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Fretless Maintenance Question

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by BluesWalker, Jan 16, 2012.

  1. BluesWalker

    BluesWalker Supporting Member

    Jun 17, 2008
    San Diego, CA
    When do you know it is time to refinish your fretless bass un-fretted fretboard?
  2. testing1two

    testing1two Gold Supporting Member

    Feb 25, 2009
    Southern California
    If the wear is severe enough affect the straightness of the fingerboard and causing string buzz then it's time to level the fingerboard (and refinish if applicable). Otherwise it's just preference.

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