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Forum: Electric Guitar Yesterday, 01:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 375
Posted By metalmingee
At $500 I'd look for a used Jackson DKMG (with...

At $500 I'd look for a used Jackson DKMG (with Floyd) or DKMGT (without Floyd). Guitar Center has a bunch for your price range.

You can also get some decent used Ibanez RG models for that price...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-30-2015, 08:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 253
Posted By metalmingee
The Variax guitars can change tunings and other...

The Variax guitars can change tunings and other sounds with the onboard knobs and the Whammy pedal takes care of the trem.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-28-2015, 09:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 230
Posted By metalmingee
I have a few questions/comments here: 1. Are we...

I have a few questions/comments here:

1. Are we talking about old Cliff Burton Metallica, Black - Reload "Metallica", or newer Death Magnetic Metallica? The Crunch channel/button will get you by...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-28-2015, 09:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 189
Posted By metalmingee
Gain at -12? That's all the way off. I've never...

Gain at -12? That's all the way off. I've never tried that with mine. What happens when you put Gain at 0? Maybe it's cutting the signal :shrug:
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-28-2015, 08:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 240
Posted By metalmingee
Amp stands are awesome. Huge tone improvement and...

Amp stands are awesome. Huge tone improvement and it's $40 for a fancy one - http://www.guitarcenter.com/ProLine-AMP-STAND-107420127-i2709089.gc?country=us&currency=usd&isfullsite=1
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-27-2015, 07:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 402
Posted By metalmingee
Enjoy! :cheers:

Enjoy! :cheers:
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-27-2015, 06:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 224
Posted By metalmingee
Enjoy! :cheers:

Enjoy! :cheers:
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-25-2015, 09:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 308
Posted By metalmingee
Try using hockey pad tape. Easy to work with,...

Try using hockey pad tape. Easy to work with, holds pads to a player and leaves no residue.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-25-2015, 09:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 162
Posted By metalmingee
...

http://support.evhgear.com/manuals/EVH_5150III_50W_AmpHead_OwnersManual_079107b.pdf

Page 7 has a chart of speaker loads and the correct impedance switch setting.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-24-2015, 04:01 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 384
Posted By metalmingee
If you don't really want to dial the amp in try a...

If you don't really want to dial the amp in try a Peavey 6505.

Heavy to really heavy - Red channel, Gain on 3 - 5, EQ all on 5, volume where you want.
Less heavy to thrash stuff - Green channel,...
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-24-2015, 09:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 128
Posted By metalmingee
Cool. Do you have the Gio version (white or...

Cool. Do you have the Gio version (white or black) or the RGM55 (non-Gio red or blue) in your shop?
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-24-2015, 08:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 128
Posted By metalmingee
Quality 3/4 Size Electric Guitar

Hey everyone,

I'm researching QUALITY 3/4 sized guitars first for my boys to start learning on (8 and 10) and then become my travel guitar after they outgrow it.

I'm very concerned about quality...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-24-2015, 08:05 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 253
Posted By metalmingee
What type of music are you wanting to play?

What type of music are you wanting to play?
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-23-2015, 10:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 324
Posted By metalmingee
I think dspellman is onto this one. That looks...

I think dspellman is onto this one. That looks like a crack to me as it isn't straight. I have and have seen other guitars that have finish cracks at the neck pocket but they are straight lines. ...
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-23-2015, 06:29 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 602
Posted By metalmingee
I'd say if instead of whenever. The trem may be...

I'd say if instead of whenever. The trem may be just fine. If the guitar is perfect it's most likely a case queen with no wear. Research how to perform setups and maintenance on a Floyd as well...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 07-23-2015, 06:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 191
Posted By metalmingee
Check out the picture in this thread...

Check out the picture in this thread http://www.ultimate-guitar.com/forum/showthread.php?t=1681767
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 07-23-2015, 06:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 148
Posted By metalmingee
The extra bit of wire is not the issue unless...

The extra bit of wire is not the issue unless it's not connecting properly or was left bare and is shorting out.

Are you sure everything is hooked up correctly? Maybe a few pictures?

Did you put...
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-23-2015, 08:14 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 887
Posted By metalmingee
From what you posted I'd buy #3. I wouldn't touch...

From what you posted I'd buy #3. I wouldn't touch #2.

The differences between #1 and #3 look to be mostly cosmetic.

The styles of music you list mainly use EMG 81/85 and not the more versatile...
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-23-2015, 08:03 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 602
Posted By metalmingee
A perfect DKMG for $200 is a freaking steal. Try...

A perfect DKMG for $200 is a freaking steal. Try to keep a straight face when you buy it.

Post some pics and we can give you more info on it.
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-22-2015, 07:38 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 572
Posted By metalmingee
When you play sitting down use the classical...

When you play sitting down use the classical position (super strat bottom curve on your left leg, not your right) and use a guitarist footstool. Way more comfortable.

I agree with the pick a...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-22-2015, 07:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 191
Posted By metalmingee
I'm pretty sure V4 is for the loop. You can try...

I'm pretty sure V4 is for the loop. You can try swapping tube positions and see if the problem moves elsewhere.

You can also try cleaning the tube socket for V4 by removing the tube, spraying the...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-21-2015, 01:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 124
Posted By metalmingee
Did your friend only try to power it with a...

Did your friend only try to power it with a battery or did they provide their own (possibly incorrect) power supply?
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-21-2015, 01:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 282
Posted By metalmingee
So I would clarify, are you really asking for amp...

So I would clarify, are you really asking for amp suggestions that sound good at apartment volumes AND gig volumes vs. a low watt amp. They are not the same. . . .

The best "cranked tube" sound you...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-21-2015, 07:59 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 520
Posted By metalmingee
I recently stumbled upon Airis Pedals. Check...

I recently stumbled upon Airis Pedals. Check them out.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-17-2015, 09:43 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 230
Posted By metalmingee
Yes. It's on their website. Google is your...

Yes. It's on their website. Google is your friend :)
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-17-2015, 08:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 230
Posted By metalmingee
I was referring to their website to help the OP...

I was referring to their website to help the OP out. Mesa and Peavey throw it all out there. Blackstar not so much.

I'm not saying Blackstar sucks, just their lack of transparency in this...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-16-2015, 08:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 230
Posted By metalmingee
That's about it, especially with solid state amps.

That's about it, especially with solid state amps.
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-16-2015, 07:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 191
Posted By metalmingee
This is completely subjective. Who cares what I...

This is completely subjective. Who cares what I would buy if you're the one playing it? I wouldn't by either because I prefer different guitars - and I own an Epi SG Special and a Les Paul shape...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-16-2015, 07:46 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 230
Posted By metalmingee
Backstar really hides their info. It's buried in...

Backstar really hides their info. It's buried in the manual:

2. Speaker Outputs ID:60TVP, ID:100TVP
There are two parallel speaker outputs for connecting external speaker cabinets. The minimum load...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-15-2015, 08:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 304
Posted By metalmingee
The channel select switch on a good amp. . . You...

The channel select switch on a good amp. . . You need to give us a little more to go on here. What's your current setup?
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