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Am i crazy ? Am i high? Or both?

Discussion in 'Bad Dog Cafe' started by bigmuff113, Jun 29, 2013.

  1. bigmuff113

    bigmuff113 Friend of Leo's

    Jan 22, 2012
    San Antonio tx
    Over the course of 6 months the tuneomatic style bridge on my Jazzmaster has allowed me to reach new heights
     

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  2. AndyLowry

    AndyLowry Friend of Leo's

    May 1, 2012
    Prescott AZ
    Using a slide, I hope?
     
  3. bigmuff113

    bigmuff113 Friend of Leo's

    Jan 22, 2012
    San Antonio tx
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  5. J-man

    J-man Super Moderator Staff Member

    Apr 25, 2004
    North Wales
    Admin Post
    Maybe you should set it up properly then?:p
     
  6. AndyLowry

    AndyLowry Friend of Leo's

    May 1, 2012
    Prescott AZ
    Hmm. Well, you're gonna have some strong, accurate fingers, or crippling musculoskeletal problems, or both.
     
  7. bigmuff113

    bigmuff113 Friend of Leo's

    Jan 22, 2012
    San Antonio tx
    It can't go any higher or else it won't intonate
     
  8. Frodebro

    Frodebro Doctor of Teleocity

    Aug 17, 2012
    Seattle
    Please explain to me what the reasoning is for cranking the action that high, because I seriously want to know what would inspire someone to do this.
     
  9. J-man

    J-man Super Moderator Staff Member

    Apr 25, 2004
    North Wales
    Admin Post
    Did you hit your head kinda hard at some point today?
     
  10. uriah1

    uriah1 Doctor of Teleocity

    Feb 12, 2011
    Around
    I know..its a zip line for your pet gerbil...
     
  11. bigmuff113

    bigmuff113 Friend of Leo's

    Jan 22, 2012
    San Antonio tx
    I just like it high.
     
  12. bigmuff113

    bigmuff113 Friend of Leo's

    Jan 22, 2012
    San Antonio tx
    If only I owned a pet gerbil :)
     
  13. adjason

    adjason Friend of Leo's

    Jan 9, 2010
    virginia
    If you like the tone, lower the pickups and then lower the string height. A better action would make that way better to play.
     
  14. J-man

    J-man Super Moderator Staff Member

    Apr 25, 2004
    North Wales
    Admin Post
    By "way better", I think you mean 'possible'.:D
     
  15. Lunchie

    Lunchie Poster Extraordinaire

    Orange Shoelaces!? Are you High!?
     
  16. bigmuff113

    bigmuff113 Friend of Leo's

    Jan 22, 2012
    San Antonio tx
    They "match" other aesthetics of the shoe and my trademark burnt orange University of Texas at Austin hoodie.
     
  17. bigmuff113

    bigmuff113 Friend of Leo's

    Jan 22, 2012
    San Antonio tx
    I want to lower the pickups a bit to better match volume with my strat
     
  18. stankepanck

    stankepanck Tele-Holic

    655
    Sep 29, 2012
    Greensburg PA
    If ur not playing slide there is absolutely no reason for that!
     
  19. ScatMan

    ScatMan Friend of Leo's

    Jul 7, 2008
    Texas
    One advantage I see: No one will want to borrow your guitar.
     
  20. TC6969

    TC6969 Friend of Leo's

    Age:
    63
    Dec 28, 2007
    Rockledge Florida
    That's not just high.

    That's going WAY sharp even before you touch the fret high.

    ETA: I see the problem.
    Join Date: Jan 2012
    Location: San Antonio tx
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