View Full Version : action on a fluke

11-30-2008, 08:49 AM
any one know any ways of lowering the action on a fluke?

normaly i would sand down the saddle but this dont have a regular bridge



11-30-2008, 03:53 PM
That's a draw back about them,but one the ones I've seen the action seemed pretty good.

12-01-2008, 05:39 AM
its ok but i would like it just a bit lower around the 12th.

12-01-2008, 04:05 PM
post a pic of the action around the 12th fret.
and usually the action is higher there than near the nut.:D (incase you didn't know already)

12-01-2008, 08:37 PM
Since 9/10ths of a fluke is plastic, I'm imagining that they'd pretty much be the same... So, I took a picture of my tenor fluke from the side.


Compared to my little soprano, its really not that high to me...


PS... I attacked my fluke with some silver paint to mark the frets-- I have marks at 5 (you cant see that one) 7 and 10 :)
hope it helps