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by CBrads4
June 25th, 2015, 3:02 am
Forum: Guitar Repair and Maintenance
Topic: Neck bending backwards
Replies: 4
Views: 1890

Re: Neck bending backwards

Before you take the neck off an shim it with business cards, have you tried adjusting the truss rod? That's where to begin. The truss rod is the rod that is inside the neck that can be adjusted to give you the correct bow you need for the strings to have room to vibrate. Shimming the neck with busi...
by CBrads4
June 6th, 2015, 2:04 am
Forum: Guitar Repair and Maintenance
Topic: Neck bending backwards
Replies: 4
Views: 1890

Re: Neck bending backwards

So if we are talking with the whole neck on, you're suggesting I put the cards on the headstock end of the neck pocket or if still not enough, sanding down the bridge end of the neck?
by CBrads4
June 4th, 2015, 5:12 am
Forum: Guitar Repair and Maintenance
Topic: Neck bending backwards
Replies: 4
Views: 1890

Neck bending backwards

Hi All, I am working on a guitar as a hobby project and I am in need of your assistance. Please excuse my poor guitar anatomy knowledge when describing the issue; if you could correct me on the proper names of parts I would be greatly appreciative. This project is a bit of a learning project for me,...
by CBrads4
June 3rd, 2015, 10:38 am
Forum: Meet and Greet
Topic: Hi All!
Replies: 1
Views: 1695

Hi All!

Hey all, My name is Connor but I don't mind what you call me and I'm new to the forums here. I've been playing guitar for a few years now, since 2007, but never really in a serious capacity, more just as a hobby in my spare time. I like to play a variety of styles of music but at the moment my main ...