My homemade Fretless action

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by ai4281, Nov 26, 2005.

  1. ai4281


    Nov 25, 2005
    I made my fretted bass in to a fretless about 2 months ago and the high action pisses me off...

    at 12th fret, bass string = 4.5mm treble string = 4.0mm

    I tried everything from Truss adjustment to eliminating bridge saddle screws and everything.

    is this really high, or am I just too wimp to play it? tell me ur opinions ppl
  2. Turock

    Turock Supporting Member

    Apr 30, 2000
  3. earlc


    May 23, 2004
    Northern Virginia
    Did you adjust the nut?
  4. steviecsg


    Aug 16, 2002
    That was the problem for me too until i filed the nut down.