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This my friends is a g string. Talented even for me :)

Was filing down a fingerboard because i thought the strings were to high and stressed the string too much putting it back on. I thought it was kind of interesting and thought i would share.20160318_000139.jpgImage Enlarger

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On further dissection, looks like 3 total layers of metal of doff types and a gut interior14582813788791073464611.jpgImage Enlarger 

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March 18, 2016 - 11:06 am
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Check the nut channel that it is smooth and their are no sharp edges. Use a needle file and micro mesh to finish it off. The most common reason for a string to break from taking off and back on is that non-smooth channel.

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