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Stupid G String

Discussion in 'Strings [BG]' started by jljohnson85, Jul 14, 2001.


  1. jljohnson85

    jljohnson85

    Nov 27, 2000
    Woodstock, GA
    Today I broke my G string for the third time within the last 4 months. I don't know what the problem is because I don't play hard and I use a 50 gauge G string. I think it may be my bridge, is there anyway to fix it?
     
  2. JMX

    JMX Vorsprung durch Technik

    Sep 4, 2000
    Cologne, Germany
    Check for sharp edges and remove them with a fine file or sandpaper.
     
  3. Chasarms

    Chasarms Casual Observer

    May 24, 2001
    Bettendorf, IA USA
    Where exactly is the string breaking?
     
  4. jljohnson85

    jljohnson85

    Nov 27, 2000
    Woodstock, GA
    The string breaks right where it goes over the bridge saddle. I set the saddle real low and I have checked for sharp edges and found none. I'll see how long these new strings I bought will last.
     
  5. Chan