Peter5 wrote:Is there a preferred direction of the final end of the string ? Upwards (like in the picture of souldier above) or downwards ? Somewhere I have read it should be downwards not to possibly interact with the sleeve of the arm but I guess this could also happen with downwards. Any preferences ?
It doesn't make any difference as far as security is concerned. I can't see one's sleeve snagging on the ends unless you're playing super close to the bridge while wearing a really baggy/long sweater lol. Otherwise, I've never had my sleeve snag the ends before. I prefer tying in this direction because this is what feels the most natural perhaps because I am right handed.
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