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Forum: The Pit 12-27-2014, 11:13 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 665
Posted By Way Cool JR.
I haven't had any use for a portable music device...

I haven't had any use for a portable music device since the early '90s. I have 3 Hi-Fi's at home (living room, man cave, garage) and a stereo in all my cars. I don't listen to music on foot or...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 12-27-2014, 12:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 111
Posted By Way Cool JR.
If it's just a basic hard case, then either get...

If it's just a basic hard case, then either get the custom fit ESP LTD MH hard case or the Gator Extra Long Deluxe hard case.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 12-27-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 228
Posted By Way Cool JR.
Thanks for mentioning that since I forgot to add...

Thanks for mentioning that since I forgot to add that to the downfalls. I experienced that problem to during my testing of these types of connectors. With this problem there's nothing you can do...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 12-27-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 228
Posted By Way Cool JR.
Don't waste your time and money on them. I...

Don't waste your time and money on them. I bought several of the straight ones like you posted a link to and bought several of the offset ones. I thought they would be the greatest thing to have...
Forum: Electric Guitar 12-25-2014, 11:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 170
Posted By Way Cool JR.
I'm glad you got it fixed. I figured that was...

I'm glad you got it fixed. I figured that was the problem, and I tried to explain it the best I could to you to get it fixed. So, no money wasted and all is good. Thanks for posting the pic Hydra. ...
Forum: Electric Guitar 12-25-2014, 07:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 170
Posted By Way Cool JR.
You simply need to tighten the screw (Philips...

You simply need to tighten the screw (Philips head) on the end of the tuning key/knob you turn to tune the guitar. Just tighten it till it doesn't wiggle anymore. Don't over tighten it or you could...
Forum: The Pit 12-25-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 2,779
Posted By Way Cool JR.
A grey Members Only Iconic Racer jacket. :cool:...

A grey Members Only Iconic Racer jacket. :cool:
6pk of boxer briefs
2. 1.5L bottles of Shiraz wine
1. 750ml bottle of strawberry shortcake wine
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 12-25-2014, 10:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 142
Posted By Way Cool JR.
Switchcraft makes some really great quality 3...

Switchcraft makes some really great quality 3 ways. A really great tip for prolonging the life of your 3 way switches. When you are done playing your guitar, and before you put it up, always put...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 12-22-2014, 10:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 155
Posted By Way Cool JR.
Then just get a new black trem style bridge, they...

Then just get a new black trem style bridge, they do make them you know. I'm still sticking with my 1st post.

EDIT: Guitar Fetish is a good place to find a good quality replacement for a good...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 12-21-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 155
Posted By Way Cool JR.
Just block the bridge, leave the springs on and...

Just block the bridge, leave the springs on and remove the arm. It will be much easier, cheaper and will accomplish the same thing.
Forum: The Pit 12-20-2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 4,232
Views: 63,300
Posted By Way Cool JR.
A couple pics (and short review) of my new fully...

A couple pics (and short review) of my new fully upgraded, properly decked out Dinka Jester race car. I bought all the matching body upgrades but they do have all the other options found on the...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 12-20-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 181
Posted By Way Cool JR.
You need to lower the studs/posts the Floyd...

You need to lower the studs/posts the Floyd pivots on to lower the action. You can not lower the height of the saddles individually unless they are already shimmed, which they are not from the...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 12-16-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 227
Posted By Way Cool JR.
It would be better to actually test the nut...

It would be better to actually test the nut before assuming it's the problem and wasting time & money. Push on the strings behind the nut to see if it makes them go sharp. Play each string...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 12-13-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 196
Posted By Way Cool JR.
No prob. You're welcome. :cheers:

No prob. You're welcome. :cheers:
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 12-13-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 196
Posted By Way Cool JR.
That's awesome. Enjoy your new guitar. :)

That's awesome. Enjoy your new guitar. :)
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 12-11-2014, 11:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 196
Posted By Way Cool JR.
You should be fine soldering them all together...

You should be fine soldering them all together since they are all grounds. It's important to get the bridge grounded for you don't get any unwanted buzzing. Also it would be best to tape off, or...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 12-11-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 196
Posted By Way Cool JR.
Those wires were more than likely soldered to the...

Those wires were more than likely soldered to the back (casing) of the pots. As bad as that soldering job looks I'm not surprised they came off. The hole in the body I'v heard that it's used for...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 12-07-2014, 11:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 286
Posted By Way Cool JR.
I guess the EVH's are Herco Nylon Flex .60s (that...

I guess the EVH's are Herco Nylon Flex .60s (that are also made by Dunlop). The Herco's have a little bit different mixture than the regular Dunlop Nylon's (according to Dunlop) so that could be the...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 12-06-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 286
Posted By Way Cool JR.
Just get some Dunlop Nylon Standards .60mm and...

Just get some Dunlop Nylon Standards .60mm and you should be good to go. They are more than likely just re-branded .60mm Dunlop Nylon's anyways.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 12-01-2014, 11:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 137
Posted By Way Cool JR.
+1 Also be sure you are actually using a speaker...

+1

Also be sure you are actually using a speaker cable to hook to the cab and not an instrument cable. If you're using an instrument cable it could possibly be causing your constant problems with...
Forum: The Pit 11-27-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 197
Posted By Way Cool JR.
If you stick with a vintage trem just be sure to...

If you stick with a vintage trem just be sure to stay with a standard nut to. With a locking nut and standard trem with no fine tuners, it will be a never ending battle getting it in tune and...
Forum: Electric Guitar 11-27-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 360
Posted By Way Cool JR.
Yeah it is normal to have it set higher/lower on...

Yeah it is normal to have it set higher/lower on one side, But
when it comes to a Floyd you want the base plate & pivot/action posts to be adjusted the same height on both sides. Then if you need...
Forum: Electric Guitar 11-26-2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 360
Posted By Way Cool JR.
It is ideal to keep both sides the same height on...

It is ideal to keep both sides the same height on a Floyd Rose. This way the knife edges are level in the grooves of the posts. When you have both sides of the Floyd set at different heights, it...
Forum: The Pit 11-26-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 1,005
Views: 63,844
Posted By Way Cool JR.
I had both of these games on the regular Sega...

I had both of these games on the regular Sega Genesis. They were great, and very addictive. :)
Forum: The Pit 11-22-2014, 10:17 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 513
Posted By Way Cool JR.
Richard Pryor Sam Kinison Steve Martin Bill...

Richard Pryor
Sam Kinison
Steve Martin
Bill Cosby (sadly)
Eddie Murphy
Rodney Dangerfield
George Carlin
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 11-21-2014, 05:18 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 465
Posted By Way Cool JR.
Why would you do that? The locking nut is to...

Why would you do that? The locking nut is to prevent the strings from slipping/moving at all, locked solid. Lubricating a nut is to help the strings move more freely with less resistance in a...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 11-20-2014, 11:07 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 578
Posted By Way Cool JR.
A chorus pedal is pretty much a necessity for a...

A chorus pedal is pretty much a necessity for a lot of Metallica's clean parts and intros. Think of Sanitarium, One and Enter Sandman as a few examples. A great one to look at IMO is the MXR M148...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 11-20-2014, 09:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 205
Posted By Way Cool JR.
That's just a typical Switchcraft style enclosed...

That's just a typical Switchcraft style enclosed 1/4" stereo jack. So if you wan't an exact replacement they are easy to find and cheap enough. Otherwise, your question has already been answered. :)
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 11-18-2014, 11:46 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 367
Posted By Way Cool JR.
You can if it's a stereo capable cab with 2...

You can if it's a stereo capable cab with 2 separate jacks for each channel. Then you just need to make sure the ohms match each head and the speakers are powerful enough to handle the load of each...
Forum: The Pit 11-17-2014, 10:23 AM
Replies: 4,232
Views: 63,300
Posted By Way Cool JR.
It's cool to see the Stallion is making a...

It's cool to see the Stallion is making a comeback (I can't figure out how to post the animated GIF image) http://fat.gfycat.com/NiftyWastefulGrouper.webm. I just hope the top is functional and not...
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