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View Poll Results: What type of guitar do you prefer?
6 string 27 31.40%
7 string 25 29.07%
Never played a 7 string 34 39.53%
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Old 2006-12-17, 10:50
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7's are awesome cause you have basically 2 tunings in 1 in a normal BEADGBE tuning, and you can get the regular B like on a 6-string if you drop the G only a half step. And drop the B a fullstep and you've got drop A. So it's like 4 tunings at your fingertips with little/no modifications, even on a Floyd guitar.

But even though I own an Ibanez Universe I'll always be 6-string dude.
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Old 2006-12-19, 09:55
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I love your 7. I want the exact same one.

You're planning on a 7 string?! Fucking Awesome!

Whatever happened to the JEM that you ordered though?
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Old 2006-12-30, 12:54
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I love all 6 of my strings....
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Old 2006-12-30, 13:16
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i play 7 strings now, love em
i play a ibanez j custom 8127
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Old 2006-12-30, 14:50
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I'm onto an 8 next I think... with the next spare 1500 (~$3000)!
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6 is good- if it aint broke, dont fix it.

7 feels too cluttered.

as for tuning variability, i tuned in 5ths for a while. low E was octave below standard and from there tune up in 5ths. instant transformation, feels like youre playing a violin or cello, all classical and shit.
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I have only once had the occasion to play a 7-string and that was for a short time. I'd switch at any time to one of these.
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