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Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Si-bob, Dec 11, 2001.

  1. can any one who plays with a capo on a 5 string bass (i only wanna put the capo over the ADGC strings) could u tell me what make u use!


    mods, please move this to wear it would gain most reply's....tnx
  2. a Kyser capo would do the trick, just capo those strings and not the E string. You can also cut the rubber and have some strings capoed and others not, I work with a guitarist that uses several capos, 1, 2 or 3 at a time, rather than retuning.
  3. Ryan L.

    Ryan L. Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Aug 7, 2000
    West Fargo, ND
    Wrong forum.;)
  4. cheers brad for yer input

  5. wow, I'm not the only bass player who uses a capo!
  6. ldiezman


    Jul 11, 2001
    They make capos for basses? i never knew that... hmm
  7. not made especially for basses, but the kyser one does fit...i just been to a shop and tried, they looked at me kinda funny wen i wanted to try it on a bass! :)
    then i wacked out some chordal jazz, and they were like......."ok, cool"


    cheers all
  8. Dave Castelo

    Dave Castelo

    Apr 19, 2000
    i really want one... so i can switch from detuned to standard tuning (just by putting it at 3rd fret)

    C# F# B E ------> E A D G