February 25 2020 23:16:50
Navigation
Main
Home
About us
Contact us
Contact Status
Buying a new bass FAQ
Status Bass Price List
The UL42 Web
User Activity Log
Guests Online: 75

Members Online: 0

Total Members: 2,412
Newest Member: Paisley
Last Seen Users
G-77 03:33:08
sgh42 04:01:24
robedwar 13:36:17
Matt Morgan 23:59:05
ejnarDK 1 day Offline
Rob Green 1 day Offline
efrey 1 day Offline
Blinddog 1 day Offline
pmaraziti 1 day Offline
Alex28 1 day Offline

  More Users 
Status News:
View Thread
 Print Thread
Neck Relief
lowregisterhead
Just bought a used KingBass MkII 5-string, which I'm really enjoying.

It seems to have one issue, though - the action is quite good, however I’d like to get it a bit lower, but even with the truss rod fully slackened off, there’s still quite a bit of relief in the neck. Is there any other way to get the neck slightly flatter? If I lower the action, it buzzes quite badly above the 12th fret, so I was thinking about getting the frets leveled to compensate. Is that likely to help?

Any advice gratefully received.
 
Jeroen
Should have a two-way truss rod, it can bend both ways! Maybe slightly tighten it the other way?
Lefty

S2 Classic 5-string headless, black sparkle
S2 Classic 4-string headless, pure white, Roman numeral inlays
 
lowregisterhead
Jeroen wrote:
Should have a two-way truss rod, it can bend both ways! Maybe slightly tighten it the other way?


Thanks, I wasn't aware of that. I'll look into it and report back.
 
Jump to Forum:
Login
Username

Password



Not a member yet?
Click here to register.

Forgotten your password?
Request a new one here.
The 2009 Statii CD
Copyright © The Statii Team 2006-2019 and André Simha. All rights reserved