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Postby dbugger » Mon Jun 12, 2006 11:10 pm

The shim was briliant. I cut up a credit card and raised my action to about 4/32. It has improved the sound of my sliding quite a bit. Still crappy technique but not as much buzz. I might raise it a little more later. Thanks ricochet
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Postby ricochet » Tue Jun 13, 2006 12:11 am

Cool! :D
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Postby allanlummox » Tue Jun 13, 2006 3:56 am

First time I did that, I cut up a thin guitar pick and kind of mosaic'ed it into the slot.
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Postby whitewolfofsc » Tue Jun 13, 2006 12:16 pm

True, Ric. I just love credit card picks for playing mountain dulcimer. I cut them long and slender for that, so I get a good "flick". I also use them on slide guitar, and cut them both long and slim, and short and teardrop shaped, so I have different ones for different styles. It is a good way to use all those darn cards they send in the mail.
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