string problem!

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by Mutilation, Mar 16, 2002.

  1. Mutilation

    Mutilation Member

    Jan 10, 2002
    hello yall
    i have a big huge frikkin problem
    i cant play my bass now because im trying to change my strings and it wont work
    i have a yamaha rbx and im trying to put new flats on it.... and so far i cant even get the string to go around the tuner ... first string change.. i just recently broke my g string and my d i need help.. thanks
  2. i got the same kind of bass as u buddy. it hapens to me but all i do is keep the strings as tight as possible when im winding them up:) just put in the hole and bend the string down and wrap it around till its how u want it:) hope ot works for ya
  3. notduane


    Nov 24, 2000
  4. Mutilation

    Mutilation Member

    Jan 10, 2002
    thanks very much guys....
    actually there long scale flats... Some cheap brand at a local music store.... they sound really nice though i played 10 for the set..... they were almost too long but i gottem on... thanks whiteknight
  5. hey ya just glad i can help cuz i know it pissed me off the first time my D string broke. but i did it.
    Question: what kinda bass is ur's excatly.
  6. if u play with a pick what kind do u use