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Thread #160193   Message #3798639
Posted By: Jack Campin
01-Jul-16 - 03:31 PM
Thread Name: Guitar: Weedwhacker strings
Subject: RE: Tech: Weedwhacker strings
You don't have as much choice for really heavy strings.

For the melody strings on an Afghan or Kasmiri rubab the string of choice is marine fishing line.

Somewhere on Mudcat there is a long thread on the right string for a washtub or teachest bass. Possum guts probably came into it.