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That's a great question! There are in fact many different types of capo and they all have advantages and disadvantages. I own at least 6 different kinds. I will highlight the main differences and advantages of each. As Leftaroundabout explained, no matter which style/type capo you get, you want it to match your fretboard for width and curvature. ...


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Most of them will probably work, but there sure are some differences. Fingerboard shape: there's a rough distinction in flat fingerboards (most nylonstring guitars) and curved (steelstring). Using a curved capo on a classical guitar will either excert unnecessary pressure to the outer strings, or fail to press the inner ones down reliable; vice versa a ...



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