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Raise the strings?

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by Phunky, Aug 22, 2004.


  1. Phunky

    Phunky Guest

    Aug 1, 2004
    Sweden
    How do i raise the strings from the neck so i can slap better?
     
  2. Depends on the bass..mine has 2 allen hed screws on each saddle
     
  3. 4string4ever

    4string4ever Guest

    Apr 18, 2004
    Orlando, Florida
    To raise the strings from the neck instead of the bridge, if adjusting the trussrod to bend the neck inward doesn't do it, you will probably have to replace the nut with one cut with shallower grooves for the strings.
     
  4. christle

    christle Supporting Member

    Jan 26, 2002
    Winnipeg, MB
    You may also want to try posting this in the setup forum. You will gets lots of advice there and plenty of help stepping you through the process.

    Dan
     
  5. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Staff Member Supporting Member

    No need to post in the Setup forum. I am moving this thread for you.