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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 07-27-2011, 12:00 AM Thread Starter
 
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Cool Quarter tone frets

Hey guys, just an interesting video I found on this guy's quarter tone frets he installed. Hope you enjoy and try your hands at making these. (seeing as how the new quarter-toned Ibanez isn't available anywhere but Kuwait and UEN)
PS: in the comments, someone mentions something called a floating fret. what is that?
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Re: Quarter tone frets

I don't see a link. Am I missing it?
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Re: Quarter tone frets

http://www.jemsite.com/forums/f18/ib...ly-113840.html

Not sure about the floating fret, but I would think it was a fret that was not slotted into the fretboard, but somehow attached to the neck.
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 07-30-2011, 01:41 PM Thread Starter
 
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Re: Quarter tone frets

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I don't see a link. Am I missing it?
That's weird, I saw it. here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TOSg56z1s2M
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