Category Archives: Guitars

String Gauge Explained

String gauge is a measure of thickness of guitar strings. This is normally referred to by a numeric value (measured in 1000th of an inch) or by a descriptive phrase (light, extra light, medium etc.). Normally, when using the numeric … Continue reading

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Tuning a guitar

Tuning the guitar is vital to sounding good. Here are some simple instructions that explain guitar tuning basics. The open strings of a guitar from the thickest to thinnest are as follows: E A D G B E.   Tune … Continue reading

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