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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 08-26-2011, 09:08 PM Thread Starter
 
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Exclamation Floyd rose locking nut install fail

so the problem is that I drilled at the wrong spot...

now when i screw in the locking nut to the fret board it is not aligned to the the fret board!

how do I fix this?
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 08-26-2011, 10:03 PM
 
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Re: Floyd rose locking nut install fail

Fill the holes and redrill in the right place
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Re: Floyd rose locking nut install fail

Nick is correct--that's the only way to do it. Find some dowels that are as small as possible, but slightly bigger than the holes. Drill the holes to the size of the dowel--paying careful attention to not drilling too deep. Wrap the drill bit with masking tape right at your dept line to prevent going too deep. Glue in the dowels, let dry, the cut the extruding dowels flush. Then redrill your mounting holes.



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