Modern Gretsch Guitars

Boxcar roundneck

1

Does a boxcar roundneck handle open E tuning ? Was wondering if it is too much tension on the neck Cheers,

2

It would depend on the gauge of strings but I very much doubt you would harm the guitar.

3

I’ve got 12 to 53 on at the moment. Was told by a tech heavier gauge would be ok but I might need to adjust truss rod

4

I had mine turned to E for a while. It was fine. Had to adjust the truss rod when I brought it back to standard tuning. I use 11's.

5

Welcome aboard, I've got an Alligator tuned to G strung with 12's no problems.

6

Cheers, glad to be aboard . I really don’t want to be adjusting truss rods . It’s in g at the minute which I love . Have had in d which is great also .


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