#1
Lets say I can play 8th note triplets at 230 bpm. How would I figure out the nps?
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#2
I do # of notes per beat, times beats per minute, divided by 60. So, in your case, it's 3 notes per beat, times 230 bpm, divided by 60, which equals 11.5 nps.
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i was just fixing to ask something about that
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#4
yeah but what do you play legato tapping lines or alternate picking stretsching 7 frets or more?

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#5
I find it funny how people keep asking it. If you look at the definitions it's already in there.
BPM=beats per minute
NPS=notes per second
the only thing you need to know is something like note per beat which is given.

NPB*BPM=NPM

NPS=NPM/60

or NPS=BPM/(60/NPB)
60/NPB=15 for 16th's, 10 for sextuplets, 20 for triplets, 12 for quintuplets etc.

230/20=11.5

I typed this out to show it's already in the terms itself and after you know the numbers for the note divisions you don't have to calculate them again everytime.
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