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Wegen Picks

Wegen Mandolin Picks

The Mando Shop sells 5 different styles of Wegen Mandolin picks in Black and White and varying thicknesses. Wegen Triangle Pick – 1.4, 1.2, 1.0 mm Wegen Triangle Rounded Pick – 1.5, 1.2, 1.0 mm Wegen Rounded Pick – 1.5, 1.2, … Continue reading

Tap Tune Mandolin

Tap Tuning Mandolins

Tap tuning is often regarded as synonymous with Lloyd Loar as he is highly respected for applying the concept to Gibson mandolins.  Lloyd spoke of Stradivari’s plate tuning on violins and using a similar process he creating some of the finest … Continue reading

Over Humidification

Humidifying a Mandolin

Dryness can lead to mandolin damage.  Your mandolin needs moisture.  If you live Nevada, you expect dry climate.  But heating your home in winter can make it just as dry.  When relative humidity is below 30%, humidifying a mandolin is … Continue reading

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