROYER5000
Banned
 
DESTROYER5000's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Ok, cool have the now all I need is superglue.
I would also like to know what kind of glue you recommend.
DESTROYER5000 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:15 PM.

Forum Archives / About / Terms of Use / Advertise / Contact / Ultimate-Guitar.Com © 2014
Powered by: vBulletin Version 3.0.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.