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RafaN RichardG
09-24-2006, 07:26 PM
hi all, im jw whats the benefits of having different tensions in the mains and crosses
and what do you get if the mains are higher in tension, and the crosses lower, and vice versa
thanks

snoflewis
09-24-2006, 07:37 PM
hi all, im jw whats the benefits of having different tensions in the mains and crosses
and what do you get if the mains are higher in tension, and the crosses lower, and vice versa
thanks

you might want to try searching next time.

but higher crosses prevent string movement (no idea on feel because i haven't tried it)

higher mains give a softer stringbed.

as for tension im talking about 1-3 lb differential