Category: String Instruments Humidity Control Questions
Any of the following is a sign of damage from low humidity:
- Frets are not smooth (especially at the edges),
- the neck is no longer straight,
- the body changes shape,
- the bridge lifts or shifts,
- strings buzz,
- cracking of the neck and/or body (in the instrument’s body; not yours),
- and the whole tone of the instrument changes.
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