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@skip • 2 months ago • comments: 19
Posted a new Comment on DAA and/or DAD:
"It's actually pretty simple. Try to play the key of D scale [DEF#GABC#D] on the bass string [DAd/DAA]. No retuning, modes don't count [except ionian] and no..."
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@skip • 2 months ago • comments: 19
Posted a new Comment on DAA and/or DAD:
"Sorry, missed an explanation, it was kinda early for me. "Without retuning" [and I was trying to avoid the whole mode thing]. In DAd, the C# is missing, In..."
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@skip • 2 months ago • comments: 19
Posted a new Comment on DAA and/or DAD:
"Eric; There are two different things being discussed here, tuning and the tune keys. DAd and DAA are tunings and refer specifically to the open notes..."
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@skip • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Suggested Strings for MD":
"The strings recommended could be considered light so you could go to .022/023-.013/.014-.011/012. The lighter strings are easier to press down at the expense..."
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@skip • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Suggested Strings for MD":
"This will help. The results are a bit light so you can increase the size a couple of sizes. You should be aable to find single strings at a local music..."
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@skip • 3 months ago • comments: 4
Posted a new Comment on Tunings, etc. for a bass dulcimer?:
"First, keep the old strings and get them measured, both length and diameter [thickness/size]. Then you can use a string gauge calculator and double check..."
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@skip • 3 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Banjammer plans":
"It's been years since I made mine but here goes. Get a 4-6" drum head [mine is a Remo] or tambourine. I did not have a plan. I sat mine on 3 feet, 2 at the..."
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@skip • 3 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Removing a fret":
"Maybe it's a matter of familiarity using that fret?"
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@skip • 3 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Removing a fret":
"You can slide a knife edge under a corner and pry the fret up but you are almost sure to  create splinters on the slot edge. Frets have little 'teeth' on..."
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@skip • 3 months ago • comments: 0
Created a new Group discussion "Mountain Dulcimers in the Rio Grande Valley [RGV]":
"Anyone coming to, or living in, the RGV is invited to play with our MD group. We play on Wednesday from 12:30 to 2:30 at the Palmview Community Center, the..."
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@skip • 3 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a response to "Spider Capo":
"hewalker, Thanks  for the info. I'm glad you included he photo, it  answers my other concenrs quite well."
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