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Sharp frets cutting my thumb...

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by ninthwondernj, Dec 27, 2005.


  1. I know this is a bass forum so excuse the guitar topic but the guitar i have has sharp frets at the bottom and top of the fingerboard that cut the skin of my thumb and other fingers...i need this problem solved quick so i can continue to practice

    what would you guys suggest to "un sharpen" the frets????
     
  2. Here's a link with some good tips.

    http://www.talkbass.com/forum/search.php?searchid=1711582

     
  3. Sandpaper?

    Or take it to a guitar shop, since they'll have the proper files to round them off without marring your fingerboard.
     
  4. Grab a small file and just be careful, it'll only take you 15 minutes.