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Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by fretless72, Jan 2, 2005.

  1. fretless72


    Mar 30, 2004

    I dance so much when i play bass on stage, and the screws of my schaller straplock has "carved" a little on my bass, and I have fear that some day the bass will fly away...
    I have try a longer screw, but nothing changes.

    Someone can help me?
  2. Cliff Bordwell

    Cliff Bordwell Commercial User

    Jan 6, 2004
    USA , Orlando , Florida
    Owner of CB BASSES
    I suggest taking your bass to a local luthier or repair person.
    They should take care of your problem.
  3. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Supporting Member

    The old 'toothpicks and wood glue' repair method works great. Do a search for it in the Setup forum. That is where I am moving this thread.
  4. dave_bass5


    May 28, 2004
    London, UK.
    i put sawdust in the holes when that happens.