Hi I pulled to hard on the D string and it became thinner at the 3rd. I think this is the reason I am having a buzz on the 3rd even thought it is fretless. Any suggestion welcome.

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Comment by Uncle John on October 6, 2017 at 5:22pm

Crap.  Looks problematic.  What could have caused that?  Did you get it too tight?

Comment by guilhem on October 6, 2017 at 12:58pm
And I have the same problem at the 5th on the same string and again it seems thinner there.

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