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 Guitar String Quesion 

What size of strings do you use?
8 4%  4%  [ 1 ]
9 58%  58%  [ 15 ]
10 31%  31%  [ 8 ]
11 8%  8%  [ 2 ]
12 0%  0%  [ 0 ]
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 Guitar String Quesion 
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is evil...Evil Joe
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joe stump didnt come up with 8-46, yngwie did.... but yeah, it depends also on the scale of the neck and what you tune to, cause that greatly affects the tension. I use mostly 9s, but on a LP scale neck (24 3/4), 10s will feel the same as 9s on a 25.5 scale neck.. so it all depends... Also tuning down obviously loosens the strings. I keep some guitars in E and some in Eb, i usually use 10s on Eb and 9s on E, 10s in E give you a lot more control i think.. a little more resistance can make things a lot more accurate depending.

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Wow I have so much to learn when it comes to guitar. So many elements that can contribute to the strings and overall playability.


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I've been using Everly 9's they totally kick ass! http://www.everlymusic.com. They are totally high quality and affordible. I've been shredding away on them for a while. KILLER TONE!!![/url]


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