#2
who here thinks he's a multi?

anyway, i think you can lower the action by adjusting the trem claw. I'm not positive though
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#6
If your not 100,000% confident that you can setup a guitar, don't start on a nice strat. Take it to a professional who does know what their doing.

Practice on a jackson or an ibanez or something .