Guitar Technical Issues

Discussion in 'Beginner's Q&A Forum' started by RoCKshan, Jul 12, 2009.

  1. RoCKshan

    RoCKshan New Member

    Hi everybody,

    I am a beginner and had tried stringing the guitar. The guitar goes out of tune really quickly within 15 minutes or so. Especially the 1st 3 strings which are nylon. Could someone please tell me what I could do. I think the nylon is slipping off the tuning pegs. Also, the sixth string detunes after a short time although it seems like it's tightened enough.

    Thank you.
  2. rahul_agarwal_1

    rahul_agarwal_1 New Member

    15 minutes is really too quick..may be you are strumming very hard.. what kind of pick you are using?
  3. RoCKshan

    RoCKshan New Member

    I'm using a medium one. It's better now. After a while. It's become better takes like a day now I guess.
  4. thehundredthone

    thehundredthone New Member

    New strings have to stretch out. It takes a couple of days. I hope you strung it properly at the machine head.
  5. alpha1

    alpha1 I BLUES!

    Stretch the strings by pulling them away from the neck.

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