"Dm 1-3b-5 = D-F-A
Fretless Slide = a little more tension check Google for string tension chart and decide what octave you want or how much base. (typically dgb of heavy 6 string if we're talking steel electric vs. acoustic phosphor…"
"Mel, I've used these strings tuned DGB, but CB Gitty sells as DF#A. Maybe downtune the F# to F. unsure if the gauges give the string tension you're looking for. There's nickel wound for electric and bronze for acoustic Electric…"
"Playing with slide you're going to want more tension than you'd get just using the A D and G of a standard guitar set. For low tuning (A2 D3 F3) use 42 30 26 or, for high tuning (A3 D4 F4), use 20w(or 19p) 14 12. These will give you about…"
My friend would like a 3 string fretless CBG that is tuned to open D Minor.Not being a musician and being a relative newby to building 3 string fretless CBGs, I said "I have no clue how to do that".So, here i am.Is there such a thing? What strings would I use?Thanks in advance,MelSee More