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by breadbasketbomb
April 30th, 2014, 6:57 pm
Forum: Slide and Alternate tunings
Topic: Idea for a "low strung" guitar
Replies: 4
Views: 2320

Re: Idea for a "low strung" guitar

Well, I received a free crap guitar fitted with strings in good condition. I got rid of the bass strings, and used them to replace my trebles. It was awkward, as I have to reverse the strings, as the Low E is now the third string, yet I have to tie it up to what is saved for the High E. The Second s...
by breadbasketbomb
March 29th, 2014, 7:28 pm
Forum: Slide and Alternate tunings
Topic: Idea for a "low strung" guitar
Replies: 4
Views: 2320

Re: Idea for a "low strung" guitar

Try it and see how it works. I would guess that they would be VERY loose on the guitar. It might make it challenging to do much with them. I'll get the necessary strings... which would be wasteful considering I will have to remove them when I'm done with the experiment. Then maybe I'll play with th...
by breadbasketbomb
March 28th, 2014, 11:08 am
Forum: Slide and Alternate tunings
Topic: Idea for a "low strung" guitar
Replies: 4
Views: 2320

Idea for a "low strung" guitar

I have an idea for a guitar tuned to standard tuning. However, instead of the key going higher and down the strings, how about the first three strings, GBE, be tuned an octave lower. For the purpose of preventing string snapping, I will have the guitar tuned tuned a step lower, then use a capo to br...