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Broken wrist

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Fasoldt Basses, Jul 15, 2005.


  1. Fasoldt Basses

    Fasoldt Basses

    Mar 22, 2005
    Stevens Point, WI
    Karl Thompson, Builder (Formerly Fat Karl)
    :spit: :spit: :spit: :spit: :spit:
    On my trip to colorado last week I fell and broke my left wrist. I'm planning on getting some good tapping practice over the summer- I wrapped an ace bandage around the nut of my 5 to keep the strings from resonating freely. Now I can tap away. Has this happened to anyone else? any suggestions on what I can do to stay "in shape?"
    Thanks
     
  2. Broach_insound

    Broach_insound

    Jan 25, 2005
    New York
    I dont know anyways to "stay in shape" but that sucks...... :rollno:
     
  3. WillPlay4Food

    WillPlay4Food Now With More Metal! Staff Member Supporting Member

    Apr 9, 2002
    Orbiting HQ
    I feel your pain, kinda. My right foot is in a cast for 4 more weeks (been 2 already).
     
  4. I broke my wrist once, fracture. Not broken/bent, it didn't need to be set. Told the doc no cast, just give me a splint. I was able to play with it, with some discomfort. Good news was it wasn't stiff afterwards, cause it wasn't immobilized completely. I was rehabbing it the whole time.

    Randy