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Posted by Rocker1 (184.108.40.206) on March 25, 2004 at 20:26:32:
In Reply to: unwanted harmonics posted by blunderbass on February 09, 2004 at 06:26:01:
What you've probably got is just a natural combination of materials (Body/neck materials, stings, ect) that unfortunantly combined to produce this effect. I've had it happen on a couple of guitars. It's a natural harmonic that occurs on the offending string brought on by a particular frequency (e.g. the note you are playing.) Possibly changing string gauge will help, and also re-tweaking the action/intonation. A luthier ought to be able to help you solve the problem.
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