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Old 12-14-2013, 02:23 PM
charles Tauber charles Tauber is offline
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Originally Posted by lreese View Post
Best I can tell at the moment I'm slightly proud of 5/32 on the High E and 6/32" on the low E. ...Relief as measured last night was about .006 to .008"

The relief sound fine. The string height, if measured at the 12th fret - from top of fret to bottom of string - is excessive. Should be about 3/32" on the low E and a little less on the high E. That means you need to have the saddle 3/16" lower than it is now. Unless you now have 1/4" of saddle projecting above the bridge, the primary option is a neck reset. There are some other options, but are not ideal solutions.
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