Will a quality capo suffice for a string retainer on a replacement PB neck?

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by sthomper, Aug 19, 2019.

  1. sthomper


    Feb 18, 2019

    had to get a replacement neck for a squier p-bass. could a beefy capo clamped around the strings above the nut suffice as a string retainer?

  2. charlie monroe

    charlie monroe Gold Supporting Member

    Feb 14, 2011
    Buffalo, NY
    Drill a hole through a nickel and screw it down.
    paco facile and sthomper like this.
  3. lz4005


    Oct 22, 2013
    Normal string trees are like $4. Why would you want to use a capo instead?
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