3 String 5th Chord

ROOT 6 (5th Chord)

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You can see how this root 6 position 5th chord
is only the lower three strings of the E shaped bar chord.

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More experienced players usually use this version of the chord, it gives a fuller sound and it's still easy enough to move up and down the fretboard.