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Forum: Electric Guitar Yesterday, 06:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 126
Posted By Dave_Mc
Yeah there were a few Ses and SZs which were...

Yeah there were a few Ses and SZs which were Korean-made but still Prestige- there was a big kick-up about it among Ibanez fans, eventually Ibanez capitulated to popular sentiment (I think the straw...
Forum: Electric Guitar Yesterday, 06:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 87
Posted By Dave_Mc
+1, that's a good call for the stuff he's...

+1, that's a good call for the stuff he's playing.

we need a budget, though, as Bhaok said.

regarding single coils versus humbuckers, neither is better, but they sound different and are more...
Forum: Electric Guitar Yesterday, 06:04 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 311
Posted By Dave_Mc
wow i didn't see that happening where's this...

wow i didn't see that happening

where's this affordable firebird? maybe i'm missing something, but i don't see it in the article? :confused:
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories Yesterday, 05:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 68
Posted By Dave_Mc
I dunno how close the waza version is to the...

I dunno how close the waza version is to the regular one, but I found my digitech screamin blues (glorified blues driver) didn't like being boosted. I'd tend to agree with your assessment (I haven't...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories Yesterday, 05:56 PM
Replies: 2
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Views: 97
Posted By Dave_Mc
Nice :D The clips I've heard have been pretty...

Nice :D The clips I've heard have been pretty good.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories Yesterday, 05:43 PM
Replies: 51,505
Views: 523,653
Posted By Dave_Mc
:wavey:

:wavey:
Forum: Electric Guitar Yesterday, 05:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 159
Posted By Dave_Mc
Depends on which specific ones you're talking...

Depends on which specific ones you're talking about. There's some correlation between quality and price, but it's not 100%. Some things are dearer in one part of the world than another (often because...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories Yesterday, 05:40 PM
Replies: 1,225
Views: 51,858
Posted By Dave_Mc
(fairly high output) bridge humbucker on a...

(fairly high output) bridge humbucker on a solidbody guitar, high gain tube amp (maybe with an od pedal as a boost). Maybe some delay or reverb. There sounded like there was wah in a few of those as...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing Yesterday, 05:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 283
Posted By Dave_Mc
^ Yeah.

^ Yeah.
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-01-2015, 06:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 159
Posted By Dave_Mc
Did you dump your old pickups? word on the net is...

Did you dump your old pickups? word on the net is that they were either toneriders, or else made in the same factory.
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-01-2015, 06:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 212
Posted By Dave_Mc
Nice :D

Nice :D
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 09-01-2015, 06:05 PM
Replies: 51,505
Views: 523,653
Posted By Dave_Mc
:haha

:haha
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-01-2015, 02:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 194
Posted By Dave_Mc
Not sure about the model number Looks sweet (as...

Not sure about the model number

Looks sweet (as far as I can see, those attachments are teeny :haha ) :D
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-01-2015, 02:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 68
Posted By Dave_Mc
which x50 is it? there used to be an x50pro which...

which x50 is it? there used to be an x50pro which already had duncans, it was pretty nice.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 09-01-2015, 02:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 197
Posted By Dave_Mc
+1 It's worth buying different...

+1

It's worth buying different shapes/materials/brands as well as different gauges, since those will affect how they feel and sound as well as the gauge.

It's a bit like the neck profiles thing-...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 09-01-2015, 02:08 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 357
Posted By Dave_Mc
^ If he wants to play that 80s metal stuff a...

^ If he wants to play that 80s metal stuff a floyd is pretty handy, in fact almost obligatory. But it makes changing tunings a pain. So he needs another for that.

I think he's bang-on, personally....
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 09-01-2015, 02:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 283
Posted By Dave_Mc
Yeah. There are a few high gain combos with...

Yeah. There are a few high gain combos with closed backs, but not very many.

Granted if you want an open-backed cab, then a combo can make more sense.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 09-01-2015, 02:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 257
Posted By Dave_Mc
Yeah. Maybe too quick. While I agree that the...

Yeah. Maybe too quick.

While I agree that the amp matters more, and that you should probably get it first, the paradox is that once you have that good amp the pickups can make a ton of difference.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 09-01-2015, 02:00 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 659
Posted By Dave_Mc
^ that costs like double what his amp does.

^ that costs like double what his amp does.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 09-01-2015, 01:59 PM
Replies: 51,505
Views: 523,653
Posted By Dave_Mc
+1 I think pfizer got there first :o

+1



I think pfizer got there first :o
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 08-31-2015, 06:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 121
Posted By Dave_Mc
i think so (but don't quote me on it). normally...

i think so (but don't quote me on it). normally people say the speakers are the big problem with playing bass through a guitar amp. but wait till someone else who knows for sure can answer.
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 08-31-2015, 06:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 59
Posted By Dave_Mc
wow

wow
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 08-31-2015, 06:29 PM
Replies: 51,505
Views: 523,653
Posted By Dave_Mc
yeah i suppose if you don't have a house there it...

yeah i suppose if you don't have a house there it might not be just as bad in terms of having to keep an eye on it. it's unlikely someone's going to steal your land. :D

But yeah also listen to arby,...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 08-31-2015, 02:36 PM
Replies: 51,505
Views: 523,653
Posted By Dave_Mc
^^ :haha Yeah I mean maybe I'm the strange one,...

^^ :haha

Yeah I mean maybe I'm the strange one, but I always figure that a holiday home which you have to visit (rather than going where you like) can turn into a white elephant or chore.

Then...
Forum: Electric Guitar 08-31-2015, 02:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 175
Posted By Dave_Mc
if you have your heart set on upgrading the other...

if you have your heart set on upgrading the other one, you're effectively getting the upgrades for free, so why not? if they don't improve the guitar you can then take those upgrades off and sell...
Forum: Electric Guitar 08-31-2015, 02:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 142
Posted By Dave_Mc
the locking nut sometimes has shims under it. if...

the locking nut sometimes has shims under it. if you take it off you should be able to remove some of the shims (if they're there).
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 08-31-2015, 02:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 257
Posted By Dave_Mc
tone zone/air norton should do it, if you want to...

tone zone/air norton should do it, if you want to stick with dimarzio

are you sure it's not the amp?
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 08-31-2015, 02:27 PM
Replies: 51,505
Views: 523,653
Posted By Dave_Mc
^ So basically you're planning on paying a ton of...

^ So basically you're planning on paying a ton of money for something which turns a holiday into a job?

Yeah I can't see any kind of problem with that. :p:
Forum: Guitar Techniques 08-31-2015, 02:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 238
Posted By Dave_Mc
Vai does it sometimes, too. I'm guessing a lot...

Vai does it sometimes, too.

I'm guessing a lot of people do it, though.
Forum: Electric Guitar 08-30-2015, 06:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 216
Posted By Dave_Mc
Are you in the UK? It's a bit of a risk buying...

Are you in the UK? It's a bit of a risk buying from so far away as GFS if you're in the UK- if something goes wrong you might not have much comeback, plus postage and customs/VAT (~25% of the total...
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