Mudcat Café message #763538 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #24206   Message #763538
Posted By: Little Hawk
11-Aug-02 - 07:11 PM
Thread Name: Dear Dr. Folkenmusik
Subject: RE: Dear Dr. Folkenmusik
Some new guitars keep breaking strings because the edge of the post where the string is secured is too sharp. In this case, get a guitar technician to file those edges slightly down and you will save a whole lot of strings from breaking. I'm sure the graphite trick helps too.

- LH