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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 03-03-2006, 01:49 PM Thread Starter
 
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String Tension help

My rg350dx is brand new, i have 10's half a step down. Its a pain to bend the strings. My other guitar does not have this problem. I switched the springs with worn in ones. That helped a little. Im going to tilt the edge III upward on the back end, this is spoes to help a little to.

Any other suggestions? Ive heared of sandin down the springs a bit?

I really dont want to switch to 9's again
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 03-04-2006, 08:46 AM
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Re: String Tension help

Is your other guitar 24.75" scale?

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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 03-04-2006, 02:01 PM
 
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Re: String Tension help

Try tuning one or two more steps down.
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 03-04-2006, 04:37 PM
 
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Re: String Tension help

Changing the trem angle will screw up the intonation.
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