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Old 04-17-2016, 10:41 AM
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Originally Posted by sdelsolray View Post
Where I live (Portland, OR) I find it useful to have two different saddles, a "summer" one and a "winter" one. I swap them when changing strings when the seasons change. The winter one is about 1/32" higher than the summer one. As to truss rod adjustments, I try to get away with as little relief as possible, and that will vary depending on the guitar, usually somewhere between .005" and .008.
This is a good answer. Depending where you live you might want to have two saddles. One for summer and one for winter as the top swells or shrinks with the seasonal RH changes.
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