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Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 12-21-2010, 01:49 AM
Replies: 261
Views: 6,928
Posted By conor1148
theres a good chance there wont be another. the...

theres a good chance there wont be another. the sheer frustration of what's happened when i had the free time to do so was insane.

life set in, it became more difficult to go to the shop (my shop is...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 12-21-2010, 12:19 AM
Replies: 261
Views: 6,928
Posted By conor1148
Gentlemen, I have returned, with a picture and a...

Gentlemen, I have returned, with a picture and a simple message....




http://i36.photobucket.com/albums/e19/Conor1148/2010-12-20_23-03-11_345.jpg


Let's get this ****er done.
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 10-23-2010, 07:09 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 4,114
Posted By conor1148
i believe i share the views of most UG users in...

i believe i share the views of most UG users in GB&C above the age of about 16 when i make the following statement:


DAT GRASS
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 10-13-2010, 09:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 555
Posted By conor1148
i talked someone through making a permanent 1X12...

i talked someone through making a permanent 1X12 iso box once, was pretty dope. that just looks like a waste of time.
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 10-13-2010, 08:59 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 6,928
Posted By conor1148
sorry guys. parts finally came in last friday,...

sorry guys. parts finally came in last friday, but a little bit of life and a rekindled love for an old hobby came...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 10-06-2010, 09:56 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,800
Posted By conor1148
Am i the only one who comes into these threads...

Am i the only one who comes into these threads for TS' awesome grass?


well, that's about half the reason atleast :haha:
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 10-06-2010, 09:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 406
Posted By conor1148
really? maybe i need to make sure my fretboards...

really? maybe i need to make sure my fretboards are thick enough then.. i made a little 4" piece of maple to test out some fretting on and it bowed back a little.

if i can find it, i'll get a...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 10-06-2010, 07:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 406
Posted By conor1148
this, and it really would do THAT much imho....

this, and it really would do THAT much imho. basically the thicker tang pushes the fretboard in both directions causing the fretboard to bow back. that is why you very rarely see pre-made fretboards...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 10-05-2010, 05:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 406
Posted By conor1148
if it has no truss rod, then really the only...

if it has no truss rod, then really the only options you have are:

1. Drop to a lower string guage
2. find another way to lower action
3. remove fingerboard and make a truss rod channel
4. replace...
Forum: Electric Guitar 10-05-2010, 05:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 455
Posted By conor1148
I would be almost willing to bet that the TS only...

I would be almost willing to bet that the TS only posted to show his guitar..


anyways, my favorite paul would definitely be

http://www.ormsbyguitars.com/galleries/gallerypics/IMG_2625.jpg
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 10-05-2010, 01:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 249
Posted By conor1148
nope, sure can't. Go to the Ultimate wiring...

nope, sure can't.



Go to the Ultimate wiring thread or ultimate pickup thread.

*Reported*
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 10-04-2010, 10:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 302
Posted By conor1148
beat me to it. You said something about...

beat me to it.

You said something about "the finished guitar", are you buying these?

If so, there are better high-gain bridge pickups, but their neck pickups are fantastic.


All IMHO
Forum: Electric Guitar 10-04-2010, 10:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 356
Posted By conor1148
because most people's first post is to ask a...

because most people's first post is to ask a question, i know mine was, 2000+ posts ago. it's not that big of a deal.

as far as the question goes, i'm seeing them between $400-$850ish, and as stated...
Forum: Electric Guitar 10-04-2010, 07:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 181
Posted By conor1148
they're counterfeits. and will look nothing like...

they're counterfeits. and will look nothing like the pictures when you actually receive the product.

have a nice read.

http://www.ultimate-guitar.com/forum/showthread.php?t=1141248
Forum: Electric Guitar 10-04-2010, 06:57 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 665
Posted By conor1148
Blackmachine for sure. unless you buy one used,...

Blackmachine for sure. unless you buy one used, expect to wait till just about next spring for one. they're backed up pretty badly, or so i've heard.


other options: Deamoness, J-custom ibanez,...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 10-04-2010, 05:28 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,079
Posted By conor1148
It's explorer 19, right? that thing is so...

It's explorer 19, right?

that thing is so ****ing hot. since it's "blemished", how about you sell it to me for a discount? :p:
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 10-04-2010, 05:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 427
Posted By conor1148
Looks great! Did you also replace the nut for...

Looks great! Did you also replace the nut for some shorter action?
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 10-03-2010, 11:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 854
Posted By conor1148
we... are not... worthy!

we... are not... worthy!
Forum: Electric Guitar 10-02-2010, 09:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 436
Posted By conor1148
in my experience, it goes like this. Easiest to...

in my experience, it goes like this.

Easiest to make (from most easy to hardest) : neck through, set neck, bolt on

Easiest to mass produce (from most easy to hardest) : set neck, bolt on, neck...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 10-02-2010, 05:46 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 6,928
Posted By conor1148
updates? well, not much is going on. i picked up...

updates?

well, not much is going on. i picked up some tung oil today and i'm just about done with the neck shaping. just some final sanding and such and it'll be pretty much done!

since i really...
Forum: Electric Guitar 10-01-2010, 08:55 PM
Replies: 2,526
Views: 266,141
Posted By conor1148
wait.. how does the pitch go UP? the only time...

wait.. how does the pitch go UP? the only time i've ever had my pitch go up like that was about 5 seconds before my high e snapped.

now if using it is making the pitch go DOWN, we can definitely...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 09-30-2010, 10:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 358
Posted By conor1148
you use leg bones AFAIK. and it is WAY more...

you use leg bones AFAIK.

and it is WAY more complicated that it sounds, you have to dry the bone and degrease. just the degreasing will take quite a few weeks.

buy a blank or just pay someone to do...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 09-29-2010, 09:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 433
Posted By conor1148
id say you're fine to take it out of the clamps,...

id say you're fine to take it out of the clamps, but i wouldn't do much work besides minor sanding for about 24 hours.
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-29-2010, 09:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 470
Posted By conor1148
ICWUTUDIDTHAR :golfclap: :haha: :golfclap: ...

ICWUTUDIDTHAR

:golfclap: :haha: :golfclap:
:haha: :golfclap: :haha:
:golfclap: :haha: :golfclap:
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 09-29-2010, 09:03 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 7,715
Posted By conor1148
sorry, i believe i worded wrong, i mean that the...

sorry, i believe i worded wrong, i mean that the ultra-wide necks could be 4ish inches wide. the boards are probably 10" wide themselves by who knows how long. several sizes.

just let me know if...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 09-29-2010, 08:55 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 6,928
Posted By conor1148
things are really "shaping up" down...

things are really "shaping up" down here :haha:

http://i36.photobucket.com/albums/e19/Conor1148/2010-09-29_20-27-09_878.jpg



but something interesting has emerged from the wood pile.. a piece of...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 09-29-2010, 05:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 499
Posted By conor1148
incorrect, you measure about 50 times, THEN cut! ...

incorrect, you measure about 50 times, THEN cut! :haha:
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 09-29-2010, 05:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 433
Posted By conor1148
About the scarf, i did mine this way and it...

About the scarf, i did mine this way and it worked fairly well.


http://www.thisweekinwood.com/2010/09/guitar-2-scarf-joint/
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 09-28-2010, 11:43 PM
Replies: 385
Views: 50,439
Posted By conor1148
yeah i want to see some more pics. i REALLY want...

yeah i want to see some more pics.

i REALLY want to make an s-style soon, and this is pretty great inspiration. I don't follow many builds like i do this one.
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 09-28-2010, 11:41 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,443
Posted By conor1148
a little tip: if the body has any small dents or...

a little tip: if the body has any small dents or anything, heat up a soldering iron (my 40 watt setting does well for me) and take a wet paper towel, fold it over on itself and place it over the...
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