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Beginner's Gear Guide: Guitar Accessories -- Don't forget the picks, strap, and stand.

Beginner's Gear Guides: Guitar Accessories

Ready to start playing guitar? Find picks, straps, strings, and more to go with your instrument.

A good assortment of guitar accessories can make practicing easier, more productive, and altogether more fun. Make sure to pick up the right tools and supplies to make the most of your guitar playing experience.

Looking for your first acoustic or electric guitar? Start with our Beginner's Gear Guide for guitarists »
Picks and Straps
Every guitarist should have a trusty strap and a healthy selection of picks. Picks vary in thickness from thin (preferred by many acoustic players) to super-heavy (generally favored by hard-rock and metal guitarists). While most beginners find it easier to start with thinner picks, it never hurts to experiment with different sizes. See More Guitar Accessories »
  Eagle Mountain Guitar Strap
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Tuners
Guitar tuners save plenty of time and frustration by indicating when the strings of your guitar are set to the right notes. For experienced guitarists, nothing sounds worst than an out-of-tune guitar, and an electric tuner is an easy way to keep your axe sounding its best. Choose from clip-on tuners which attach to the guitar's headstock, or more traditional models like the popular Korg GA40. See More Guitar Tuners »
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Capos, Stands, and More
Round out your rig with more useful guitar accessories. A capo is an essential tool for any budding songwriter as it allows you to play in different keys to accommodate different vocal ranges. Propping your guitar within arm's reach on a stand will encourage you to play, and guitar care products will help keep your guitar playing its best. See More Guitar Accessories »
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Strings
Nothing spoils a jam session like a broken string, so it's always good to have extra packs. Also, depending on how much you play, guitars should get a new set of strings at least every several months. Keep in mind, different types of guitars need different types of strings. For example, regular acoustic guitars use standard metal strings, while classical guitars use strings made of nylon. See More Guitar Strings »
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Instructional Books and DVDs
Spanning plenty of styles and skill levels, these instructional books and DVDs are a great way to expand your skill set and musical range. See More Guitar Books and DVDs »
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