Tuning Peg Rattles

Discussion in 'Setup & Repair [DB]' started by harmologna, Nov 10, 2012.

  1. harmologna


    Nov 10, 2012
    I have a Christopher double bass, and the A string tuning peg is loose and has a rattle. Can anybody lend me some advice as to how i can fix it so it does not rattle?
  2. Michael Eisenman

    Michael Eisenman Supporting Member

    Jun 21, 2006
    Eugene, Oregon

    ...not too tight.
  3. MostlyBass


    Mar 3, 2002
    Oak Park, IL
    That part can come loose. but the tip of the tuning worm can also be loose. Also make sure the tuning paddle hasn't slight come un-welded.