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New to Ibanez and Trem's. Need some advice
Mastamic
#1 Posted : 7/31/2017 11:30:57 AM

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Hey guys/girls and attack heli's!

So i've just entered the realms of the Ibanez by getting my hands on a RGa 220Z, but i'm facing one problem. Since i'm new to the whole tremolo style guitars i spend some time figuring out how to set up my guitar, and i think i did a pretty good job. BUT when i use the trem and put more pressure on the strings (note getting higher) at a certain point the strings start to hit the 24th fret and the whole effect is gone.

So my question: can this be helped by just raising the action, or is there something else i'm missing? I'm asking thisjust to make sure before i'm just going to fool around ;D

Thanks in advance <3


F.Y.I. pic of the guitar (i know i can show pictures by the resolution was huge)
http://imgur.com/nFMl9Gc

Bill@Ibanez
#2 Posted : 8/3/2017 3:02:02 PM
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It could be an action issue. I'd first check to see that the neck is adjusted correctly. Then raise the action to try and fix this problem.

Hope this helps!
-Bill
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