Originally Posted by millsbass5
The best way to deal with it is to learn do your own setups yourself. When it comes down to it, nobody's hands know like your own. And, you save money.
I did need to take the action down from where the tech thought it should be. It would have been perfect for a guy who played nothing but pizzicato- but i slap about 15% of my playing time.
Exactly one revolution on every set screw on the bridge got it pretty much where i like it- neck seems straight.
Over the years best ive learned to do is bridge and truss rod adjustments. Intonation seems beyond me.
This is in bass humor for a reason, too many fascists in hardware setup and repair lol they tried to drill sergeant me into being competent at manual dexterity lol!
I once broke a thermostat housing in my car by tightening it down too far!