Working on my first fretted neck and havea few questions

Discussion in 'Luthier's Corner' started by tjclem, Dec 31, 2005.

  1. tjclem

    tjclem Supporting Member Commercial User

    Jun 6, 2004
    Central Florida
    Owner and builder Clementbass
    I am getting fretting out in a few spots. Should I remove the strings adjust the truss rod so the neck is as flat as possible then mark the frets and use a sharpening stone to level them? Or do I work on it while under tension?

    Thanks for any help......t