drop g

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    Will 10-62 Drop G 26.5 inch scale length stay in tune?

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    [NEW VIDEO] Alternate Drop G Tuning

    New Video Up....Here's a cool extended range tuning to try. It's an Alternate Drop G tuning. Wage War and Architects also use this tuning on some of their songs, and it's really fun to play around with. I’ve done the tuning on my standard scale Telecaster with some thick strings but you can test...
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    [VIDEO] Using Pitch Drop Effects in Creative ways on your Guitar

    I've put up a new video on my Youtube channel. It's about creative ways on using Pitch Drop Effects. I used my MMM1 in Drop G#, and then used the Pitch Shift effect to pitch my guitar around to different lower tunings in the song in the video, and I even pitch it all the way down to C#. Check...
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    Which Baritone? Ibanez RGIB6 or PRS SE Mike Mushok?

    I'm am deciding between two Baritones. I can get a new Ibanez RGIB6 for $485, or I can get a used PRS SE Mike Mushok Baritone for $430? Which model would you go for? I have read good things up about both, so hard decision. Guess the one big thing is the RGIB6 with EMG's vs the Stock passives...
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    Question about ERGs and how they play with Bass.

    I am getting into the wonderful world of ERGs, cab sims, IRs, and drum software, and I am having a blast recording songs at home. I recently bought a 7 string and have it tuned to Drop G. I also have a 5 string bass that is tuned the same. Now that I've been bit by the bug, I am curious about...
  6. GamesJibson

    Multi-Scale Set-up

    Just a quick one for anyone with advise. I've recently come into ownership of a multi-scale 7 string Jackson, 25.5" - 27" scale and straight out of the box there's loads of fret buzz and due to the current set-up, some form of dead fret nonsense going on. This was only made worse when tuning it...
  7. ISmellBacon91

    Drop Tunings/Neck Scales/String Gauges

    I have an Agile Interceptor Pro 727. Has a 27" neck. I want to use this for my Drop G tuning. Also, I have a Schecter Damien Platinum 7. 26.5" neck. I want to use this for my Drop A tuning. Any thoughts on string gauges. Anything I should consider? Both of these guitars are stock.
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    Schecter HellRaiser Extreme FR Drop G Help

    Hello everyone, This is my first post here so I hope that I am posting in the correct thread! I know questions about drop tuning (and floyd rose *shutter*) have been posted countless times in many forums and here as well, but I thought I'd ask for some guidance regarding my specific guitar and...
  9. Depraved

    Getting a new seven string for live and studio use

    Hello, I'm looking to get a seven string that can keep my guitar sounding tight and djenty ( we are not a djent band but love the tightness ) in tunings Drop G-F ( and possibly drop E, not sure yet ) I've been looking for something we can use that would fit our sound perfectly in the studio...
  10. TiffuZeless

    Road to Drop E on a KM7!

    Yay sso community! How are you guys doing? So yeah, let's get to the point - I have a KM7 with a stock ernie ball .062 in the seventh string tuned to A, and there's a daddario nyxl .080 on the way to my country :hbang: As the KM7 have a "tiny" 26.5" scale, i'm wondering if my .080 will be able...
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    Can I get drop G with intonation

    Hello there, I'm currently wandering whether I can achieve proper intonation on my Ibanez GRG7221 (25.5" scale length) when tuning it to drop G, I have ernie ball cobalt slinky strings on it for now, with the gauge of 11-62. I tried tuning it to drop g a while ago but couldn't get the 7th...
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    7 String Noob

    Hey, I'm new to seven string guitars and am looking for some advice on buying my first seven string. :p I wanted to started playing some technical death metal, progressive metal and maybe even some djent (judge me if you want). I was looking for an ESP LTD or Ibanez guitar because I like the...
  13. gh0Zt

    What are you listening to? New Blood

    fellow metal heads :scream::shred: i wanna know what new/old bands youve discovered recently or atleast what new albums ive been listening to some Djent but nower days it just sound like metalcore... which is a shame coz i reallydigthe ideas and itcan be mixed with most metal subgenres but...
  14. Vince Caruana

    Looking for the right string set

    I really like the feel of 10-52's on the 1st 6 strings of my guitar with a 25.5" scale. I'm saving to buy a new guitar with either a 26.5" or 27" scale. More than likely going with the 27" because i'm usually a full step down. Can anyone recommend me a similar set? I've thought about 9-46...
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    Help Finding A New 7 String

    Hey guys, I have been looking for an all mahogany 7 string guitar with a fixed bridge. I already own a Schecter Hellraiser C-7 FR but I can't stand the Floyd Rose since I like to change tunings a lot. I'm thinking about getting another Hellraiser with a fixed bridge since I love the tone and...
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    Ernie Ball Cobalt 7 String Set

    I'm thinking about trying these strings for drop g tuning on my 26.5" Schecter Hellraiser C-7. What do you guys think of them? Here's a link. Ernie Ball 2730 Cobalt 7-String Skinny Top Heavy Bottom Electric Guitar Strings | Musician's Friend
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    Schecter Hellraiser C-7 Tremol-No Help

    I have a Schecter Hellraiser seven string with a Floyd Rose trem and I want to tune down to drop g and put heavy gauge strings on it without any trouble. So, I was wondering if the Allparts Tremol-No works for seven string guitars? Also, what string set would be best for drop g tuning? Is there...
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    Help me with my guitar tone

    I can't figure out what's the problem with it. It sounds like guitar pro 6 guitars. Maybe someone could help me here, Thanks! Test by Inscription (ex-WDAS) on SoundCloud - Create, record and share your sounds for free
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    Tuning "UP" on my 8-String, help!

    As a singer/guitar player I'm particular about the keys Im playing in and I've grown fond of playing in drop-G on my seven string and i wanted to try drop G on my 8 string Omen (G,D,G, C, E, A, D, G. What gauges would work best for this tuning? Any input is appreciated.
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    Ernie Ball 2839

    I got a bc rich avenge. And I was wondering if these willgive me that drop g I've been looking for. I know there for baritone. I was just wanting some reviews. Thanx