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FDP Forum / Fender Guitars: Jaguars & Jazzmasters / American vintage 65 Jaguar



Apr 30th, 2016 04:54 PM   Edit   Profile  

Does anyone have issues with any of the strings jumping out or their bridge slots. If so is there a remedy


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Apr 30th, 2016 07:16 PM   Edit   Profile  

steve. lots of people complain about the bridge on the jazzmaster and jaguar. there are a lot of remedies out there (lots of people go with a new aftermarket bridge). i have stayed the course with the stock bridge and have just learned to play lighter on the guitar. you can use heavier flat wound strings and this usually works fine. if you are on Facebook there is a ground that is specific to these guitars and how people handle the tricky bridge.



Apr 30th, 2016 08:14 PM   Edit   Profile  

Cool can you add a link to the FB page.


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May 1st, 2016 01:33 AM   Edit   Profile  

It's part of what the guitars do if you play them hard strumming.

Can swap the bridge for a Mustang bridge and it'll help somewhat and be a lot cheaper than the $300 alternatives FB and other forums love to promote as the only way.



May 1st, 2016 06:41 AM   Edit   Profile  

That is what a friend suggested. He said he thinks the individual string saddles on the Mustang bridge are interchangeable to the Jaguar. If so that would be a reasonable fix. I believe you can get all 6 for about $20 bucks.


(This message was last edited by slk at 10:16 AM, May 1st, 2016)

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May 1st, 2016 09:19 AM   Edit   Profile  

Mustang bridge plus buzz stop. You can get them in a set on ebay for low bucks.
Problem fixed

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