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Old 03-08-2018, 11:45 AM
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This bears repeating. Taylor with NT necks should have the neck angle changed first for best action, which is no big deal for an authorized tech who has the shims. Taylor will recommend that as a first step, then replacing the saddle and possibly making tiny adjustments to its height as the final tweak.

However, that saddle needs to be replaced. Anything else will be chasing your tail, action-wise. You can try a new Tusq saddle first, and f that fixes the problem, then you are done. If not, time to take it to a tech for further "action".
Yes I will try replacing the saddle first and see where we are from there.
I ordered the same saddle from Taylor that the guitar comes with.
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Old 03-09-2018, 06:34 AM
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Neck angle looks good to me

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Old 03-09-2018, 10:18 AM
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The straightedge is hitting the bridge in just about the perfect spot. Swapping your saddle for one that isn't grooved may be the only thing you need to do.
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Old 03-09-2018, 10:21 AM
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The straightedge is hitting the bridge in just about the perfect spot. Swapping your saddle for one that isn't grooved may be the only thing you need to do.
I hope so

My nut is very low as well though. The high E has a microscopic amount of clearance and the low E has about a .015". It's not buzzing though.
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Taylor’s website has full specs for string heights. You can use this info to check string height at the nut. This way you can confirm if the nut needs replacement.
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Old 03-14-2018, 10:42 AM
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Taylor’s website has full specs for string heights. You can use this info to check string height at the nut. This way you can confirm if the nut needs replacement.
I measured and it's lower than Taylors specs, but it's not buzzing.
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