Check out the full “Bass Maintenance and Set-Up Guide” HERE:

Learning how your truss rod works is essential for every bassist. Just as a cyclist would be able to fix a puncture, and musician must be able to maintain and adjust their own instrument.

Learning how to set your truss rod correctly can make a huge difference to the playability of your bass…

Check this tutorial out and learn about the different types and styles of truss rods there are and exactly how they work.

As always, see you in the shed,

Scott 🙂

PS. This video is a snippet from our “Bass Maintenance and Set-Up Guide” course within the SBL Academy. The course is over 2 hours long and takes you through the entire set-up process step by step – an absolute must for all bass players. Check the full course out HERE:

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