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four string to eight string

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by ratgeek, Dec 27, 2002.

  1. ratgeek


    Oct 5, 2002
    I'm wondering if I buy a cheap used four string then can i get a new bridge and nut and have an eight string? I've seen that most eight strings have double truss rod will this be a problem? what is the spacing for the doubled up octive strings?
  2. Mm, what are you going to do about the tuners?
  3. Slater

    Slater Bye Millen! Hello?

    Apr 17, 2000
    The Great Lakes State