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Fig.1. For Example.  The “Machine Head” is also known as a “Tuning Gear”, “Gear Head” or “Tuning Gear”.

There are many things with more than one name or spelling.

Following is a list which will help you to understand and clarify Guitar terminology:

-The “Root Note” is the same as the The Tonic note when referring to Scales.

-A “Machine Head” is also referred to as a Tuning Head, Gear Head or Tuning Gear.

-A “Sharp” is indicated with a “#”

-A “Flat” is indicated with a “b”

-A “Bar Chord” is also known as a Barre Chord or a Barr Chord.

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