Simplified sketch of string height, action and fret heights. I bought a cbg; but the strings seem high at the base of the neck....

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Comment by Bernie Edwards on January 30, 2020 at 3:02am

You might also lower the bridge height to get the desired configuration? That's what I do on my instruments that always have actions too high for me!

Comment by Dave Lynas on January 28, 2020 at 10:54am
String height at the base of the neck is often a bit high for slide play. I have a low action at the nut for fingering the low notes but a high action at the 12th fret for a slide.
Comment by Jerry Jordan on January 28, 2020 at 6:59am

So you want to level the frets,.?

Comment by Soap Box Blues on January 27, 2020 at 11:57pm

thats really cool!

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