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Dead fret on Bass

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Mark Munden, Nov 27, 2018.

  1. Mark Munden

    Mark Munden

    Sep 4, 2018
    Is there anything that can be done about a dead spot on my bass. It's a 4 string its on the D strong on the B fret..Really drops out when playing....Thanks
  2. GretschWretch

    GretschWretch Supporting Member

    Dec 27, 2013
    East Central Alabama
  3. Bass V

    Bass V

    Dec 11, 2008
    Honolulu, Hawaii
  4. InternetAlias


    Dec 16, 2010
    First, make sure it isn't instantly getting zapp'd by a high fret (or maybe it's the low fret of the bunch). Second, if it wasn't bad fretwork... well... that sucks. There are some remedies, search them up around here, and see if it helps any.
  5. Bass V

    Bass V

    Dec 11, 2008
    Honolulu, Hawaii
    just did the G string untwist on my Peavey and presto! everything is perfect again in bass world

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