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Thread #101121 Message #2036218
Posted By: Sugwash
26-Apr-07 - 09:36 AM
Thread Name: Mandolin harmonics for tuning
Subject: RE: Mandolin harmonics for tuning
The harmonics for tuning a mandolin (and tenor banjo) are found on the 7th and 12th frets i.e to tune the g string, hit the harmonic on the 7th fret then reference it with the 12th fret harmonic on the d string.