Fretless sweet spot

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by DB, Sep 5, 2000.

  1. DB


    Aug 29, 2000
    Hey fretless pros,
    I have a fretless Jazz Special, ebony fretboard, black laquer neck.
    It sounds great 7-12 fret position, (that Jaco brrr-rr sound naturally) but the rest has no response or life to it.
    Can this be cured or is it all technique?
    '86 Jazz Special (japan)
  2. Scok


    Apr 20, 2000
    How much of a curve is in your neck? Try to flatten it out with the truss rod, I heard that helps.
  3. Make sure you've got some allen wrenches