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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 08-21-2007, 10:19 AM Thread Starter
 
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per Ishibashi, 9's recommended with Edge Pro

That is what I was quoted by Rachel at Ishibashi upon ordering my RG8470RS. However, I like to have 10's on all my axes, well because I've used them for 26 years and I like that gauge. She said they could put them on no problem. My question is, since the 9's are recommended, will it hurt anything or make things go whacky?
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Re: per Ishibashi, 9's recommended with Edge Pro

You will have to adjust the spring tension in the back to balance out the bridge. I would leave the 9s on for now and fix it once you actually get your guitar, because when I asked ishibashi to put on 10s they just restrung it and didn't adjust anything
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Re: per Ishibashi, 9's recommended with Edge Pro

I'm guessing it's because they "set up" their guitars for 9s.
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Re: per Ishibashi, 9's recommended with Edge Pro

it won't hurt anything.
you'll just have to adjust the tremolo springs and maybe the truss rod
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