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Neck Adjusting

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by Murtz, Sep 5, 2001.


  1. Murtz

    Murtz

    Jun 27, 2001
    I thinke my strings are to hige above the fretboard.
    They are 0,2 at the nut 0,7 inches at the 12th fret and 1 at the end of neck. I thinke so cause im having problems using my inchy to press down for exampel A string 12th fret. What should i do to adjust the height of the strings? tips tutorial anythings just help me :(
     
  2. jonno

    jonno

    Sep 2, 2001
    NYC USA
    What kind of bass do you have? There should be adjusting screws on the bridge but thats just a start. You might need to adjust your truss rod or shim the neck or file the nut. Lots of things will effect a properly set up bass and heres just a few..