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    Strings & Skoal
















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    Quote Originally Posted by captdg View Post
    D'ADDARIOS...are not a safe alternative to cigarettes.
    But the high E can be used as recycled dental floss to get that last bit of dip out.
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    Looks like you had a little string changing party.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Woundtight View Post
    Looks like you had a little string changing party.



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    Quote Originally Posted by ]-[ @ n $ 0 |v| a T ! View Post
    Save some for Thursday night!



    Doubt we're gonna feel much like changing strings Dude
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    There are many that only get changed once a year Bob. I do those in February. I also check for minor (MINOR) Set-up needs, Polish, oil all Boards & Necks. Most will get a string change this month. I have done about 50 - 60 in the last couple of weeks.




    Otherwise, I only chage strings 15-20 times during the year.












    Kudos to QCG........... Sleeby changed A set last weekend
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    That's a lot of players points...

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    Quote Originally Posted by DirtyMoonsRJT View Post
    Wow...couldn't even imagine...every time I start to do a mass setup I get the wife or the kids running up the back staircase wondering what I'm doing...(since I'm up in the guitar room but not making any noise my wife has on occasion thought something must have happened to me)....I end up having to do it piecemeal....and what kind of sucks for me is I have guitars set up differently with different gauge strings, etc....half the time I'll forget what a guitar was strung up with...I better start a better record keeping system...that way when I get to a level that resembles yours I won't be a complete and utter mess!


    I'm sure many of you have been in the same boat....just another quarter turn on the trussrod....and then. Uh oh...you're interrupted to change a diaper!

    In Les's case their his own....but you get the idea! Jk les!
    Great. Now I have a visual of Les standing there in a diaper, changing strings with an uh-oh look on his face, needing to go get some new depends on. Thanks a bunch

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    Quote Originally Posted by markie View Post
    Kudos to QCG........... Sleeby changed A set last weekend
    Did he get them in the right order this time?
    Sh*tter's full

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    Markie may I ask how many guitars you have?
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    Quote Originally Posted by markie View Post
    Kudos to QCG........... Sleeby changed A set last weekend
    Hey, don't forget that I have a semi-glossed Modern Eagle to re-string before I return it.

    Quote Originally Posted by 11top View Post
    Did he get them in the right order this time?
    Says the guy who's wife won't let him come out and play! How many guitars did you re-string the day before?
    Last edited by QueenCityGuitars; 02-25-2013 at 03:19 PM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by QueenCityGuitars View Post
    Hey, don't forget that I have a semi-glossed Modern Eagle to re-string before I return it.









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    Quote Originally Posted by Roddie View Post
    Markie may I ask how many guitars you have?


    Less than 5top
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    So which guitar did the skoal go on?
    And can we have before and after sound clips?

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    It takes me an HOUR to change a set - I'm always cleaning and going uber slow so I don't scratch something...

    The evidence I see in that trash can would be a WEEK of work for me!

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    Quote Originally Posted by veinbuster View Post
    So which guitar did the skoal go on?
    And can we have before and after sound clips?




    Most likely all of them
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