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Saddle Numbering

Q: What do the dots on the bottom of the saddles mean and how do I know what saddle goes where?

A: The saddles on Floyd Rose Tremolo Systems are arched to give a radius of 10" with the preinstalled shim under the center saddles or a radius of 12" without the shim.  They are numbered as follows:


6 String:

#2: E strings

#1: A & B strings

#0: D & G strings


7 string:

Saddle # 2: B & high E strings

#1: E & B strings

#0: A, D, & G strings