Go Back   UG Community @ Ultimate-Guitar.Com > Search Forums
User Name  
Password
Search:

Showing results 1 to 30 of 500
Search took 0.71 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: KenG
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-16-2014, 08:31 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 655
Posted By KenG
What modelling amps have you tried? The Kemper is...

What modelling amps have you tried?
The Kemper is still digital and uses processors to take these snapshots. They may not call it modelling but it's still an analog input then A/D conversion, messing...
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-15-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 655
Posted By KenG
I have so many tube amps over my 35+ years of...

I have so many tube amps over my 35+ years of playing and to satisfy my demand for many different tones I'd need a slew of tube amplifiers. (a Fender, Marshall, Vox, etc)

I'm actually really happy...
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-14-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 655
Posted By KenG
For a few dollars more than a new Trad or...

For a few dollars more than a new Trad or Standard you're into a used Custom Shop model. A plain Top R8 or R7 is between 2200-2600 max. The value won't drop much more than that unless you beat it to...
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-14-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 196
Posted By KenG
Basically it sounds like you paid too much for it...

Basically it sounds like you paid too much for it to start with unfortunately if it can be had new for 306 regularly where you are located! If it's a one time (special) deal for that price wait till...
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-13-2014, 10:29 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,274
Posted By KenG
That Tribute + gives you a lot of features for...

That Tribute + gives you a lot of features for something like $599 New. Good quality electronics, solid maple cap (figure is veneer but it's on solid maple), good quality electronics, apparently real...
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-13-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 168
Posted By KenG
Did you buy it new? If so it's under warranty so...

Did you buy it new? If so it's under warranty so take it back!
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-08-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 120
Posted By KenG
Is this that cheap $139 Les Paul copy?

Is this that cheap $139 Les Paul copy?
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 09-06-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 227
Posted By KenG
Try looking into the Blackstar ID TVP series. I...

Try looking into the Blackstar ID TVP series. I just brought the 60W version home for $529.00 CAD New! Some great reviews on the Web on these. What attracted me was the TVP selections that really...
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-04-2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 220
Posted By KenG
An LP with a bolt on neck is just wrong!

An LP with a bolt on neck is just wrong!
Forum: Electric Guitar 08-23-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 115
Posted By KenG
Well as mentioned drop tunings can make it harder...

Well as mentioned drop tunings can make it harder to intonate the guitar but the real culprit is the string gauge. The heavier the strings the more length you have to add to the open string to...
Forum: Electric Guitar 08-18-2014, 07:06 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 687
Posted By KenG
Yes and they look remarkably similar to the...

Yes and they look remarkably similar to the Gibson models in some cases. Great reputation but I doubt after 30+ years there'd be many original Gibson Kalamazoo folks other than the owners still there.
Forum: Electric Guitar 08-18-2014, 08:13 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 687
Posted By KenG
You'd be amazed at the stuff some people fret...

You'd be amazed at the stuff some people fret over in their guitars! I know I am at times. ;)
Forum: Electric Guitar 08-17-2014, 06:58 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 923
Posted By KenG
If you're talking about the OP pics that is Not a...

If you're talking about the OP pics that is Not a Honey Burst! It's Tobacco with what's referred to as a rim-burst versus teardrop application.

ON SECOND THOUGHT WHO THE HECK KNOWS? The rim looks...
Forum: Electric Guitar 08-14-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 687
Posted By KenG
Yes Luthiers like this guy deal in historical...

Yes Luthiers like this guy deal in historical accuracy details that you can't even see.
Forum: Electric Guitar 08-13-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 389
Posted By KenG
Well according to Dan Erlewine bolt on necks...

Well according to Dan Erlewine bolt on necks (specifically Fenders) suffer from the hump not Gibsons.
Of the 4 modern Gibson's I've owned (all from model year 2010 & later) they've never needed...
Forum: Electric Guitar 08-13-2014, 07:04 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 687
Posted By KenG
A hand built replica will cost a fair bit from an...

A hand built replica will cost a fair bit from an unknown builder & resale value will be low. If you go with a reputable replica builder it will cost more than a custom shop Re-Issue but will be...
Forum: Electric Guitar 08-12-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 354
Posted By KenG
If you want a genuine "Les Paul" then...

If you want a genuine "Les Paul" then it's Epiphone or Gibson only. If you want a Les Paul copy/clone then Tokai, Burny, Greco. If you want a "LP-Like" guitar then there's ton's of those, PRS, Agile,...
Forum: Electric Guitar 08-02-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 332
Posted By KenG
I'm very happy with mine, it's a nice LP styled...

I'm very happy with mine, it's a nice LP styled guitar. The only thing I did was to change the strings from 9-42 to 10-46 and file the nut for the larger strings and remove excess height on the...
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-31-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,681
Posted By KenG
Joe Bonamassa for me. Excellent Blues & Rock...

Joe Bonamassa for me. Excellent Blues & Rock tones.
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-28-2014, 04:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 172
Posted By KenG
More than likely you're on a circuit with some...

More than likely you're on a circuit with some appliance or computer or TV that's generating some noise that your amp is picking up.
When you touch the strings and the amp goes quiet that basically...
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-27-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 407
Posted By KenG
This..... Don't know where this "last...

This..... Don't know where this "last fret" came from but is continually repeated here (17 is Fenders top end but you can use the 1st fret that sit's over the body). I agree with Dspellman that the...
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-25-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 372
Posted By KenG
^^^ Imagine how he'd have felt if you'd told him...

^^^ Imagine how he'd have felt if you'd told him to go screw himself and the deal was off? All for 5 quid.

The secret to a sale with no hard feelings is simply know the value of what you're selling...
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-24-2014, 08:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 372
Posted By KenG
$250 is a very fair price for a 500 new guitar....

$250 is a very fair price for a 500 new guitar. You can pay it or try to be a f*cking jerk and cut him down more possibly pissing him off and loosing the sale. Too many children on this site.
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-22-2014, 10:47 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 739
Posted By KenG
Long term the rosewood will hold up better. The...

Long term the rosewood will hold up better. The finish applied to the maple will eventually wear out and you'll start staining the maple that's exposed. I read once that Leo himself was horrified by...
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-22-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 258
Posted By KenG
this, the Gibson pump polish is recommended by...

this, the Gibson pump polish is recommended by Gibson specifically for their guitars. Another great product is Virtuosp Cleaner and Polish but it's maninly for glossier nitro finishes vs the thin...
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-20-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 343
Posted By KenG
That site is next to useless. :shrug:

That site is next to useless. :shrug:
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-08-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 421
Posted By KenG
Today's Dean is a revived from the dead Dean...

Today's Dean is a revived from the dead Dean company that Gibson bought out. The originals in the late 70's/80's were serious Gibson-formula guitars (woods, scale & construction) with different...
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-07-2014, 04:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 228
Posted By KenG
Whew! Not good! On the first pic of the Low E...

Whew! Not good! On the first pic of the Low E side I thought at first your binding was pulling away from the neck and fingerboard, then when I looked at your other pic and saw the crack wandering off...
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-01-2014, 05:17 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 633
Posted By KenG
I bought one back in 1980 or so and kept it a few...

I bought one back in 1980 or so and kept it a few years before buying a G&L Legacy. They T60) were a good guitar and the prices back then would've equivalent to 1K or so today so it is not a low...
Forum: Electric Guitar 06-29-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 656
Posted By KenG
^^ Dave if you converted to classical it would...

^^ Dave if you converted to classical it would work better for an LP. It also lines the guitar closer to where it hangs when standing up. Being a SUper Strat guy I can see why you'd not prefer that...
Showing results 1 to 30 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:54 PM.

Forum Archives / About / Terms of Use / Advertise / Contact / Ultimate-Guitar.Com © 2014
Powered by: vBulletin Version 3.0.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.