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Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 06-29-2013, 08:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 277
Posted By vampwizzard
Youre not using a dc transformer, they do not...

Youre not using a dc transformer, they do not exist. Youre probably more likely using a power converter that has diodes and whatnot built into it. This is all wildly complicated: stick a battery on...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 06-29-2013, 08:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 289
Posted By vampwizzard
If youre getting the buzz after the AB box, you...

If youre getting the buzz after the AB box, you are introducing that noise into the signal at the AB box itself. It could be possible youve swapped the ground and hot leads off the input jacks.
Forum: The Pit 05-31-2012, 09:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 367
Posted By vampwizzard
Pi*R^2 = Area. If you double the area of the roll...

Pi*R^2 = Area. If you double the area of the roll you will have twice the amount of TP on the thing. So.. Area*2 = Pi*(New Radius)^2

Sqrt(2*Originial Area / Pi) should yield an answer for the new...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 12-20-2010, 10:00 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,341
Posted By vampwizzard
thank god beckyjc finally said it. Guys.. its...

thank god beckyjc finally said it.

Guys.. its not that complicated. If you have level drop get an active eq in your circuit. For most people, they are not going to notice. Dont over complicate it.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 12-20-2010, 09:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 253
Posted By vampwizzard
try it.

try it.
Forum: Electric Guitar 03-04-2010, 11:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 126
Posted By vampwizzard
Gibson L-5

Gibson L-5
Forum: The Pit 03-10-2009, 10:54 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 699
Posted By vampwizzard
"hey, if you need anything let me know, this...

"hey, if you need anything let me know, this is probably tough on you, and i want to be here to support you."

classic. use only in the proper situation. dont overuse.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 09-29-2008, 08:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 291
Posted By vampwizzard
go take it to a tech.

go take it to a tech.
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-29-2008, 01:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 359
Posted By vampwizzard
it probably only compressed the finish.. look for...

it probably only compressed the finish.. look for tutorials online for raising indentations in finish. It may return to normal by itself, but if not check out one of the many methods online.
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-29-2008, 01:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 272
Posted By vampwizzard
Texas specials are wired to have a bit more...

Texas specials are wired to have a bit more treble and a little more bass response.. The frequency curves are not that different from your regular stock pickups. The bridge pickup does make a clean...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 09-29-2008, 01:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 308
Posted By vampwizzard
that tone is a combination of one of his octave...

that tone is a combination of one of his octave pedals (digitech whammy or the Boss OC3) and a big muff. If youre into that tone thats where Id start looking.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 09-26-2008, 08:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 183
Posted By vampwizzard
I like Kustom amps... dunno they sound different...

I like Kustom amps... dunno they sound different to me. The valveking is a known and proven workhorse but IDK it seems like everyone has one. The crates apparently fall apart after a short while....
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 09-09-2008, 12:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 193
Posted By vampwizzard
boss dd7 if you can afford it.. it does...

boss dd7 if you can afford it.. it does everything man. It even has a short looper built into it.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 08-27-2008, 03:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 270
Posted By vampwizzard
id go with the wah only based on your...

id go with the wah only based on your inspirations. I know that the boss aw-3 with expression input sounds damn good though, very adjustable, but most expression pedals dont feel the same as their...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 08-01-2008, 09:07 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,151
Posted By vampwizzard
our bass player used wood filler.. things been...

our bass player used wood filler.. things been around for a year and a half and has held up fine. IMO you couldve done a better job with the fret removal... the fretboard got pretty ugly. Otherwise,...
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-30-2008, 02:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 352
Posted By vampwizzard
Id look for an older american deluxe, from 2005...

Id look for an older american deluxe, from 2005 and before. Sometime in that era they changed to the s-1 switching. If you can find one of the older deluxe's youd be set.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-29-2008, 04:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 450
Posted By vampwizzard
check out prince's solo on "while my guitar...

check out prince's solo on "while my guitar gently weeps" for the george harrison benefit. He played a tele emgs.. and that puppy roared.
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 07-29-2008, 03:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 233
Posted By vampwizzard
do you install them correctly? For example, do...

do you install them correctly? For example, do you clip the string roughly two tuners longer than your intended tuner and then put the end vertically into the post, then bend the string at a 90...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 07-16-2008, 10:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 187
Posted By vampwizzard
58 jazzmaster body question

Hey, I have the opportunity to check out a 58 jazzmaster body and warmoth neck this weekend.. Anyone know what I should look for to see if its as old as advertised?

The body does have sheilding in...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 07-08-2008, 10:29 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 455
Posted By vampwizzard
the starcaster body is distributed by fender and...

the starcaster body is distributed by fender and was made in china. The color is probably accurate.. so Meclar is sort of right, but not really. The Starcaster body is made of basswood, and is...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 06-30-2008, 02:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 445
Posted By vampwizzard
appartently it wont. Its a pretty common...

appartently it wont. Its a pretty common technique for fixing small dents.
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 06-30-2008, 02:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 249
Posted By vampwizzard
sand through the clear coat to the base coat,...

sand through the clear coat to the base coat, preferably only in the area youll be painting (i.e. not the whole body). paint your bullseye and then resand the area smooth and even, with your design...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 06-26-2008, 03:19 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,563
Posted By vampwizzard
lefthandman.. you wont get that beautiful...

lefthandman.. you wont get that beautiful checkered, vintage look without doing something of that sort to the body. I definately wouldnt put the neck in there. And your guitar will probably go...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 06-26-2008, 03:12 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,563
Posted By vampwizzard
if youre going to refinish it, do it thin and in...

if youre going to refinish it, do it thin and in nitro, then sand the whole thing with fine grit sandpaper (evenly, 1200 grit or so). Once thats been accomplished, id attempt putting your guitar in...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 06-19-2008, 09:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 166
Posted By vampwizzard
in short, yes. Humbuckers that are made to be...

in short, yes. Humbuckers that are made to be coil tapped, I think, have four wires or the ability to wire each coil individually, something like that. The cover doesnt matter and Im not sure of the...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 06-13-2008, 08:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 260
Posted By vampwizzard
to clean the pots? get electrical contact...

to clean the pots? get electrical contact cleaning spray and spray the pots...

to change electronics, etc, the string method is the best way. Its really hard on some guitars so goodluck.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 06-12-2008, 02:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 216
Posted By vampwizzard
people at sweetwater forums say theyve gotten it...

people at sweetwater forums say theyve gotten it to work on ubuntu. great os btw.
Forum: Electric Guitar 06-12-2008, 02:02 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,304
Posted By vampwizzard
I second the hagstrom idea.

I second the hagstrom idea.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 06-12-2008, 01:47 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 964
Posted By vampwizzard
Type: IDK I tried the Sonic Distortion and the TS...

Type: IDK I tried the Sonic Distortion and the TS and didnt like the reissues at all.. its all about personal opinion. Diffr'nt strokes for Diffr'nt folks.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 06-12-2008, 01:41 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 964
Posted By vampwizzard
yw heart. Pro guitarists use many different...

yw heart.

Pro guitarists use many different techniques to get distorted and clean sounds. Some will use only the amp's distortion (Think ZZtop), some will only use a pedal distortion (A number of...
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