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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 06-25-2010, 05:42 PM Thread Starter
 
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Multi-scale guitars??

I was just wondering, what is the purpose of fan-fretted guitars?? they kinda make my head hurt lol!
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Re: Multi-scale guitars??

More tension on the lower strings, less on the top strings, for the same pitch.

End result - More balanced tone across the neck, rather than flubby bass or tinny highs.
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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 06-25-2010, 06:31 PM Thread Starter
 
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that makes sense, thanks!
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