Ask Bob: Bone vs. Nut Saddle Tone Differences

Wednesday, December 21, 2011
By: Bob Taylor

Question: What would happen to my GC8 if I were to switch to bone for my nut and saddle? I mostly use it for fingerstyle playing.
Anson Haugsjaa

Answer: Anson, bone strikes me as producing a more solid, rounder tone. Tusq accentuates the highs better.