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Truss rod

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by saaronanderson, Mar 18, 2013.

  1. saaronanderson

    saaronanderson Supporting Member

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    I just got this fender avri 75 jazz and the truss rod is sticking out a bit at the head. See the picture. The bass plays and sounds great, I am just scared this is some issue that will come about long term. Insight?
  2. saaronanderson

    saaronanderson Supporting Member

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  3. bassbully

    bassbully Endorsed by The PHALEX CORN BASS..mmm...corn!

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    That is the Bullet truss rod known in 70's Fenders...it is normal.
  4. saaronanderson

    saaronanderson Supporting Member

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    Thanks. I just got off the phone with the TB'er who sold it to me and he told me the same. I'm a moron!!
  5. bassbully

    bassbully Endorsed by The PHALEX CORN BASS..mmm...corn!

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    No your're not that is what we (Tber's) are here for. There is not such thing as a stupid question or topic around here. :smug:
  6. Turnaround

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    You are right. But it seems that there are some stupid answers. Not that yours is one of them. Just saying...

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