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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 01-12-2004, 04:40 PM Thread Starter
 
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New RG1570GN fret problem

I just received a new RG1570GN from musicians friend.com. I have noticed that the b string starts to buzz quite a bit at the 18th fret and get worse to almost completely choking at the 21st fret and there is no problem at all on the 23rd fret. The G string is a little better on those frets. The high e string has no buzz except that when I bend the string at the 21st fret it completely kills the note. This was a special order from musicianfriend I paid $529.00 since they don't carry this model in stock. Should I expect musiciansfriend.com or Ibanez to repair this or should I just suck it up and find someone locally to repair this. If I find someone local to do the work what kind of price should I expect to pay to get this fixed?

Thanks for any advice.
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 01-12-2004, 06:18 PM
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It's obviously got some fret issues, send it in and have it handled under warranty.
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