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Should you spring for coated strings, or are they a gimmick?

Should you spring for coated strings, or are they a gimmick?

Most string manufacturers offer some kind of coated or treated string for acoustic and electric guitar in their product line (very few people seem to choose coated/treated strings for electric guitar). The different coatings and treatments can be read about on the manufacturers’ web sites….

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How often should I change my strings?

How often should I change my strings?

As unlikely as it may seem, it is very common for me to meet customers who don’t realize that the strings on their guitar need to be changed periodically, even though none of them may be broken. Even more common are customers that think changing…

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