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Sticky, tight strings?

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


  1. basscase42

    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 Dilly Dilly! Supporting Member

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

    bumperbass Supporting Member

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

    basscase42

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

    JimmyM

    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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