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Old 03-25-2013, 12:58 PM   #8
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Paul,

I also noticed that the machines they are using have a Daiblo, but they don't use it. My machine doesn't even have one. What exactly does it do and why wouldn't you use it?

Thanks,
A diablo is used to 1) help guide the string into the jaws of the tensionhead, and 2) help reduce the stress on the string. Why they don't use them? I can't answer that. All I can say is that I use it on my Star 4 and Star 5, and on all strings.

There was a previous thread about the use of the diablo, so best search for that rather than bring that discussion up here.

Regards

Paul
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