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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 11-25-2015, 05:48 PM Thread Starter
 
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Trem cavity cover sizes

My 1992 RG750 was missing it's trem cavity cover. I had an extra one laying around..not sure exactly what it came off, but I think a 540S or 540R. Anyway, that cover didn't fit; it was just a hair too big. To compare sizes I pulled the one from a 1990 RG770 and that wouldn't fit either....it was also too big. Long story short i ended up finding something that will work by swapping various covers on different guitars, but it left me confused. I had assumed these were interchangeable but guess i was wrong. I guess I could understand if an S series plate didn't fit on an RG, but why the heck wouldn't a RG770 plate fit on a 750?
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 11-26-2015, 01:12 PM
 
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Re: Trem cavity cover sizes

You probably have an extra layer of clearcoat around the trem cavity.
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