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Tue Feb 19, 2013, 09:23 PM

How much you think fixing the neck of my guitar will cost?

It's off or something because every time I play a bit on it, it rattles...

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Reply How much you think fixing the neck of my guitar will cost? (Original post)
Neoma Feb 2013 OP
jeepnstein Feb 2013 #1
Neoma Feb 2013 #2
jeepnstein Feb 2013 #3

Response to Neoma (Original post)

Wed Feb 20, 2013, 09:49 AM

1. What kind of guitar?

It's a pretty common problem this time of year in some localities. Especially for acoustic guitars. Are you in an area of low humidity by any chance.

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Response to jeepnstein (Reply #1)

Wed Feb 20, 2013, 11:00 AM

2. Jackson guitar.

Yeah, low humidity.

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Response to Neoma (Reply #2)

Wed Feb 20, 2013, 01:04 PM

3. If by Jackson you mean an electric...

then I'm going to say loosening the truss rod by an eighth of a turn or so should fix the buzz. As humidity increases you may want to tighten it back up a bit.

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