The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #79246   Message #1433994
Posted By: DrWord
13-Mar-05 - 08:42 PM
Thread Name: Gtr: Are strings >10 bad for you?
Subject: RE: Gtr: Are strings >10 bad for you?
The guy was a wimp.
To those of you who don't understand the question, the number refers to the diameter of the high E string, in thousandths of an inch. Look at your string packages.
I guess if your arthritis gets real bad, going for 10s [or lighter] might help some. It would take more tension off to tune down a semitone and capo at the first fret. Poor workaround, I know; but if it helps someone keep on pickin' ... :)