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Control cavity cover won't come off

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by Alex, Jan 13, 2006.

  1. I took out all of the screws, shook it around a little, tried to get my nail under it.....no cigar. What's the deal? My bass is a TUNE TWB63.:help:
  2. Kronos


    Dec 28, 2005
    Philadelphia, PA
    Sounds like the cover is cut real close. On my older basses, (my bc rich in particular) it tends to stick as well, but I get a tooth pick and kind of pry it out. I wouldn't do that to a really nice bass though.

    What you could do, is get that toothpick, and put it in one of the screw holes only deep enough to get under the lip of the plastic, and pry it up that way. Find the spots that bind, and gently trim them.
  3. bass-shy


    Jan 11, 2005
    Use a suction cup or a piece of duct tape.
  4. Ahhh, good idea!