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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 08-29-2007, 03:33 AM Thread Starter
 
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Will a GOTOH floyd fit in my old RG270?

with out any routing?
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Re: Will a GOTOH floyd fit in my old RG270?

I put one in my RG320DX and I believe my luthier had to re-drill.
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Re: Will a GOTOH floyd fit in my old RG270?

Probably not. I fitted my RG-470 with an Original Floyd Rose Pro (the low profile version) and it was less than 0,5mm from the bottom side of the routing (high E string side). I decided to route the cavity a bit. I have also deepened it.
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Re: Will a GOTOH floyd fit in my old RG270?

There's a good chance it will fit, but you may need to sand out the cavity a little to make it an even fit. (I've put one in an RG470 that originally came with a LO-TRS II)

If you want to use the Gotoh's locking studs you'll have to re-drill the holes a little bigger after pulling out the old ones too. It's worth using the Gotoh ones though.

definitely worthwhile upgrade if you have an attachment to the guitar.
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