So, I've used acoustic strings on all my cbgs so far. I was just sittin' here fooling around with one of them, and string bending while looking at my telecaster. and I thought hmmm.... this sure is easier with the lighter gauge strings on that. Has anyone experimented with electric guitar strings on their cbgs?

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Craig:

I've used both, and I really like the electric for lower action finger style playing, and the acoustic for slide.

Jess

I like being able to do both on the same guitar, so I keep a medium low action. guess I'll get a set of XLs and try them out.
I tried the lighter electric strings, and they seemed to be pretty light and "flubby" at least for me. I play with a slide, so that is a factor also. I play mandolin, and I am used to finger killin' strings..
i've used electric guitar strings on all my cbgs... lots more clarity and sound..!

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