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Electric string options for DAD tuning?

Started this discussion. Last reply by JP Lace Master Apr 13. 8 Replies

I have done a fair amount of searching and haven't really come up with much. Looking to do DAD  tuning on a new build. 25.5" scale length with magnetic pickups. C.B Gitty has them for acoustics but…Continue

 

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JP Lace Master replied to Mike Olesko's discussion Electric string options for DAD tuning?
"I made a pair of canjos with this scale length and tuning, but used completely different strings for them. one had EAD strings with the E tuned down and the other used the Gbe Strings tuned down. I'd recommend trying the Gbe strings, gives off…"
Apr 13
BrianQ. replied to Mike Olesko's discussion Electric string options for DAD tuning?
Apr 12
Korrigan replied to Mike Olesko's discussion Electric string options for DAD tuning?
"Best way to choose string gauges: String Diameter Calculator"
Apr 11
Timothy Hunter replied to Mike Olesko's discussion Electric string options for DAD tuning?
"using a DAD tuning on my git. its a good tuning..i have a shorter scale 600mm ( 23.62") . i used the 3rd,4th and 5th strings from a set of cheap electric guitar light set of 9's "
Apr 11
Mike Olesko replied to Mike Olesko's discussion Electric string options for DAD tuning?
"Good info... Thanks for the help."
Apr 10
Blues Frog replied to Mike Olesko's discussion Electric string options for DAD tuning?
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Uncle John replied to Mike Olesko's discussion Electric string options for DAD tuning?
"Or look down lower right on the main page and see info on strings for different tunings."
Apr 10
Uncle John replied to Mike Olesko's discussion Electric string options for DAD tuning?
"No reason why that I can think of.  Use the 6th, 5th and 4th strings from any six string set - those are 'standardly' tuned EAD and work great for DAD, especially with a longer scale like you have.  Musicians Friend has a brand…"
Apr 10
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Electric string options for DAD tuning?

I have done a fair amount of searching and haven't really come up with much. Looking to do DAD  tuning on a new build. 25.5" scale length with magnetic pickups. C.B Gitty has them for acoustics but not electric. I am guessing there is a reason why.See More
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