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Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories Yesterday, 09:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 51
Posted By metalmingee
Has the guitar done this since you acquired it or...

Has the guitar done this since you acquired it or is it a new problem?

The first thing I always check here is the switch itself. Try spraying some good contact cleaner (I used DeOxit) on the...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories Yesterday, 08:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 82
Posted By metalmingee
I reread this and did some digging - second from...

I reread this and did some digging - second from the bottom post on the link http://www.ultimatemetal.com/forum/backline/431756-can-i-do-engl-e530.html

You basically have to move the wire in the...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories Yesterday, 10:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 82
Posted By metalmingee
Im pretty sure the e530 uses the non-midi foot...

Im pretty sure the e530 uses the non-midi foot controllers (though both connect via trs cables). Check out the manual for what they suggest. I've also seen some switch doctor pedals on eBay that are...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-24-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 259
Posted By metalmingee
For a beginner I'd recommend either playing...

For a beginner I'd recommend either playing straight off your computer with something like Peavey Revalver (the ValveKing simulation is free) and a $30 interface (or a Rocksmith cable) or the best...
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-23-2015, 06:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 277
Posted By metalmingee
Check out a Jackson with passive pickups. Great...

Check out a Jackson with passive pickups. Great necks.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-23-2015, 05:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 255
Posted By metalmingee
I've been getting my Engl fill (or is it actually...

I've been getting my Engl fill (or is it actually making the feeling worse :-)) from Peavey Revalver 4. They have a PowerBall II emulation that's been getting most of my practice time lately. It...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-22-2015, 09:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 221
Posted By metalmingee
The 6505 mini may be pretty cool but I doubt it...

The 6505 mini may be pretty cool but I doubt it will come in under 350 CAR with a cab. Look for a used 6505+ combo. You may have stretch the budget a little but it should be worth it. For VH you'd...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-22-2015, 09:18 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 526
Posted By metalmingee
I was thinking he same thing here. You lose 2...

I was thinking he same thing here. You lose 2 preamp tubes and changed the power tubes to EL34s but add functionality. Hmmm. I guess as long as it sounds good. And frankly, Peavey does awesome...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-21-2015, 11:16 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 828
Posted By metalmingee
I was talking with a guy today who used to have...

I was talking with a guy today who used to have the Fenders but swears by the Mesa F30 now. You really may want to check those out. There's a Mesa dealer in Richmond.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-21-2015, 09:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 329
Posted By metalmingee
Thanks for the replies. I'm a pretty open...

Thanks for the replies. I'm a pretty open thinker trying to see both sides. I'm thinking that it may be a case of the dealer not wanting to put up the vendor any longer. I'd be curious to see how...
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-21-2015, 06:22 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 493
Posted By metalmingee
Happy NDG. Love Jacksons!

Happy NDG. Love Jacksons!
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-21-2015, 06:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 122
Posted By metalmingee
For my Jacksons I downloaded all of the old...

For my Jacksons I downloaded all of the old catalogs from their site and went through them until I found a match. I at least got a pretty tight range of years they were manufactured this way. This...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-21-2015, 06:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 329
Posted By metalmingee
JJ Tube Quality Issues?

Hey everyone,

I dropped my 5150 combo off with a local tech that has a great reputation and also hand builds custom amps and pickups. The amp tends to sound great once in a while and meh the rest...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-18-2015, 09:55 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 572
Posted By metalmingee
Look at Engl E670 or a PowerBall II. The Mesa...

Look at Engl E670 or a PowerBall II.

The Mesa RoadKing or a Mark V.
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-14-2015, 11:22 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 482
Posted By metalmingee
I have an old Epiphone SG Special - you know the...

I have an old Epiphone SG Special - you know the dirt cheap one - and its finish is way better than that Gibson. Send it back. There's no telling what else is wrong or will show up.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-14-2015, 10:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 169
Posted By metalmingee
I think you're looking for a Voodoo labs Ground...

I think you're looking for a Voodoo labs Ground Controller possibly paired up with their Control Switcher depending on your amps.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-13-2015, 03:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 324
Posted By metalmingee
That hiss may be normal if it's really low volume...

That hiss may be normal if it's really low volume but I don't have a VK. Tube amps make noise.

Regardless it's always a good idea to keep a spare set of tubes on hand anyway. Most folks on this...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-12-2015, 09:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 324
Posted By metalmingee
If it buzzes badly without any cables plugged in...

If it buzzes badly without any cables plugged in (keep the speaker plugged in if its a head) try reseating all of the tubes. They may have been jarred loose during transit.

You just received this...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-12-2015, 08:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 324
Posted By metalmingee
Have you changed the instrument cable?

Have you changed the instrument cable?
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 01-12-2015, 05:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 86
Posted By metalmingee
Are you sure you didn't knock something loose...

Are you sure you didn't knock something loose trying to shove the battery in? There are some external 9v holders you can purchase too if you don't want to rig something on your own.

I'd check all...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-12-2015, 05:04 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 534
Posted By metalmingee
Your best solution here is probably an amp sim on...

Your best solution here is probably an amp sim on the computer. I use Peavey Revalver and it is great.

You can also get something like a Line 6 POD HD500X and some 6-8" monitor speakers.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-12-2015, 01:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 361
Posted By metalmingee
For home use a Line 6 POD HD500X may be a better...

For home use a Line 6 POD HD500X may be a better fit. This can get you "loud" tones via headphones or about any speaker. If your Vypyr has a effects loop you can plug the pod into the return and use...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-08-2015, 10:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 142
Posted By metalmingee
A automobile or marine upholsterer could probably...

A automobile or marine upholsterer could probably make you a custom one.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-08-2015, 10:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 180
Posted By metalmingee
If you want the IRT cab, Guitar Center used has...

If you want the IRT cab, Guitar Center used has one for $300 right now if you're in the US.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-06-2015, 11:21 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 882
Posted By metalmingee
Peavey ReValver on your computer gives you the...

Peavey ReValver on your computer gives you the ValveKing model for free. Get a simple interface for about $30 or use a Rocksmith cable and you're done.

Or get a POD or a Vox Amplug or something...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-06-2015, 11:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 125
Posted By metalmingee
I second WGS. They seem to have a ton of...

I second WGS. They seem to have a ton of 10" speakers. Just email them to see what they recommend.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-05-2015, 11:04 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 547
Posted By metalmingee
If you have a computer and some sort of interface...

If you have a computer and some sort of interface to plug a guitar in (a Rocksmith Cable or you can get an unbranded interface for about $20-$30 USD) you can try out Peavey ReValver software.

They...
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-04-2015, 01:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 292
Posted By metalmingee
How long are you going between string changes? ...

How long are you going between string changes? You may only be getting 2 weeks on a set of strings.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 12-30-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 450
Posted By metalmingee
For just an apartment trade in the ME-25 for a...

For just an apartment trade in the ME-25 for a Line6 Pod HD500x. That way you can use full amp, effect, and cab simulation and play through headphones or any stereo or a monitor speaker at home and...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 12-30-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 1,988
Posted By metalmingee
If you really want the recording interface try...

If you really want the recording interface try out the new Peavey Valveking, Engl e530, or Laney Ironheart studio.

Or just mic it up?

If you're going to be mostly / all home computer playing check...
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