Poll: For you, which string breaks the most?
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View poll results: For you, which string breaks the most?
Thin E
58 55%
Thin B
8 8%
20 19%
7 7%
4 4%
Thick E
6 6%
Thick B
2 2%
Voters: 105.
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For me, it's the B.

I write songs.
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My low E hasn't broken since I GOT my les paul.

I write songs.
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the only string i've ever broken was my low E, once.
i used to be a mod, then i took an arrow in the knee.
Broken the G a good few times.
Broke the low E once whilst proper giving it some in drop D.
Broken the high E a couple times.
"In modern music, a lot of people are really stuck on the example, asif it were the idea. It takes millions of examples to articulate an idea, so don't get stuck on the f*cking example." - Joshua Homme, 2008.
i've broken my thin e once in my life.
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My G is always breaking... mostly probably because I think I'm Steve Vai and I lift up a G harmonic in the air with my bar.
I am a Stephenist
i've only ever broken the A string while actually playing a guitar.
while stringing a guitar i've broken them all but mainly the high E ^_^

Wound Gs are a bastard to tune when restringing.
Skeet UK is awesome, he can get WD Music parts discounted.
depends on the guitar. on my les paul its the low E, however on my double neck it's the G harmony string on the 12 string neck. it's a great feeling getting that string up to tune without it breaking.
Interestingly enough, even though I tend to play pretty hard, I've only ever broken one string. It was either the G or B string, and it was while tuning, when I first started playing (I was tightening the wrong string).
None on my eclipse (i replace them to frequently cause of excessive playing).
But on my F-250, the A string...****in thing eats them like no other.
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I don't break strings often, However I went through seven High Es after I put on my Stetsbar tremolo on my Tele because I didn't have the trem set up. They stoped breaking once I set it up. The last time I broke a string while playing a song was before this, Playing Love Buzz. I broke the B but kept playing.
Always tin your strings.


Don't be afraid to be honest.
I haven't broken a string in about 5 years. Before that it was usually my low E giving up the ghost be snapping and uncoiling.
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I've never broken a string.
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maybe you're not saying the right things? an amp likes to know you care.

My G, B, and High E strings last WAY longer than all of my lower three. No idea why, and my low E tends to break the most often. But it's not like it's constant, it's more or less every month give or take.
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Only broken one string ever- high E.
It was 8 months old and I did a bend that was 2 whole steps up. It just snapped.

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My rig is simple
Haha. UG's Chuck just said chuck. haha
You're not truly playing guitar unless you know theory.
I break the high e the most. And to all you people who have never broken a string, how?
I've probably broken every string at least twice! And the high e loads of times. I even broke a double bass string once.

I don't actually break strings as much as I used to now though.
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I've broken my high e twice. Nothing more. Oh wait, i broken the a string aswell. Not a big loss though, the strings were old.
High E. It's the hardest to bend for some reason, so I try to bend it as high as I can bend the others.

Not good.
Cam Sampbell's my hero
Low E

Those whammy dives don't do it any good in the long run.
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