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D'Addario Tape wounds on a Breedlove acoustic

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by quarternote, Mar 11, 2013.


  1. quarternote

    quarternote

    Jan 31, 2009
    Wisconsin
    On recommendation of others, obtained a set of D'Addario nylon tape wounds for my Breedlove acoustic bass, but the wrap at the end is too large to go into the bridge, and I wonder if I should drill out the bridge (Icertainly can do this properly), but wonder if it is advisable. I hate to modify the bass to fit the strings, but I doubt I can remove the wrap and still have the tape wounds...
    Any other recommendations? I need to do someting as the tone is not good, but the bass appears to have it's original strings.
     
  2. Gorn

    Gorn Supporting Member

    Dec 15, 2011
    Queens, NY
    Is it getting stuck at the silk? If so you can probably just remove it near the ball end.
     

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