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Bridge shims

Post by ya-honza »

I have some fret buzz (only on a few frets) with my SX guitar and am looking for some thin shims to try raising the bridge a little. The truss is fairly loose anyway and can't loosen it much more. I've seen people mention veneer, plastic and even sandpaper (what grade??) for use as shims. Maybe a business card would do? If I want to do it myself, what material and thickness should I use or are there commercially available shims I can buy?
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Post by Artillerie_Lourde »

The thin wood from the round Brie containers works quite well.
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Post by Jono »

How very apt.

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