Aug 28, 4. The challenge is that you need to be handy with a dremel. With giant strings and absurdly high action? You must log in or sign up to reply here. Upload or insert images from URL. These are a few things to check and there may be more than one of the above issues that can be contributing to your particular problem. First of all, thx for all the responses - at least it is not just me having this problem Which btw is not that great of a problem - more like a little niggle If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account. Aug 31, 8. The big problem with low action is the way strings flex when depressed.
Hi all, I'm having problems intonating the high E string on my Squier by up an electric guitar, I always intonate the high and low E strings first. If that didn't solve your intonation issue, read on. Again, not something that is usually seen on higher quality guitars that are brand new from the manufacturer, but be on .
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I tune my 6th string low E and fret at 12, it is about cents sharp. after installing the sperzel tuners, i found that the high E string was not properly intonated.
the fretted 12th was flatter than the harmonic so i Re: high E string intonation problems Is it a single coil or a humbucker guitar?
Theoretically, where the string is pressed against the fret will be closer to the nut than the actual center of a properly crowned fret, making each fretted string length a little longer.
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But anywhere I fret the string it's really flat.
The only thing I can think of is that your very high quality MIJ neck is old, and the frets need crowning, meaning that they have wide flat tops. Viewed 21k times.
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Flat frets as far as I can tell are not a deal breaker. Tuning dead on with open string and chimed at 12 fret.