Tag: Does string height affect guitar tone

how high should your guitar strings be

Although opinions are somewhat split, most techs agree that you should measure string height somewherebetween the eighth and 12th fret. We take the 12th as correct. At the end of the day, measurements don’t matter as much as how a guitar feels.


how to adjust string height electric guitar

Is there an ideal height for string action?
The most commonly used string heights are 3/64” and 4/64”. These are not the only acceptable string heights, but they are a starting point, as the happy medium all comes down to your own personal pre