#1
Hey all,
i got a slight problem with the locking nut on my S470. Whenever i tighten it down, the low E string rattles on the 2nd or 3rd fret. It isn't normal fret buzz, as it doesn't effect the sustain at all, it just rattles. When i fret the string at all the rattle goes away. Any idea what the problem might be? Thanks in advance for any help.
Gear:
Ibanez RG570 circa 1993
Ibanez S2020XAV
Carvin DC127
EVH 5153 50w
Orange PPC112
AxeFX II
#2
Check the nut is the filed to the proper size so the string is seated correctly?
A guitar tech could tell you if it is or not if you ask.
#3
I strongly recommend taking it to a guitar tech. Trying to fix it without knowing what the problem is could potentially end in disaster
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