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Re: Phiew.... guitar intonation - hard work!
Per Boysen wrote:
> I had my daily share of frustration today when fine tuning the string
> length intonation on my fretted drop-B guitar. With the thicker
> strings it seems the stings need to be just a little bit longer. Five
> strings are good now, but for the G string (or D as this instrument is
> tuned) the mounting of the stratocaster style bridge/tailpiece/whammy
> does not allow the sting length needed for correct intonation...
Depending on which Fender bridge/whammy type/, it may be possible to
shorten graphtech.com saddles so they can be moved a bit further back.