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Forum: Gear Building & Customizing Today, 04:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 109
Posted By ryanbwags
I was also going to recommend GF. The single coil...

I was also going to recommend GF. The single coil ring for a humbucker mount will do the job fine.
Forum: Electric Guitar 10-17-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 463
Posted By ryanbwags
I had a spider for years as well. I actually had...

I had a spider for years as well. I actually had a spider III, then "upgraded" to a spider IV after they came out. I wanted the presets. Bought the amp, and thought it was great. About 2 years later,...
Forum: Electric Guitar 10-16-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 158
Posted By ryanbwags
Gibson also uses CNC routers....

Gibson also uses CNC routers. "Handbuilt" is an interesting term in guitar building.
Forum: Electric Guitar 10-16-2014, 01:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 158
Posted By ryanbwags
Carvin IS a custom company. Their bolt neck...

Carvin IS a custom company. Their bolt neck superstrats are under a grand, and you can easily upgrade to one of the neck throughs DCs for that budget. They take awhile to ship because they handbuild...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 10-16-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 97
Posted By ryanbwags
Yeah, ply count isn't important. Just count your...

Yeah, ply count isn't important. Just count your holes on the pickguard and buy accordingly. You should be able to get genuine fender parts from any fender dealer.
Sometimes they are called...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 10-15-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 116
Posted By ryanbwags
The adjustable Radio Shack power supply should...

The adjustable Radio Shack power supply should also have a switch for negative or positive tip (or you spin the adapter portion around)
Otherwise, I second the one spot. I have two of these, one on...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 10-15-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 431
Posted By ryanbwags
Never force it. If you don't feel it right now,...

Never force it. If you don't feel it right now, don't do it. Don't quit, either.
Sometimes finding someone to jam around with can make it fun again. It doesn't have to be complicated either. Just...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 10-15-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 234
Posted By ryanbwags
I got nothing. That looks like it should work....

I got nothing. That looks like it should work. Maybe the wires are switched on the pickups? Sometimes companies use different color codes for the wires.
You may have a bad solder joint somewhere,...
Forum: Electric Guitar 10-10-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 617
Posted By ryanbwags
There's something to be said for 1 pup and a...

There's something to be said for 1 pup and a volume knob. Also, free guitars are always awesome!
Forum: Electric Guitar 10-10-2014, 09:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 219
Posted By ryanbwags
It really won't matter what pickups you have if...

It really won't matter what pickups you have if you're putting them through a Spider 4 because they will all sound the same. I used to have one.
Also, never get anything with the HZ's in it. EMG...
Forum: Bass Guitar 10-07-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 325
Posted By ryanbwags
1. Fender P-bass (no pickguard) 2. ESP F...

1. Fender P-bass (no pickguard)
2. ESP F series
3. Traben Tribal
4. Gibson Thunderbird
5. Epiphone Flying V bass
6. Fender Jazz bass
7. A good acoustic bass
8. Rickenbacker 4003 (the look, not the...
Forum: Electric Guitar 10-03-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 412
Posted By ryanbwags
If you liked the playability and it sounded good,...

If you liked the playability and it sounded good, there's really no reason not to go for it. You may end up getting something better later, but for now, it would be good.
Forum: Electric Guitar 10-02-2014, 01:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 489
Posted By ryanbwags
A lot of retail places will also dock a...

A lot of retail places will also dock a percentage if you want cash instead of store credit. Try reverb or craigslist first. If that doesn't work, do the pawn shop. If that doesn't work, go to GC.
So...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 10-02-2014, 09:04 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 468
Posted By ryanbwags
Yes, I want to know why as well.

Yes, I want to know why as well.
Forum: Electric Guitar 10-01-2014, 04:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 585
Posted By ryanbwags
If you want to see what happens, you could always...

If you want to see what happens, you could always swap a pickup from the GIO into the Les Paul just to try it out.
May give you an idea of where to go next.

Edit: I don't think you will see much...
Forum: Electric Guitar 10-01-2014, 03:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 402
Posted By ryanbwags
Agree with good amp, bad guitar. Assuming that...

Agree with good amp, bad guitar. Assuming that both guitars mentioned are playable.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 10-01-2014, 11:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 355
Posted By ryanbwags
Having done both for bass, I can say that I loved...

Having done both for bass, I can say that I loved the sound I got from my GK half stack, but the combo was so much easier to cart around. Next band, I may just buy a good DI box, go direct in to the...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 10-01-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 332
Posted By ryanbwags
Yeah, I kind of do both, too. If I'm chugging,...

Yeah, I kind of do both, too. If I'm chugging, it's more baseball bat. Especially if I'm playing power chord stuff above the E string, my thumb goes over top to mute that string. If I'm playing licks...
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-29-2014, 01:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 262
Posted By ryanbwags
ALWAYS Ask for more than you really want....

ALWAYS Ask for more than you really want. Especially if you're selling on a craigslist type site. People will almost always come at you with a lower offer. Never start where you want to end up. By...
Forum: Classic Rock 09-26-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 299
Posted By ryanbwags
Gonna have to check that out. It's been a long...

Gonna have to check that out. It's been a long time since I have seen the movie anyway.
Forum: Classic Rock 09-26-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 299
Posted By ryanbwags
El Mariachi, or to a lesser extent, Desperado? I...

El Mariachi, or to a lesser extent, Desperado?
I thought "That Thing You Do" was pretty good, too. Gave a neat look into the ultra sleazy record companies of the 50's.
Forum: Guitar Techniques 09-26-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 238
Posted By ryanbwags
I have a friend with wrist problems in his left...

I have a friend with wrist problems in his left hand. He has the guitar headstock at a very high angle when he plays because he can't twist his wrist very much. Go with what's comfortable. If you can...
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-24-2014, 11:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 183
Posted By ryanbwags
Is it this...

Is it this amp?
http://www.amazon.com/Peavey-AUDITION-Channel-Amplifier-Emulated/dp/B001R2QM0W
The SG400 is $299.00 new and the amp, if it's the one above, is $50.00 new. Maybe? The case is probably...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 09-11-2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,845
Posted By ryanbwags
What should I have gotten, then? I tried out...

What should I have gotten, then? I tried out several pedals before I decided on that one.
Jesus it's not like I said "Woohoo, Metalzone FTW! Boss rules!"
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 09-10-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,845
Posted By ryanbwags
I didn't really get the sound I wanted until I...

I didn't really get the sound I wanted until I got my tube amp and stuck a Metal Muff in front of it. You aren't going to be happy as long as you're trying to get a tone out of your MG. Just won't...
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-09-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 538
Posted By ryanbwags
Anything with a fixed bridge might be passable to...

Anything with a fixed bridge might be passable to OK from there, but I wouldn't touch anything with a trem.
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-05-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 296
Posted By ryanbwags
Ah, looked at some pics and it looks like they...

Ah, looked at some pics and it looks like they put it on the "upper horn" on the backside of the body.
Move the button.
You can always go get a "command adhesive" hook and use it to try a couple...
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-05-2014, 04:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 296
Posted By ryanbwags
Where is the strap button now? Moving it to the...

Where is the strap button now? Moving it to the heel of the neck seems to work for me with explorer shapes. The Mockingbird shape isn't far off that.
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-05-2014, 09:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 214
Posted By ryanbwags
Are you sure you're not hearing the strings and...

Are you sure you're not hearing the strings and the amp because the volume is so low? If you don't hear it at higher volumes or with headphones on, don't worry about it.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 09-04-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 403
Posted By ryanbwags
The only thing I can really say is "not the...

The only thing I can really say is "not the line 6". They are not what they used to be and they sound really digital, processed, and muddy.

I've heard bad things about the Marshall MG's too.

The...
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