"While this capo, D'Addario's NS Ukulele Pro Capo, says on the package that it was "Designed specifically for ukulele," I find it works just fine on my five string banjo. After one day, I feel sure this will be my…"
"I have never seen these instructions either. When I capo, it's usually at the second fret, but there are a few songs (You Are My Flower, Jimmy Brown The Newsboy) learned from Earl's paying where I capo at VII. I carry a second…"
"Robert, When you say, "It was very very difficult to tighten the capo at 5th fret. The knob is much thinner (same diameter) than on the 6-string, cut and ukulele capos," do you mean that yo put the capo on, then try to tighten the…"
"Mike, I had an ES175 that I bought used in 1967 and sold in 1970. How does a "Herb Ellis" differ from a regular ES175?I shook Herb's hand and thanked him for all the music the last time I saw him play. Did the same…"
"Congratulations on the gig Stephen.I had a capo on the second fret of my 12-string which I never removed except to change strings. I tuned the guitar with the capo on there. The capo never moved and I never used another capo.I do use a…"
"yup I have one on every guitar, mandolin and banjo that does not have a built in,,,they are cheaper to buy in pairs
However the micro does not fit the thicker headstock on my Ibanez ArtWood Parlour... :( I use a tuner app or my MeIdeal capo/tuner I…"
"I too play Ovations and have gone to D'Addarro Micro Tuner for each one. One of my newer Ovations has the built in tuner but found it clunky to look down. Much easier looking at the neck. As for the Capo (which the thread is really about) I…"
"A man carrying a large bag entered an Irish pub and the publican stops him and says, "What do you have in that bag?"The man says, "It's 30 pounds of plastic explosives.""OK, go ahead, "says the publican. "I…"
"I always kept mine tuned a tone low with a capo at the second fret. That capo only came off to change strings. I didn't use a capo on the 12-string otherwise.I no longer own a 12-string, but two of my brothers do, so I get to use…"