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The zero fret - what exactly is the purpose ?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by far0n, Nov 6, 2005.

  1. far0n


    Apr 28, 2005
    Yorkshire, UK
    Anyone ? Never really quite understood the conecpt.
  2. Jonki

    Jonki I will not slap my Bee!

    Oct 14, 2003
    Arendal, Norway
    better intonation i think and open string sound like a fretted string
  3. vene-nemesis

    vene-nemesis Banned

    Jul 17, 2003
    Bilbao España
    cheap brands use them to avoid working the nut, some others put them for better intonation.