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Re: cgdaeg tuning
In a message dated 12/20/98 9:19:16 PM EST, email@example.com
> >I was just wondering since aparently there are other players tuning
> >to fifths and tuning a high E string to G if there is a string size
> >that wont break as easily to tune up to G.
> A standard 0.09" should take a G tuning but if they are breaking try a
> 0.08" or a 0.085 if you can find one. You get a tradeoff between
> and strength but it should work ok. Bear in mind that Fripp uses a
> scale length guitar (24 3/4") so if you use Fender scale (25 1/2") the
> string tension will be greater you will be more likely to break strings.
> Martin Shellard
Ive been using that tuning for about 2-3 years now.
The gauges that ive come to use are
for a looser feel
i woudnt go to an .008 at all
its too tinny
any one else out there using this tuning?
i thought i was the only one(aside from the craft)