Pick Thickness

Discussion in 'Tab, Tips, Theory and Technique' started by h4ck.b0x7, Jul 29, 2019.

  1. PCollen

    PCollen Friend of Leo's

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    ...the pick, and good technique, is applicable to any guitar, amplified or not.
     
  2. strat a various

    strat a various Friend of Leo's

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    Any guitar you play with a pick, if you want to get picky ... get it? Picky!
     
  3. DHart

    DHart Friend of Leo's

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    Mmmmm. Dunlop Jazz III has been my exclusive pick for 46 years. Love those things! Haven't found anything else I like nearly as much. I guess I'm "juiced in it." :lol:
     
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  4. RLee77

    RLee77 Friend of Leo's

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    Wow, that’s the biggest pile o’ picks I’ve ever seen.
    I’m thinking you’re either recently retired, or you just bought a new digital caliper. :p
     
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  5. klasaine

    klasaine Poster Extraordinaire

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    It's a rock worn by the waves that i found on a beach about a month ago.
    The bronze age thing is a joke.
    I did happen to find it in Sardinia, which had a bustling bronze age civilization, remnants of which are extant all over the island.

    Here's some study material ...
    https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nuragic_civilization
     
  6. tubelectron

    tubelectron Tele-Meister

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    My 2 main picks - they are consumables :

    - Dunlop Big Stubby 3mm handed with 3 fingers - for all purpose.
    - Pick boy red polycarbonate 1.4mm (IIRC) with 2 finger - for mandolin-like playing à la Misirlou.

    My hands being very dry, one of my main concern is to keep my pick... Steady between my fingers !

    -tbln
     
  7. Henry Mars

    Henry Mars Tele-Afflicted

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    2.5mm is as thin as I go. When you get used to playing with stiff heavy picks ( I prefer stone) it is hard to go back.
     
  8. h4ck.b0x7

    h4ck.b0x7 Tele-Holic

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    There’s 1,736 picks in that picture. Nope, not retired. Calipers are my 15-20 year old analog machinist calipers, not digital. You could say I was....bored.
     
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