Tuning down for shipping?
Hi Cafe. Just sold my 1st mando to a lucky new owner. I have seen respected users here say that a mandolin must be tuned down before shipping to avoid damage. Is there a certain amount it should be tuned down? A few steps? Or lots of slack? I wouldn't think it would be a TON....
If this info is needed, it's a Kentucky 150 that will be shipped inside its HSC, which in turn will be inside a box with balled paper packing at either end of case to prevent shifting.
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