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Old 11-14-2019, 12:51 PM
ChrisN ChrisN is offline
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Originally Posted by Edgar Poe View Post
That is a modification I make to ALL dovetail neck reset I do. I heard all kinds of remarks about how it ruins the tone. If anything in my opinion, it makes for a much more solid neck joint.

Ed, so I'm clear on what you're saying, what is the modification you're thinking of here? Are you saying you convert dovetails to bolt-ons? If so, and you cut through the neck to do your conversion, what do you do about the slight loss of scale/intonation?

I ask because I've got a RK (dovetail joint) that I like and may, one day, want to reset (it's great for now). I would prefer to do something that allowed me to do future resets more easily, rather than re-do the dovetail.
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