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1. You must absolutely prevent all the strings from moving at all through the nut. Allowing the strings to slip more freely through the nut presents a whole world of other issues and problems.
2. You must absolutely allow the bridge to rock or move which will prevent binding at the bridge. The strings do not move very much with a Bigsby but the bridge cannot restrict that movement.
ALSO HERE IS A LIST OF POPULAR THINGS ON THE INTERNET THAT DON'T WORK. AVOID THESE AS THE WORLD IS NOW FULL OF PERSONAL OPINIONS ON THE WEB.
THIS IS MY ENGINEERING OPINION AT 70 years OF PLAYING THE GUITAR.
A Sta-Tuned STRING LOCK IS DIFFERENT THAN A Floyd Rose NUT LOCK BUT DOES THE SAME THING
WITH NO ALTERATION TO YOUR GUITAR
I also definitely support an add-on well engineered product for keeping certain Bigsby vibrato models from making your solid body guitar go out of tune which can be found at http://bricksbiggsfix.com/