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Eliminating Fret Buzz/Rogue Violin Bass

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by fraiture_fan, Jan 1, 2012.

  1. fraiture_fan


    Jan 1, 2012
    Hey guys. I just bought my first bass about a week ago, a used Rogue Violin bass and it plays great except for a little fret buzzing that seems to only happen on the A and D string, only on certain frets, specifically the 9th fret on the A. The guy told me the strings are some old Fender flatwounds and I was just wondering how I might be able to eliminate this, if there's any way to raise the action on the bridge or any ideas? Thanks.
  2. JLS


    Sep 12, 2008
    Emeryville, Ca
    I setup & repair guitars & basses
    I'd suggest that you have a pro setup done, and don't expect miracles with this instrument.
  3. Pilgrim

    Pilgrim Supporting Member

    I have the same bass and the workmanship on that instrument is not bad. It also sounds great with flatwound strings.

    A pro can check the frets and setup for you, and if you just have a high fret it will not be expensive to correct it. You can also find a lot of information about setup, bridge adjustment and neck relief by searching TB.

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