#1
I was told by my teacher that resting your hand on the pickguard will help you pick faster, i have never done this, and can pick pretty fast, (not that im bragging or anything) but does it really help? and if it does, what exactly is the proper technique for doing it?
#2
Just tried it... my picking seems to be a little faster, but it doesn't really make a huge difference
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I do it by habit. It just seems to help me know where i'm picking... not really with speed.
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It's just what you like.. I like resting my hand at the bridge because my hand is more stable that way
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#8
it helps me pick a little faster, but not by much, if you wanna pick faster, go for it, unless it feels uncomfortable, i dont really see a huge difference for me though.
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i anchor my pinky on the bridge, oddly enough
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It's just what you like.. I like resting my hand at the bridge because my hand is more stable that way

Yes, I do the same.

And to OP, do you mean resting you fingers near the pickups like Yngwie and MAB do? Or resting your wrist on the pickguard?
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