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Author Topic: Tips for tips  (Read 631 times)

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Offline big joe weems

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Tips for tips
« on: December 09, 2020, 09:32:08 PM »
Best tips for preserving calluses on finger tips, please?
(Iím finding my tips getting cut especially by sliding a lot.)

Offline RobBob

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Re: Tips for tips
« Reply #1 on: December 10, 2020, 09:16:45 AM »
Keep playing.

Offline Rivers

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Re: Tips for tips
« Reply #2 on: January 24, 2021, 06:23:59 PM »
I recall you mentioning you were working on banjo playing a while back. If you're still playing banjo, and it has steel strings on it, try switching to Nylgut strings. I reckon they sound better, and are much kinder on the fingertips doing all those clawhammer slides in sawmill tuning.

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