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previous: marcel b Hi all,Why did gibs... -- 8/3/2000 7:06 AM View Thread

Re: plastic versus metal bridge saddles

8/5/2000 12:16 AM
David Warren
Re: plastic versus metal bridge saddles
I am going to give you my SWAG Factor guess about these plastic saddles. I remember them well, and agree with you that they are brighter, but I would say that the steel saddles have more "beef," or give a fuller sound. (These are all subjective terms.) I believe that the plastic saddles were used because they are easier to notch for proper string spacing and string gauge depth.

marcel b Thank god there is someone agreing ... -- 8/6/2000 9:47 AM