Why is my G string sharp?
by jared meekis
(calgary, alberta, canada)
i just bought a new american strat. thought i was making all fretted notes sound sharp, so i got a set of 11 gauge strings and had a guitar shop set my guitar up for the increased tension on the neck. got the guitar back and every thing's awesome.... except the g string. playing it open or at the octave is perfect, however in between its all sharp... help!??
The best thing to do is to take it back to the guitar shop and have them take a look at it. It is hard for me to offer any advice in a situation like this because I cannot see or hear the guitar.
It is probably that the neck or the bridge still needs some adjustment.
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