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Yeah that action is pretty high. There are a few replies here suggesting you fix it yourself, but I'll play devil advocate and suggest just get someone to do it for you. I know, I know. Yes you should learn to do all this yourself, it'll save you money and very satisfying. But from your question I'm getting the vibe that you are relatively new to the guitar ...


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It does look quite high. Setting up a guitar is really for experienced people, but unless you start now, you'll be relying on them for ever, instead of being one yourself. Apart from trussrod adjustment, all else is pretty safe. And can be reversed safely too. First obtain the correct tools. A hex (Allen) wrench that fits the truss rod and doesn't slip is ...


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That is a very high action. If you intend to just play "Cowboy Chords" and want your strings to sing out clearly with no fret buzz, that could work, that's high for even slide-first guitars. You can do great amounts of setup yourself; here's a previous answer explaining the process. I don't see the neck or bridge, so I can't tell if the neck is ...


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Normally you want the action as low as possible, for as long as fret buzz isn't a problem. So it depends on your preferences, on how you play and what kind of music. By increasing the neck curvature and decreasing string height at the bridge you can make the action more even along the length of the neck. Perhaps that can help you. Or maybe not. Various ...


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