Keep hitting my knuckles on strings?

Ids Schiere

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Idk I sometimes just git it.

I think it has something to do with the angle of your wrist and in what way you press down on the strings while playing because it happens sometimes when I'm strumming but it never happens when I do single notes.
 

Calvin Phillips

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Ben put up a great video on his he plays with a closed fist. You should go find it. It's very detailed and neat. Not sure where it is I'll see if I can find it.
 
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Lucas Weiman

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My fist is essentially closed when I play, but not balled up to where my knuckles drag, so I know what you're talking about. I would adjust the position of the pick, first by placing your thumb a little bit lower on your index finger, (where they connect to hold the pick) that way the pick sticks down a little lower than your knuckles, and at the same time you don't have to change how much of the pick is exposed out of your fingers.. You just gotta keep moving it tiny bits at a time, and once you find a place where you achieve your result, just stick with it.
 

Calvin Phillips

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He basically shows yoi that your pinch harkonics sound different all around your pick ups. I always tried to strike the pinch in the same spot.. when you gotta search for them. The video really opened my eyes up