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  1. 5120mantis liked AZBrahma's post in the thread Any Strat players leave the bridge floating?.

    I'm a big bender and fretting hand vibrato guy, and a floater negatively affects all of that. I'm a decker.

    May 5, 2021 at 2:58 PM
  2. 5120mantis liked jfassett's post in the thread Any Strat players leave the bridge floating?.

    Deck for me, that's only because if I look at my trem the wrong way...it goes out of tune, ha!

    May 5, 2021 at 2:58 PM
  3. 5120mantis liked Dana Rudd's post in the thread Any Strat players leave the bridge floating?.

    Both of mine are floaters.

    May 5, 2021 at 2:58 PM
  4. 5120mantis liked Ricochet's post in the thread Any Strat players leave the bridge floating?.

    Floater here.

    May 5, 2021 at 2:58 PM
  5. 5120mantis liked new6659's post in the thread Any Strat players leave the bridge floating?.

    Mine are decked. I'm afraid I never learned how to really use the vibrato. I rather listened to BB King and learned how to do it his way;)

    May 5, 2021 at 2:52 AM
  6. 5120mantis liked Tony65x55's post in the thread Any Strat players leave the bridge floating?.

    Floating for my whole herd of Strats and two Albert Lees and a Comanche. I played with my old Strat decked for almost 3 decades before...

    May 5, 2021 at 2:52 AM
  7. 5120mantis liked FiveAces's post in the thread Any Strat players leave the bridge floating?.

    3 Strats and they are all 3-springers & lightly decked. As much as I've tried floating them, it's my preferred choice (which BTW I have...

    May 5, 2021 at 2:52 AM
  8. 5120mantis liked Gewdkharma's post in the thread Any Strat players leave the bridge floating?.

    Mine is floating, guitar stays in tune better than any guitar I have ever had shockingly. Hardly use the tremolo though, but still can...

    May 5, 2021 at 2:52 AM
  9. 5120mantis replied to the thread Any Strat players leave the bridge floating?.

    Yeah my other strat is blocked

    May 4, 2021 at 8:59 PM
  10. 5120mantis liked radd's post in the thread Any Strat players leave the bridge floating?.

    I deck mine....

    May 4, 2021 at 8:59 PM
  11. 5120mantis liked GreTschocaster's post in the thread Any Strat players leave the bridge floating?.

    Yes, all 3 of my Strats have the bridge floating. I have no trouble with tuning stability. I stretch each new string until it finally...

    May 4, 2021 at 8:59 PM
  12. 5120mantis liked SAguitar's post in the thread Any Strat players leave the bridge floating?.

    I decked or blocked all my Strats for 30+ years, and then a couple of years ago I decided to wrestle with the issue and see what I could...

    May 4, 2021 at 8:58 PM
  13. 5120mantis liked Henry's post in the thread Any Strat players leave the bridge floating?.

    Yep on my Albert Lee which is strat-like.

    May 4, 2021 at 8:58 PM
  14. 5120mantis liked mr coffee's post in the thread Any Strat players leave the bridge floating?.

    I keep my Floyds and Edges floating (kinda by default with recessed rout), but never really got on well with floating Strats. I really...

    May 4, 2021 at 8:58 PM
  15. 5120mantis liked Gretschmen65's post in the thread Any Strat players leave the bridge floating?.

    I usually block or deck the bridge. I dislike the effect of detuning all strings when you bend one or two strings. And, I don't like...

    May 4, 2021 at 8:58 PM