Quote Originally Posted by vuduhwy View Post
+1 on this. I've had good luck covering the pickups with masking tape and then after my work is finished, use another piece of masking tape's sticky side to clean up any steel wool by lightly pressing on and fragments. Don't drag it across the guitar finish though to avoid scratches.
Thanks - however, just in case anyone stumbles across this thread searching for an answer, in MY case, this is not a fret problem. I can demonstrate the issue with no strings on the guitar, and simply pushing my finger across the rosewood. Anyway, itís solved!