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Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 02-08-2016, 09:36 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 317
Posted By red.guitar
^This. Also 2nd the idea of a Peavey classic,...

^This.

Also 2nd the idea of a Peavey classic, but I think you could save money, and make the Crate work for what you want.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 02-08-2016, 08:14 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 317
Posted By red.guitar
Fill this out to help us help you: Budget? -...

Fill this out to help us help you:

Budget? - What is practical for you and what is your limit?

Genres? - What style do you play mostly, fav guitarists, do you need cleans, etc?

New or Used? - Lots...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 02-07-2016, 07:52 PM
Replies: 56,141
Views: 604,059
Posted By red.guitar
Sexy.... Just booked the apt to get the 12k...

Sexy.... Just booked the apt to get the 12k service done on my Monster 696. They quoted me $700 for labour, plus parts :(
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 02-07-2016, 03:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 100
Posted By red.guitar
...

http://www.thegearpage.net/board/index.php?threads/boogie-amps-dont-need-biasing.1109771/

Sounds like you're good to just swap them out.

And yes, you should know this, and you should feel bad ...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 02-07-2016, 03:04 AM
Replies: 370
Views: 39,831
Posted By red.guitar
^ Yeah I wouldn't waste the money one the Vet...

^ Yeah I wouldn't waste the money one the Vet 30's. They are super similar to the V30's. I own both. I actually prefer the V30, but if I had to go and buy or replace a speaker now, I'd save the cash,...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 02-07-2016, 01:12 AM
Replies: 56,141
Views: 604,059
Posted By red.guitar
I noticed the L&M near my place had one in...

I noticed the L&M near my place had one in when I was there the other day. I was in a rush, and didn't have time to give her a whirl. Perhaps I'll stop by this week :)
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 02-06-2016, 06:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 334
Posted By red.guitar
Come on guy's, everyone knows that you've gotta...

Come on guy's, everyone knows that you've gotta go incandescent to get that old school, vintage sound :haha:
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 02-06-2016, 04:46 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 249
Posted By red.guitar
I haven't had the chance to try the ones you've...

I haven't had the chance to try the ones you've listed, but I picked up the Jet City Jettenuator a few months back, and its been working out pretty good. Its actually the only attenuator that I've...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 02-06-2016, 12:59 AM
Replies: 370
Views: 39,831
Posted By red.guitar
^ If you pull tubes, then you need to cut the...

^ If you pull tubes, then you need to cut the output ohms in half. Ex if youre hooked up to a 16ohm cab, run the amp at 8ohms instead.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 02-06-2016, 12:56 AM
Replies: 56,141
Views: 604,059
Posted By red.guitar
Is that iso box just a box thats insulated with...

Is that iso box just a box thats insulated with that foam? I made one a couple years ago, but I did it a little different. I built 2 boxes, one about an inch smaller all around then the first. I then...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 02-04-2016, 05:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 242
Posted By red.guitar
I've also owned both, and hated the smart gate. I...

I've also owned both, and hated the smart gate. I found it just killed my tone and never really did a lot for the noise, whereas the ISP got rid of all the noise, without effecting my overall...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 02-04-2016, 04:32 AM
Replies: 56,141
Views: 604,059
Posted By red.guitar
Indeed we do ;) And its Sheldon BTW :haha: I...

Indeed we do ;) And its Sheldon BTW :haha:

I don't have much experience with the MK2 (or 3), but the 6V6's just seems to have that snarl to it. I still haven't gotten a chance to take the MK3 for a...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 02-04-2016, 03:22 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 235
Posted By red.guitar
Good call with having a little variety of spares...

Good call with having a little variety of spares on hand...Thats how I usually guage what might work better/best in an amp.

You have the RV MK1 right? I'm really digging the new EH 12ax7's & 6V6 I...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 02-04-2016, 03:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 235
Posted By red.guitar
To each their own :cheers: I'm normally a fan...

To each their own :cheers:

I'm normally a fan of JJ's, but I really just thought that they were god awful in the JCA. Swapping from the stock to them, it was honestly like someone had thrown a...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 02-04-2016, 02:26 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 235
Posted By red.guitar
I've tried both JJ's and Tungsol's in my JCA50H,...

I've tried both JJ's and Tungsol's in my JCA50H, and found that the JJ 12ax7's sounded really, really muddy in that amp (I like them in other amps). To me, the Tungsol's sounded a lot better, and...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 02-03-2016, 07:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 201
Posted By red.guitar
I used a steel ruler. I get what you guys are...

I used a steel ruler. I get what you guys are saying, I'm just finding it hard to understand, because of the 2 things issues I mentioned earlier:

1. I measured 12-3/8 at the crown of the 12th

2. I...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 02-03-2016, 07:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 201
Posted By red.guitar
I measured the scale length, and got 12 - 3/8 in...

I measured the scale length, and got 12 - 3/8 in from the nut to the crown of the 12th fret. So 2 x 12 - 3/8 = 24 - 3/4in scale length. I couldn't find any info on the guitar, thats why I measured...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 02-03-2016, 01:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 201
Posted By red.guitar
New bridge install - Intonation seems off...

I posted a thread a little while back, trying to get the 2PT trem on my CU24 copy figured out. I realized that I had to fill the existing post holes, and drill new ones, so thats what I did.

I...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-28-2016, 06:59 PM
Replies: 56,141
Views: 604,059
Posted By red.guitar
Actually, yea, you're right. I should have...

Actually, yea, you're right. I should have remembered that :haha:
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-28-2016, 06:07 PM
Replies: 56,141
Views: 604,059
Posted By red.guitar
Yeah, as far as my electronic expertise tells me...

Yeah, as far as my electronic expertise tells me :haha:



Yeah, its pretty hard to come by an original, non-molested one these days :haha: I'd like to try the YBA-1A version. 45 watts is probably...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-28-2016, 05:43 PM
Replies: 56,141
Views: 604,059
Posted By red.guitar
Yeah, I thought the price differences between the...

Yeah, I thought the price differences between the new vs old was pretty hilarious too. My bass player/roommate has a few of the older ones. I actually really liked the couple YBA's I've tried, but...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-28-2016, 05:33 PM
Replies: 56,141
Views: 604,059
Posted By red.guitar
Tell me about it :( This about sums it up...

Tell me about it :(

This about sums it up :haha:

http://i229.photobucket.com/albums/ee233/sheldonpardy/Q_zpsmzkpwhmw.jpg...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-28-2016, 04:40 PM
Replies: 56,141
Views: 604,059
Posted By red.guitar
Congrats on the SL-5. Those are great little...

Congrats on the SL-5. Those are great little amps. I only got the chance to play with one once. It was sitting in the studio we were recording in a few years back, and being the huge Slash fan I am,...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-27-2016, 06:49 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 1,706
Posted By red.guitar
Putting all 3 springs straight (like you just...

Putting all 3 springs straight (like you just mentioned) may help a little. When you have the outer ones angled like you do now, they take most of the tension, relieving tension from the inner...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-27-2016, 06:27 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 1,706
Posted By red.guitar
If you've bottomed out those screws, and it can...

If you've bottomed out those screws, and it can still move, then you'll need to add another spring.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-27-2016, 02:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 392
Posted By red.guitar
After reading your post, I think you've already...

After reading your post, I think you've already answered your own question.

You highlighted what you think are the weak pts of your rig, but then later made it clear that its all working for you,...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-27-2016, 01:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 403
Posted By red.guitar
^ Yeah, try rolling a good tube through the...

^ Yeah, try rolling a good tube through the preamp section, and see if you can find a bad tube(s).

It is pretty strange to get 2 duds in a row tho. By going through the loop, and having it running...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-27-2016, 12:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 450
Posted By red.guitar
So you tune it, then when you play a note, the...

So you tune it, then when you play a note, the high E sounds out of tune? When you check your tuning again, is it actually out of tune, or just sounds like it when you fret a note on it??

The only...
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-26-2016, 06:54 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 791
Posted By red.guitar
Like others have said, your amp will probably...

Like others have said, your amp will probably limit you more then the guitar. I play a lot of classic rock-hard rock - metal (I play a wide variety of music actually :haha: ), and my LP's are my go...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-25-2016, 06:46 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 746
Posted By red.guitar
:haha: Oh Gawd I'll let one of the more tech...

:haha: Oh Gawd

I'll let one of the more tech savvy guy's answer your questions about the HT-5....

So you're saying that a HT-5, or MA are great amps, but an Epiphone guitar sucks? Which model? I...
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