Bridge Pins, Picking Strings, Tying Strings to Tuning Pegs and Bridge, etc...
Slotted bridge, Tie bridge, Pin bridge
(Ed. Great information on tying and stringing all types of ukuleles. Rigk is the manufacture and builder it RISA ukuleles.
Bridge pins are used on some musical instruments to locate the string precisely in the horizontal plane, and in the case of harpsichords to affect the sustain of the strings.
What role do bridge pins play in sound? Aren't they just to keep the strings from flying off?
Site discusses slotted vs. no slots. Bridge pin material and how it affects an instruments tone.
Content is always being added and updated. So check-in often. Thanks, Curt
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