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noisy endpin

Discussion in 'Accessories [DB]' started by salbassrock, Aug 22, 2012.

  1. salbassrock


    Mar 9, 2012
    So I've noticed my endpin has started squeaking loudly whenever i turn the bass slightly while im playing. Even when I tighten it up, it comes undone. Does anyone know a quick fix for this? either a washer or WD-40? haha
  2. Anonymatt


    Jan 3, 2009
    Brooklyn, NY
    Are you tall? If the endpin is like all the way out, that puts undue pressure on the lil joint there and may cause it to squeak. That's what's going on with me and my bass.

    WD40 might cause it to stop squeaking, but if you're hearing that kind of noise, it might be a situation with all that stuff putting stress on the collar part there.
  3. gerry grable

    gerry grable Supporting Member

    Nov 9, 2010
    We just covered this problem. See "Set up and Repair." The next subject (forum?) below on the TB DB page.

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