Discussion in 'Technique [BG]' started by jaworski, Sep 7, 2002.

  1. jaworski


    Aug 18, 2002
    just two questions on hammering:

    1. how do you play then hammer the same note (example how would you play --2-2h--)?

    2. how do you hammer an open string?

    thx for any help
  2. Chip


    May 2, 2000
    i dont think you can hammer the same note :)
    and you dont hammer an open string, you do a pull off instead
  3. Tom Crofts

    Tom Crofts

    Mar 15, 2001
    You can't hammer the same note like 2-2h- but you can do it if it's 2-2h3 or whatever, you just play the note again then hammer on to 3.

    Hammering on to an open string if the tab shows --0h2-- then it's just the same as a normal hammer on but the plucked note is an open string. if it's shown --2h0-- then whoever tabbed it is a dufus. It should be shown --2p0-- which is just a hammer on in reverse.

    Sorry if I'm insulting your intelligence by explaining this. The things tabbed in your post are just dufus tabs posted by morons.

    Hope that helps.
  4. jaworski


    Aug 18, 2002
    thanks for the responses and yeh it's probally just my interpretation of it. he wrote 0h-5-5-3... and i thought it was hammer 0 then play 553. thanks anyway