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Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 04-08-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 184
Posted By glenthemann
honestly a .062 will be decent for just regular...

honestly a .062 will be decent for just regular old B.. you may get A out of it.. but def not G or F. (edit: I see you say its holding well at G so if that works for you, just bump up the gauge a...
Forum: Recordings 04-05-2014, 02:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 338
Posted By glenthemann
yeah already decided on that actually. its a no...

yeah already decided on that actually. its a no brainer
Forum: Recordings 04-04-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 338
Posted By glenthemann
Oh! Well, that would be silly. Sorry you got that...

Oh! Well, that would be silly. Sorry you got that impression from me heh.

As it turns out at the moment I need a new motherboard and cpu, all my trouble shooting has led to needing a replacement so...
Forum: Recordings 04-03-2014, 03:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 338
Posted By glenthemann
"A 2i2 will work as a headphones amp, but...

"A 2i2 will work as a headphones amp, but you know, your amp is not a pair of cans.
Amps have an input impedance of around 500kOhm, 1MOhm if it's good.
Headphones with a high impedance input are...
Forum: Recordings 04-02-2014, 10:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 338
Posted By glenthemann
hmm really

hmm really
Forum: Recordings 04-02-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 338
Posted By glenthemann
If I get a scarlet 2i2

How can I use with my peavey vypyr?

Ive got reaper and I can record into it which is cool, but to play back I have to switch my headphones from the amp to my comp.. and then layering is tricky.

can...
Forum: Electric Guitar 04-01-2014, 04:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 207
Posted By glenthemann
well its a daddario xl which comes in a sealed...

well its a daddario xl which comes in a sealed plastic package so no one stole it. seems, with a quick google, that its happened to people before
Forum: Electric Guitar 04-01-2014, 04:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 207
Posted By glenthemann
missing string..

I decided the 13-56 was too thick and decided to put on the set of 12-52s i had around instead.. I opened it up and then got side tracked taking apart and cleaning my bridge, got all done and started...
Forum: Electric Guitar 03-31-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 207
Posted By glenthemann
Yeah, she's definitely a good one. I've played...

Yeah, she's definitely a good one. I've played several other strats but none feel the same as this one. She's aged really nicely too. I had to shim the neck a little, I mean heck, after nearly 30...
Forum: Electric Guitar 03-31-2014, 12:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 207
Posted By glenthemann
I've got a DM super distortion single coil in the...

I've got a DM super distortion single coil in the bridge but it sounds really flat to me, theres no "oompf" if that makes sense. It sounds kind of muddy to me in drop tunings and when playing chords...
Forum: Electric Guitar 03-30-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 207
Posted By glenthemann
anyone? other idea is to just rout for a...

anyone?

other idea is to just rout for a humbucker and throw in a bkp juggernaut..

idk what to do bros
Forum: Electric Guitar 03-30-2014, 07:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 330
Posted By glenthemann
Yeah but were also talking about c standard. I'm...

Yeah but were also talking about c standard. I'm runnings 13s in D.. its not that bad really and I have skinny twink arms
Forum: Electric Guitar 03-29-2014, 09:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 256
Posted By glenthemann
any guitar can play any tuning as long as its set...

any guitar can play any tuning as long as its set up correctly. end of story
Forum: Electric Guitar 03-29-2014, 01:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 330
Posted By glenthemann
the strings are thick but for c standard I...

the strings are thick but for c standard I imagine they'd be absolutely fine.. I'm running a set of d'addario medium jazz strings 13-56 in d standard right now and don't have any issues.. required me...
Forum: Electric Guitar 03-29-2014, 01:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 207
Posted By glenthemann
anyone put a set of single coil blackouts in their strat?

I cant really seem to find anyone or any reviews of anyone who has done this.

I found some youtube vids of people putting the single coils in the neck and mid positions of guitars with a humbucker...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 03-28-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 242
Posted By glenthemann
Well without seeing it I'm just running through...

Well without seeing it I'm just running through whats going through my mind from what you describe.

Sounds like you have a backbow - if loosening the truss rod all the way and string tension doesn't...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 03-27-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 242
Posted By glenthemann
I check my neck relief by throwing a capo on the...

I check my neck relief by throwing a capo on the first fret and pressing the 17th fret or where the neck joins the body. there should be a gap around the 8th fret, if there is your neck has enough...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 02-25-2014, 02:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 146
Posted By glenthemann
to my limited knowledge the nut should pop off...

to my limited knowledge the nut should pop off with a good tap regardless of the glue used
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 02-24-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 357
Posted By glenthemann
Yeah I keep hearing that, but the majority of 7...

Yeah I keep hearing that, but the majority of 7 strings out there are 25.5" and I have little girl hands and can't even make a 1-6th fret stretch on a 25.5 as is lol.

A lot of the music I like is...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 02-23-2014, 11:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 357
Posted By glenthemann
Yeah, while I have the ability to measure out...

Yeah, while I have the ability to measure out minute angles it would definitely be a whole lot easier to just have everything flat. I checked out some hipshot bridges and they're really low, I may go...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 02-23-2014, 09:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 357
Posted By glenthemann
Good to know about the scarf joint. With this...

Good to know about the scarf joint. With this build since I'm not doing a top I'd like to stay away from veneering the headstock, I think I'll go the 4-3 style for the headstock to show off the wood...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 02-23-2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 357
Posted By glenthemann
Yes, sorry 6-inline is the more proper term,...

Yes, sorry 6-inline is the more proper term, however in this case it would be 7 inline heh. I do want to go the jackson angled route and create a scarf joint, but I was considering carving it all out...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 02-23-2014, 12:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 357
Posted By glenthemann
first guitar build.. some source q's

Hey, long time since Ive made a thread or even posted here lol. This is kinda long, just airing out all my thoughts..

Anyway, I've decided I'm going to build my first guitar in the upcoming months,...
Forum: Electric Guitar 03-21-2012, 01:55 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 785
Posted By glenthemann
Some updates: Found out the body was a custom...

Some updates:

Found out the body was a custom made deal out of a slab of mahogany. This raises a question: Did the guy use a standard tele template, (as the clean arse routing would suggest),...
Forum: Electric Guitar 03-19-2012, 12:35 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 785
Posted By glenthemann
Nope no splitting, must just be from the pictures...

Nope no splitting, must just be from the pictures but she's a-okay other than a few dings. There is a seam line because well, how else were they going to get the hollow cavity? :D

I think you're...
Forum: Electric Guitar 03-18-2012, 11:52 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 785
Posted By glenthemann
Thats the thing, I havn't bought it yet...

Thats the thing, I havn't bought it yet :haha:

But really, it wasnt exactly in working condition either.. as you can see from the wiring pics shits all ****ed up.

I'll eventually buy it, but I need...
Forum: Electric Guitar 03-18-2012, 11:30 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 785
Posted By glenthemann
Yeah well, I've got my fingers crossed that the...

Yeah well, I've got my fingers crossed that the holes will all line up well.

Like I said the position of the humbucker will be the biggest thing.. I would hate to order a custom guard and have the...
Forum: Electric Guitar 03-18-2012, 11:03 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 785
Posted By glenthemann
...

http://www.vintage-guitars.se/1985-1986_Fender_Telecaster_Thinline_A071177_front.jpg

looks pretty damn close to me as far as shape with the exception of the one screw hole by the pup.

Looking at...
Forum: Electric Guitar 03-18-2012, 10:53 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 785
Posted By glenthemann
Other than missing the tele blade pup selector...

Other than missing the tele blade pup selector the guard matches the original thinline guard..

It does seem like it was originally routed like that yeah.. The humbucker must have been something else...
Forum: Electric Guitar 03-18-2012, 10:36 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 785
Posted By glenthemann
Metal components ready to be cleaned, you can see...

Metal components ready to be cleaned, you can see the bridge plate was ground out to accommodate the single coil
http://i.imgur.com/JmKqd.jpg

Now the wiring.. lots of...
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