Ways to adjust your string height on your CBG.

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Comment by Shaun Patrick Flynn on August 3, 2019 at 11:18am

Lots of great information to keep in mind when doing a build. Thanks!

Comment by Dan Sleep on November 10, 2013 at 9:22am

If you are talking about the Zombie Blues Man guitar, it is mine, but I loaned it to Justin to do some instructional videos.

Comment by Coventry Halfpenny guitars on November 10, 2013 at 9:13am


Is that Justin Johnsons guitar

Comment by michael naiman on September 10, 2013 at 5:57pm

the 'how to build ' book I purchased mentioned NOTHING about the fretboard height. ARRGH !

Going to try and add a fret board. Guess I'll have to pull the teeth of the existing neck. Novocaine, please !!

Comment by Sammy Lloyd on September 10, 2013 at 5:26pm

Brilliant thanks Don. You've made me appreciate that the guitar I've just had bought for has been made for slide and not strumming (as I want to practice) Guess I've got some work to do to put some frets in and to lower the bridge and nut somewhat. (it's almost 1/4 inch above the neck. Cheers mate

Comment by stringybark on August 29, 2013 at 5:29am

Thanks Dan, great post, clarified a couple of problems I had!


Comment by Alex Cartwright on August 19, 2013 at 6:53am

This solves several small issues I have been having with my builds. THANK YOU!

Comment by michael naiman on July 22, 2013 at 11:28am

ARGHRARGH !---(sound of teeth grinding together AFTER the build has been completed.)

Damn fingerboard !!!

Well...there's always the next time to follow these handy tips! Well done !!

Comment by Sean Rush on December 11, 2012 at 8:56pm

Dan, thanks again for this. My action is perfect now!

Comment by Dan Sleep on November 9, 2012 at 7:16pm

Thanks for the kind comments everyone. I know how frustrated I was when I started building, so I just try to pass along what I learned along the way.

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