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To fret or not to fret

Started this discussion. Last reply by Timothy Hunter Dec 16, 2018. 2 Replies

I usually make my necks without any fret locators at all. I mark out the 3-5-7- & 12 on the edge of the neck and use a slide.  My question is can I just burn on the fret locations on the neck and…Continue

 

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To Fret or Not To Fret

Posted on December 15, 2018 at 5:58am 4 Comments


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To fret or not to fret
I usually make my necks without any fret locators at all. I mark out the 3-5-7- & 12 on the edge of the neck and use a slide. My question is can I just burn on the fret locations on the neck and not use actual fret wire. Will it play as if it did have wire frets for making chords

 
 
 

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