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Whippoorwill Mando-bass?!? (23) RE: Mando-bass?!? 07 Aug 97

I spoke with a dulcimer maker some time ago who said he strings the instrument first, then determines fret positions with a piece of coat hanger wire under the strings. Said he'd tried using the mathematical formula, but was sometimes just a shade off. This way, he said, gave a truer pitch.

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