Tuning up a 5 string!

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by Stephen Soto, Sep 8, 2004.

  1. Stephen Soto

    Stephen Soto

    Oct 12, 2003
    I just tuned up from BEADG (standard of course) to C (C F A# D# G#), i use very heavy strings. will it be ok to leave it like this for a week or so until i get new ones (lighter guages)?
    this is the first time i've notice how big of a difference that different tunings make.
    thanks a lot!
  2. Beav

    Beav Graphics Whore

    Jul 17, 2003
    Middle Tennessee
    Designer: Beav's Graphics
    You should be fine to leave it like that forever, if you have a bass with a good renforced neck. I mean, I wouldn't try that on a $50 used Rogue