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Sticky, tight strings?

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by basscase42, Mar 11, 2013.

  1. basscase42


    Jul 12, 2012
    So a problem has come up with my Epiphone EB-3 bass. The strings I currently have on it feel very sticky and stiff, but the strings aren't very old at all. Any ideas on how to fix this problem?
  2. mmbongo

    mmbongo Five Time World Champion Supporting Member

    Aug 5, 2009
    What kind of strings are they? Rotosound maybe?
  3. bumperbass


    Jun 19, 2012
    Sounds like the definition for new Chromes.
  4. basscase42


    Jul 12, 2012
    They're D'addario's I think
  5. JimmyM

    JimmyM Supporting Member

    Apr 11, 2005
    Apopka, FL
    Endorsing: Ampeg Amps, EMG Pickups
    The stickiness goes away after a day or two of solid playing.

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