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Hello! I have problems with the action of my 12 strings.I have to polish the saddle or intervene on trussrod? Thank youContinue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Ray Feb 22, 2010.

 

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Apr 2, 2010
oak emery left a comment for Ray
"Hi Ray Glad youn like the guitars i see your a big fender fan, you,can't beat a strat for the blues,and i like the tele, for fast country pickin, sounds like you got some nice ones,we just gotta enjoy our toys and have fun,"
Mar 23, 2010
Ray left a comment for oak emery
"Hello Oak ,i'm a italian musician and play the acoustic guitar 6 and 12 strings but i like the ukulele too.i play in a band the electric and upright bass ,my genre is country and western,hillbilly,west coast jazz,r'n'r.Bye and write…"
Mar 23, 2010
Ray left a comment for Ray
"I know it and i tried but i thought that Singer oil is more economical and good.Do know the product Singer oil?give me your opinion,thank you John"
Feb 22, 2010
John Gundrum left a comment for Ray
"I use a product called Fast Fret for the strings. This helps with lubricating and cleaning. Generally, if the strings are dirty I will change to a new set of strings. John"
Feb 22, 2010
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Feb 22, 2010
Ray left a comment for John Gundrum
"Hi John,i use to clean the keyboard and body in my NormanB20 linseed oil.What do you reccomend for the strings?(i use singer oil)Thanks ,bye!"
Feb 22, 2010
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Feb 22, 2010
Ray replied to Ray's discussion Action
"Thank you John ,next time,bye!"
Feb 22, 2010
John Gundrum replied to Ray's discussion Action
"Ray, Your welcome. I am glad honing the saddle worked. John"
Feb 21, 2010
Ray replied to Ray's discussion Action
"Thank you John you i solved the problem hones the saddle as the previous original,Bye!"
Feb 21, 2010
John Gundrum replied to Ray's discussion Action
"Why was the saddle changed? There should be no need to adjust the truss rod if there was no problem with playing the guitar before changing the saddle. Do you still have the old saddle? New saddles are oversized and normally have to be sized to…"
Feb 20, 2010
Antonio Cotichini replied to Ray's discussion Action
"I should speak Italian with you, Ray(?), because I'm Italian too, but it wouldn't be fair with the others here. You can send me a message at jtlz954@gmail.com if you want. I'm a little south of Ancona. You say you changed the saddle.…"
Feb 20, 2010
Ray replied to Ray's discussion Action
"Norman B20 twelve strings acoustic guitar"
Feb 20, 2010
Ray replied to Ray's discussion Action
"...In Milan there is great humidity"
Feb 20, 2010

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Which one of the following describes your involvement in music? (Check all that apply)
Gigging or professional musician, Guitar maker, Guitar manufacturer, Accessory manufacturer, Instructional material publisher (books/video/website), Guitar-related website, Guitar camp/workshop, Music festival, Retail shop
How many years have you been playing guitar?
More than 30 years
Which of these instruments do you own or play?
Flattop steel-string acoustic guitar, Electric guitar, Bass guitar, Ukulele
The make and model of your guitar(s) and/or other instruments and gear.
Fender CD 60 dreadnought,Ohana uke, Fender precision '99,Fender telecaster bass,Fender precision mexico,Squier By Fender Jazz bass,upright bass,Norman acoustic guitar 12 strings,Ampeg rocket bass,Rogers 50,
What is your website address?
http://www.myspace.com7accardifamilyband
What type of music do you like to play?
Rock'n'roll,west coast jazz,country and western,cajun,juke joint blues,soul
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I don't regularly read Acoustic Guitar

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At 4:45pm on March 24, 2010, oak emery said…
feel free to try any those songs ray see how they go over there,how close are you to banaefro, comobos, whyt i ask is i have relatives in italy..... just curious
At 2:27pm on March 24, 2010, oak emery said…
wish i was, i just do small gigs on the weekend and i write alot of music i would like to turn pro but easier said then done, thanks for the info on the fender site i'll check it out,oak
At 7:20pm on March 23, 2010, oak emery said…
Hi Ray Glad youn like the guitars i see your a big fender fan, you,can't beat a strat for the blues,and i like the tele, for fast country pickin, sounds like you got some nice ones,we just gotta enjoy our toys and have fun,
At 7:22pm on February 22, 2010, Ray said…
I know it and i tried but i thought that Singer oil is more economical and good.Do know the product Singer oil?give me your opinion,thank you John
At 7:04pm on February 22, 2010, John Gundrum said…
I use a product called Fast Fret for the strings. This helps with lubricating and cleaning. Generally, if the strings are dirty I will change to a new set of strings.

John
 
 
 

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