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Re: Different approaches to wet tuning

Tuning is such a dark science, there in no right answer, kinda like asking what is the best color. When I tune one wet, say 10 cents, I do the #3 push (the base note) 10 cents, then gradually work my way to less cents as I go to button 10 having about 7 cents. I guess technically staying close to the same tremolo, but probably not exact. I think when you measure in the same cents on every note, the higher end sounds wetter. But not many seem to mind or notice.

How wet? Well, that depends on how bad you want it to sound. My personal preference is not wet, but not sold dry either, just slightly off. I did make one once with some very ancient Hohner G reeds that I tuned about 5 cents off, and I loved that sound.


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