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by nilrem
June 3rd, 2018, 5:15 am
Forum: Guitar Repair and Maintenance
Topic: Abnormally high frets? How to fix this problem?
Replies: 4
Views: 3237

Re: Abnormally high frets? How to fix this problem?

I manage to repair the issues that this bolt-on neck had presented. The truss rod was adjusted incorrectly as it was loose and was not doing it's job. Correcting this issue, leveled the fret-board perfectly and the frets were the issue now, so I began the next steps. It was a long process to get the...
by nilrem
May 30th, 2018, 3:03 pm
Forum: Guitar Repair and Maintenance
Topic: Setting Neck to body
Replies: 2
Views: 2227

Re: Setting Neck to body

Could you provide pictures detailing the guitar, please? :roll:
by nilrem
May 30th, 2018, 2:54 pm
Forum: Meet and Greet
Topic: MEET & GREET
Replies: 3
Views: 1499

Re: MEET & GREET

Thanks for the comments. I share a collection of guitars, amps and recording equipment with my adult son. He, is a self taught composer using DAW Fruity Loops, + Reason and great guitarist/keyboardist. Together we own 26 guitars : one 12str. - one classical and seven 6str acoustics - sixteen electri...
by nilrem
May 22nd, 2018, 4:31 pm
Forum: Meet and Greet
Topic: MEET & GREET
Replies: 3
Views: 1499

MEET & GREET

Hello all from the east coast of the USA. I came upon this website while trolling for information concerning a repair of an instrument that I recently bought. I have been a "student" of the guitar in many aspects over the 40+ years that I have been involved in the concept. I have owned a varied plet...
by nilrem
May 22nd, 2018, 3:14 pm
Forum: Guitar Repair and Maintenance
Topic: Abnormally high frets? How to fix this problem?
Replies: 4
Views: 3237

Re: Abnormally high frets? How to fix this problem?

I do not agree with OPs advice. I have a neck presently that has similar issues at two different spots. The neck is bound which complicates the repair FOR ME. I would suggest that you refer to these two articles BEFORE you attempt to fix the high frets : https://theartoflutherie.com/fret-crowning-fi...