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Raising the neck

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by kwelch28, Oct 15, 2003.

  1. kwelch28


    Aug 31, 2000
    Allegany, NY
    Probably like most bassists when I slap I like my action high, and when I tap I like it real low. But I'm having trouble finding the perfect action for both at the same time. I was wondering if it's possible to raise the neck to give higher action over the body and lower action over the fretboard? If this is possible how would I go about doing so?
    Thanks for any help
  2. kwelch28


    Aug 31, 2000
    Allegany, NY
    That clears things up, thanks.
  3. Happy to serve!

  4. poppamies


    Dec 15, 2002
    Read the thread under setup titeled :Shimming the neck; pros, cons?

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