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"G" string tunning problems,

I'm having a problem with the G string on tuning. I tune the guitar, but very shortly after I bend it few times it completely gets out of tune. I regularly change the strings though i cant get the problem fixed.

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  • b_maxhuni Feb 03, 2009

    Hi! First thank you for the promt reply. I'm somehow low on english as per some not frequently used words so i really do not understand what "flat" or "sharp" string means (glad if u can tell me about that). Anyway, what I can just say is that i just replaced the strings and as usualy the "G" string allways gets out of tune after a few short bendings.

  • b_maxhuni Feb 04, 2009

    No, I make sure that the string tightenes. The string gets out of tune no metter how long you play on it. By the way, if this may be linked to this problem, when i play using distortion, while i do pull-of or slide on the "B" string, the G string also makes noise without touching it. This does not happen with the other strings (I mean if you play on a string so the next upper makes noise).

    Thanks

  • peterprosolo May 11, 2010

    does the string go flat or sharp ?

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Hi there .... flat means does the string go lower in pitch ...needing the string to be tightend after you have bent it ?
Do you give the strings a real good pull a few times after fitting? this often corrects the problem .... let me know ..as there could be a few other reasons
cheers Pete

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