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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 09-11-2004, 12:17 PM Thread Starter
 
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bad trem posts?? on new edge Pro??

Hey guys. i have a rg8527 with the new edge pro trem.. and i'm starting to get the same problem with that as i have on my rg3120.. pull up, stays a little sharp. push down, goes back in tune. i have tightened everything (neck, tuners, nut).. i will say that when i push it down and pull it up, i hear something shifting up near the nut.. it kinda makes a faint thudding noise (thats the best way i can descibe it) i'm guessing that is the problem even though it's tightened down. though it sounds just like bad trem posts. any ideas???
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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 09-11-2004, 02:09 PM
 
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try some Chapstick on the trem posts, where the trem rests against them.
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post #3 of 7 (permalink) Old 09-18-2004, 07:43 AM
 
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wow an RG8527?! Can you post some pics up?

I get the same problems--but I mgiht try the chapstick method.
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post #4 of 7 (permalink) Old 09-18-2004, 12:04 PM
 
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what is a "chapstick"?
and how does it work?

anyone got any pics?
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post #5 of 7 (permalink) Old 09-18-2004, 12:08 PM
 
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http://www.chapstick.com/

I've never seen this product in norway, but other lip balms may work...
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post #6 of 7 (permalink) Old 09-19-2004, 09:19 PM Thread Starter
 
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the only pic i have on this computer is from my website.. heres the link:

http://www.personal.psu.edu/users/a/...s/MEGUITAR.jpg

i'll find some more somewhere. thanks for the tips guys
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post #7 of 7 (permalink) Old 10-09-2004, 06:56 PM
 
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OK so did it work? Mine does the same...
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