8 string bass nut/ bridge spacing question

Discussion in 'Luthier's Corner' started by jaredcurtioff, Jun 29, 2008.

  1. jaredcurtioff


    Jun 29, 2008
    I'm in the middle of building a 8 stringer.

    more like a double 4.

    has anyone had any experience with string spacing at the nut?

    I'm worried that I'll space the two octave strings either too far apart or too close.

    any help would be much appreciated.