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Victor Wooten Bass Clinics

While on tour, DR artist Victor Wooten will be appearing at bass clinics at various music store locations throughout the United States. Victor will demonstrate his gear, as well as hold a meet-and-greet/signing with audience members at the following locations Saturday, October 7, 2017 1:00PM Sam Ash Music 3418 College Avenue San Diego, CA 92115 619-573-9669 Saturday, October 28, 2017 1:00PM Sam Ash Music 1690 Morse Road Columbus, OH 43229 614-436-3919 Thursday, Novemeber 2, 2017 1:00PM Sam Ash Music 8284 Center Run Drive Indianapolis, IN 46250 317-577-3006 Sunday, Novemeber 5, 2017 1:00PM Sam Ash Music 1139 S. Main Street Lombard, IL 60148 630-424-0767 Tuesday, Novemeber 7

Proper String Installation

Prevent Loss of Intonation - Avoid Dead Strings Strings made with wrap wire wound upon round core wire need an edge to grip the core wire to prevent the strings from going dead and losing intonation. ​ Round core wire, by definition, has no edges. Hexagonal core has 6. So. At Dr Strings we flatten the round core wire to create an anchor forthe wrap wire to grip the core wire. ​ We flatten a small section of the core wire at a spot that lies past the nut at the top of the fingerboard and between the tuning machines of your instrument. This flat section provides and anchor for the wrap wire to grip the core wire. You should be able to feel this flattened area between your fingers as you to

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