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    Any 'Steelers' on here?

    I can't realllllly call myself one... but I have been wrestling with playing the pedal steel for 3 years now. I play a Carter S-10 with 3 pedals and 5 knee levers. Not well, but I play 'em.

    Anyone else???

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    Senior Member sergiodeblanc's Avatar
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    No, but I'm fascinated by people who do.

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    I play a GFI expo 3 pedals 4 knee levers.My tuning is 10-E 9-B 8-E 7-E 6-G# 5-B 4-E 3-G# 2-D 1-F#.Inspired by sacred steelers.Im also a not well, but I play 'em kinda player .Have an old Supro lapteel too.
    Last edited by swede71; 01-04-2013 at 06:03 PM.
    I de-modded my CU22 soapbar and made a factory spec setup.Im in love again.I very much believe now PRS guitars are perfect as they are.

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    That's an interesting tuning Swede... I don't know a whole lot about the sacred steelers. Mine in a standard Emmons format... what's your copedant?

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    Senior Member swede71's Avatar
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    My copedant is
    P1 as usual
    P2 as usual
    P3 lowers 8-E to D and 2-D to C#
    LKL raise 7-E to F and 4-E to F
    LKR raise 7-E to F# and 2-D to D# i call this my normal E9 kneelever
    RKL lowers 8-E to D# and 4-E to D#
    RKR lowers 6-G# to G and 3-G# to G my minor kneelever
    Last edited by swede71; 01-04-2013 at 07:18 PM.
    I de-modded my CU22 soapbar and made a factory spec setup.Im in love again.I very much believe now PRS guitars are perfect as they are.

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    I de-modded my CU22 soapbar and made a factory spec setup.Im in love again.I very much believe now PRS guitars are perfect as they are.

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    Senior Member swede71's Avatar
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    Check out Chuck Campbell excellent "Learn the Pedal Steel of Chuck Campbell" DVD
    I de-modded my CU22 soapbar and made a factory spec setup.Im in love again.I very much believe now PRS guitars are perfect as they are.

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