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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 10-07-2009, 11:17 PM Thread Starter
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String Dampener


I found few string dampe(ne)rs on the market recently and was wondering if you can share some experience using them. I am specifically interested in their ability to silence string noise during sweeps.

Is it worth spending $40-$90 for one? Or I better go with the proven rubber band/sock method?

Any input will be greatly appreciated.

I am considering this
and this
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Re: String Dampener

Get a scrunchi from your girlfriend
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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 10-08-2009, 02:07 AM
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Just watch this video:

No need for expensive dampeners.
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Re: String Dampener

If a hair band is enough for Guthrie Govan then it should do for you
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