I have a couple of issues with my G peg.
Whenever I am tuning and I am not pressing my peg in extremely hard, it quickly springs back so it is very loose. When I do press it in hard, it still loosens when I play strongly.
I am playing Zigeunerweisen right now, which has many loud, pesante notes on the G string in the first section. By the time I finish the first page (if I can stand the out-of-tune sound of the G string) the G string is between a quarter tone and a half tone too low, even if it was in tune before.
So far, I have:
-applied a thin layer of Peg Dope
-pressed the peg in as far as it can go
-checked that the string is not at a sharp angle
-made sure it was humidified with a Dampit
Has anybody else experienced this issue before?
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