The last few days I have picked up on a buzz, not a rattle but a buzz when I am playing on my lower strings. E and A. Could this be string to fret buzz or rattle? I do have my action set pretty low. The guitar is a PRS McCarty. This a brand new Maz 38 sr. 1X12 combo. I know boutique amps are more sensitive to string noise.
Then a little later after playing for about 20 minutes I noticed kind of a dirty tone with out having any pedals engaged. Volume at 9, Master volume at 2 to 3. I would think I would be getting very clean tones at those volume settings.
Entertain any thoughts or comments on these two situations?
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I had a Maz Jr. combo with a buzz that ended up coming from the plastic front and back panels on the chassis. Took me some time to find the cause and deal with it. Both panels were a bit loose in some spots. I pulled the chassis out and used silicon to "glue" the panels tighter.
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