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by kaelby
July 1st, 2007, 3:42 am
Forum: Guitar Repair and Maintenance
Topic: Strings too high from fretboard?
Replies: 10
Views: 19274

We had a bit of trouble getting the pins off of the bridge at first but managed to get the saddle out without much effort and my dad took off a bit from the bottom. I put the strings back on, tuned it and it was great until one of the strings broke :x . That'll teach me for not getting spares! Apart...
by kaelby
June 30th, 2007, 12:28 pm
Forum: Guitar Repair and Maintenance
Topic: Strings too high from fretboard?
Replies: 10
Views: 19274

Thanks for everyones help. :) I'll probably get him to take a bit off and that should hopefully make it a little bit more comfortable to play.
by kaelby
June 29th, 2007, 9:54 am
Forum: Guitar Repair and Maintenance
Topic: Strings too high from fretboard?
Replies: 10
Views: 19274

Thanks, my dad has a workshop as he does modeling and other things so I could ask him if it's not to complicated. Or, I did look in the yellow pages and found a shop in a town near us that my Brother-in-law knows.
by kaelby
June 29th, 2007, 1:26 am
Forum: Guitar Repair and Maintenance
Topic: Strings too high from fretboard?
Replies: 10
Views: 19274

Sorry, I should have really given you more info about the guitar. The guitar is an acoustic, it was quite a cheap guitar because I didn't want to spend too much when starting out.- Falcon FG100( http://www.jhs.co.uk/falcon.html ). The action slowly decreases going up to the nut and at the first fret...
by kaelby
June 28th, 2007, 10:35 am
Forum: Guitar Repair and Maintenance
Topic: Strings too high from fretboard?
Replies: 10
Views: 19274

Strings too high from fretboard?

I am pretty much a newbie to playing guitar and have been reading up on stuff on the internet. One thing that I read about before I got my guitar was the height of the strings from the fretboard. It said that most cheaper guitars have a greater distance meaning that it's tougher than usual on the fi...