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Boiling Elixir Strings

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by DCman, Nov 24, 2002.


  1. DCman

    DCman

    Apr 7, 2002
    UK
    Hey :)

    Has anyone tried boiling Elixir Strings? Does it work, or does it just damage whatever is left of the coating?

    Thanks:)

    DC
     
  2. DCman

    DCman

    Apr 7, 2002
    UK
    anyone?
     
  3. wulf

    wulf

    Apr 11, 2002
    Oxford, UK
    I haven't tried it but guess it would accelerate the disappearance of the coating. Since they're probably fatigued from having been on longer than non-coated strings, its probably not worth boiling them.

    Perhaps you should get a new set of strings anyway, but try boiling the elixirs anyway to find out?

    Wulf