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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 12-07-2009, 11:07 PM Thread Starter
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dead spots

I've heard this a lot lately. Dead spots? Who can educate me! I'm working with necks more and more figure I'd better ask!!!! Thanks
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 12-07-2009, 11:25 PM
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Re: dead spots

you work on necks and you don't know what a dead spot is?

dead spots are frets where notes just don't sustain or sound right, caused by a lot of things.
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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 12-08-2009, 09:10 AM Thread Starter
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Question Re: dead spots

We all have to start somewhere right? I have played every note on every neck I have and haven't noticed any issues, Do tell more wise people! what are the many reasons for dead spots?
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