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Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 09-02-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 91
Posted By Nimbus456
Switching preamps

Hey guys/gals!

I'm curious to know if I should bother switching out my 7 year old ECC81 preamp, and if I do - are there any recommended 'upgrades'?

Cheers.
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 09-02-2014, 08:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 126
Posted By Nimbus456
Fret buzzing, string changing, and tone fixing - help needed.

Hey'a UG!

Recently, my guitar's tone seems to of died in the ass - to put it frankly.
07 model Schecter Tempest Extreme. All original hardware except the jack and nut.
I'm running it through a...
Forum: Electric Guitar 11-08-2012, 09:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 520
Posted By Nimbus456
Lol, jjfeu662. I don't like them simply because I...

Lol, jjfeu662.
I don't like them simply because I find their necks uncomfortable, and I have a hard time playing them in general. They feel like mass-produced bits of balsa wood.

To dannyalcatraz,...
Forum: Electric Guitar 11-08-2012, 04:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 520
Posted By Nimbus456
If I got an SE, I could also afford an...

If I got an SE, I could also afford an amp.

EDIT: What are the stock PRS hardwares like? PUPS, tuners, bridge etc.
Forum: Electric Guitar 11-08-2012, 03:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 520
Posted By Nimbus456
Well, my amp already has a preamp valve in it, I...

Well, my amp already has a preamp valve in it, I know that doesn't really substitute entirely for a tube amp, but I do like it. I shall look into amps regardless.



I always thought PRS were in the...
Forum: Electric Guitar 11-08-2012, 06:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 520
Posted By Nimbus456
LF recommendation on a new guitar.

Hey'a guys and gal's!

I am in the market for an upgrade to my tempest extreme.
I'll keep it short and sweet.

Budget: <$1500.

Music I play, (or try to): Coheed & Cambria, Opeth, ZZ top, Pink...
Forum: Electric Guitar 06-26-2012, 05:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 618
Posted By Nimbus456
I got it back in 06. As for the pots they're all...

I got it back in 06.

As for the pots they're all 500k, cheap to replace them luckily.
Forum: Electric Guitar 06-26-2012, 05:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 618
Posted By Nimbus456
Would it be an idea to go to Dick Smith...

Would it be an idea to go to Dick Smith Electronics and completely replace all the internals of my guitar?
Forum: Electric Guitar 06-26-2012, 04:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 618
Posted By Nimbus456
There are holes in some of the wire sheathes so...

There are holes in some of the wire sheathes so I've seen, it looks liek someone has melted them with a solder.
Could this do it over time?
Forum: Electric Guitar 06-26-2012, 03:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 618
Posted By Nimbus456
Neck pickup too quiet and dull.

Okay, so a few weeks ago I was playing with my guitar when suddenly it crackled for a second and the neck pickup dropped to almost no volume and sounded lifeless.
They are G&B schecter pickups -...
Forum: Electric Guitar 06-25-2012, 06:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 546
Posted By Nimbus456
Oh, right. Grovers it is! Now to do my research...

Oh, right. Grovers it is!
Now to do my research and find out who sells this stuff to AUS.
Forum: Electric Guitar 06-25-2012, 07:58 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 546
Posted By Nimbus456
GREAT HELP! :P You have given me some ideas...

GREAT HELP! :P

You have given me some ideas though. Anyone have ideas where I can buy quality guitar parts online for cheap? Somewhere that sells like, schaller gear.
Forum: Electric Guitar 06-25-2012, 01:30 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 546
Posted By Nimbus456
Still, its six years old like I said - I would...

Still, its six years old like I said - I would much preffer a new guitar.
Forum: Electric Guitar 06-25-2012, 12:46 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 546
Posted By Nimbus456
Im talking in AUD though, import prices are...

Im talking in AUD though, import prices are through the roof.
And no, just schecter locking tuners - it seems they don't like to use grovers or anything like that very often.
Forum: Electric Guitar 06-25-2012, 12:31 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 546
Posted By Nimbus456
To 'fix' the Schecter, I'd be looking at a new...

To 'fix' the Schecter, I'd be looking at a new nut, new pickups, new pots, new machine heads. All up - its around $500.

To get it in working order though, I just need new machine heads and pots....
Forum: Electric Guitar 06-24-2012, 11:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 546
Posted By Nimbus456
Im pretty sure all the wiring in my guitar is...

Im pretty sure all the wiring in my guitar is coming loose or has simply fried over time - most likely the pot.

I'm open to any suggestion that has a stop-tail bridge/thru-body and passive pickups...
Forum: Electric Guitar 06-24-2012, 11:37 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 546
Posted By Nimbus456
Sure thing! By broken I mean: tuners are dead -...

Sure thing! By broken I mean: tuners are dead - keep slipping out tune within second of tuning, one of my pickups simply does not work, and my jack has come loose again.

I'll reitterate my...
Forum: Electric Guitar 06-24-2012, 10:44 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 546
Posted By Nimbus456
Need help picking a guitar!

Alright, so my schecter is well and truly dead. There is something wrong with every part of it. That said, I've been playing it since I started guitar six years ago.

I recently got back into it...
Forum: The Pit 09-23-2011, 08:30 AM
Replies: 177
Views: 4,944
Posted By Nimbus456
I know a woman with manic bipolar, essentially...

I know a woman with manic bipolar, essentially the same as bipolar. socially - she is sociable enough, sure. However, she is completely ****ED when it comes to relationships eg. Goes out with one...
Forum: The Pit 09-23-2011, 08:24 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,077
Posted By Nimbus456
Given that he used real info, call the police...

Given that he used real info, call the police bro. That kind of shit is rarely tolerated by the law at all - since they could be doing it to everyone.
Forum: The Pit 09-23-2011, 08:22 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 1,734
Posted By Nimbus456
What a rude and controlling law.

What a rude and controlling law.
Forum: The Pit 09-23-2011, 07:29 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 528
Posted By Nimbus456
Woke up. Enjoyed waking up. Got drunk. Played...

Woke up.
Enjoyed waking up.
Got drunk.
Played with myself.
Listened to music.
Forum: The Pit 09-23-2011, 07:25 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 654
Posted By Nimbus456
Shit no! I'm on ultimate GUITAR and I hate guitar.

Shit no! I'm on ultimate GUITAR and I hate guitar.
Forum: The Pit 09-23-2011, 07:23 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 2,739
Posted By Nimbus456
A single snare drum by itself is pretty sad.

A single snare drum by itself is pretty sad.
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-11-2011, 07:58 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,289
Posted By Nimbus456
Pick it up, feel its weight. Plug it in, if it...

Pick it up, feel its weight.
Plug it in, if it feels good, sounds good and smells good, I'll consider it.
Forum: The Pit 09-11-2011, 07:19 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,071
Posted By Nimbus456
I gave her sex.

I gave her sex.
Forum: The Pit 09-11-2011, 07:18 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 1,315
Posted By Nimbus456
According to the poll; people on here at least...

According to the poll; people on here at least would have suspicion that 9/11 was an inside job? For example.
Forum: The Pit 09-11-2011, 07:14 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 2,372
Posted By Nimbus456
This is why killing would probably not weigh on...

This is why killing would probably not weigh on anyone here. Desensitisation FTW.
Forum: The Pit 09-11-2011, 07:09 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 2,148
Posted By Nimbus456
Seems like those daddies diddled their dicks in...

Seems like those daddies diddled their dicks in their virgin daughters.
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-11-2011, 01:27 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 288
Posted By Nimbus456
^^^^ Loooool. Also, are gibson's versatile?...

^^^^
Loooool.

Also, are gibson's versatile? Because that's really important.
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