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softer strings

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by patrickroberts, Oct 10, 2000.

  1. patrickroberts


    Aug 21, 2000
    Wales, UK
    I think that my strings at the moment, are very hard, therefore making it harder to stop the farting of the strings. Would a softer set, e.g d'addario XL 220, be a lot better for cutting down on the farty sounds? Or is it my finger technique?
  2. Flatwound

    Flatwound Supporting Member

    Sep 9, 2000
    San Diego
    OK, I've read this post several times, and I'm not sure what you're asking. If you could be a little more specific about the "farty" sounds, maybe you could get a little more help. I've recently been experimenting with different strings and gauges, so maybe I can help you if I can understand what you're looking for.

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