Restringing = Humming???

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by paniak17, Jul 17, 2004.

  1. Ok, as most of you already know, I restrung my bass to a tenor tuning EADGC. I did not change the nut, mess with action, or anything else. I just Restrung it like you would normally only with dif. string gauges. My problem is my C string always buzzes, I dont think it's fret buzz, but I think its comming torwards the bridge. Once it happens, I just wiggle the bridge piece that holds the C-String and it's fixed for about another 10 min. of playing, then it happens again, it's really getting to me, how do I fix it?!?!?!?
  2. Figjam


    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    Sure its not buzz from the nut slot being too wide?
  3. Whafrodamus


    Oct 29, 2003
    Andover, MA
    If it's not the nut buzzing, it's the saddles.