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Vintage String Retainer from Warmoth.

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by gonzorob, May 1, 2009.

  1. I ordered one a while back and just got it, I notice that it doesn't have the grooves in it for the strings to sit in. Whats the best way to do this?
  2. UnDoNe


    Dec 6, 2002
    A string retainer doesn't need grooves for strings.
  3. really?

    The one that came off of my squier had grooves. I assumed it was standard.
  4. It's one of those round things, right? No grooves needed.
  5. HogieWan


    Feb 4, 2008
    Lafayette, LA
  6. Grooves probably developed with wear.
  7. Darkstrike

    Darkstrike Return Of The King!

    Sep 14, 2007
    No they didn't, a lot of retainers come with grooves, in fact they're my preferred retainer(except for rolling ones), but some come with no grooves, either will work fine.

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