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Forum: The Pit 06-26-2014, 04:35 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 672
Posted By spiroth10
any college major reccomendations?

my lifes shit where I am, and I absolutely gotta go, record isnt clean so military is out, and my gpa with my associates wasnt good (because I dual majored in music and ****ed off a semester of...
Forum: The Pit 05-10-2014, 01:55 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 1,743
Posted By spiroth10
and I know people, just nobody who would get ME a...

and I know people, just nobody who would get ME a reference to an important job, because they have someone else theyd help first.
Forum: The Pit 05-10-2014, 01:53 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 1,743
Posted By spiroth10
I do, honestly. so basically im hopeless right?...

I do, honestly.

so basically im hopeless right? for no reason?

doesnt that make me, and everyone in my situation oppressed by society, and therefore, make society wrong and evil? why is it right...
Forum: The Pit 05-10-2014, 01:44 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 1,743
Posted By spiroth10
already have one I dont want to die fighting...

already have one



I dont want to die fighting for people I disagree with. Id rather starve then join the army. thought about the air force for a second. then realized how much it disgusted me, and...
Forum: The Pit 05-10-2014, 01:34 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 1,743
Posted By spiroth10
so... how does one go about getting a decent job with no experience quickly?

it seems to me, almost every decent job (at least $13-$18/hr) requires you to know people, probably have prior training you received earlier in life, go to school for 6+ years (masters degree),...
Forum: Tab Talk 02-22-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 365
Posted By spiroth10
Thanks, I was beginning to figure as much. it...

Thanks, I was beginning to figure as much. it just gets frustrating. I suppose learning through example by watching vids and trusting my ear really is the only option...

so from now on I'll figure...
Forum: Electric Guitar 02-21-2014, 03:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 155
Posted By spiroth10
dave sabo uses a peavey wolfgang, which im...

dave sabo uses a peavey wolfgang, which im assuming has stock pickups but I cant really be sure. the other guitarist used custom strats, so they're up in the air what he used.

you could always ebay...
Forum: Tab Talk 02-21-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 365
Posted By spiroth10
alright, for a quick example, check out any...

alright, for a quick example, check out any number of hear my train a-comin tabs out there. the CLOSEST one ive found online is an attempt at the version from people, hell and angels, and its still...
Forum: Electric Guitar 02-21-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 91
Posted By spiroth10
so I have some extremely heavy nylon wound strings, what do I do with them?

They are .016-.052, all black nylon tape wound. Pretty sure they're some kinda jazz string, got em for free.

what do I do with them? will they even fit an unmodified nut? should I like, put em on my...
Forum: Tab Talk 02-21-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 365
Posted By spiroth10
so where can I buy VERY accurate tabs?

Ive gotten a few books in the past - all wrong and worse than any free tabs on the web. some I've acquired through torrents have been ok.

main problem I find is nobody who's tabbing it is doing it...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 03-14-2013, 09:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 333
Posted By spiroth10
I would think you might like seymour duncan...

I would think you might like seymour duncan pearly gates perhaps?
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 02-13-2013, 02:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 313
Posted By spiroth10
...used peavy ultra perhaps? im not sure how much...

...used peavy ultra perhaps? im not sure how much they're going for, but on ebay you might be able to snag one cheap - they are basically the same model as the XXX and JSX, just older, and more...
Forum: Electric Guitar 02-13-2013, 02:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 491
Posted By spiroth10
I know some losers who like 8s on les pauls...

I know some losers who like 8s on les pauls because they have girly fingers haha...

but like, most guitars come with .09s from the factory, mainly because they want the guitars to play easier to...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 12-06-2012, 07:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 520
Posted By spiroth10
what tone cap for emg pickups/25kpots??

got a set a couple weeks ago and got them in the guitar, but I have the wrong tone cap in and it either broke when i took it off the other pot or is just completely wrong (it came from a 500k...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 11-28-2012, 12:13 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 321
Posted By spiroth10
its a carvin ct4 goldtop. I got her used. and I...

its a carvin ct4 goldtop. I got her used.

and I know about the stereo jack, I have 2 of them already. I'm probably also gonna add another battery in series for that extra headroom.

I'll go waste...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 11-27-2012, 10:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 321
Posted By spiroth10
hopefully its not too much of a bitch because...

hopefully its not too much of a bitch because people on the carvin forums seem to be saying it is a pain to swap the pickups. but the pickups are killing this guitar for me, so any amount of work is...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 11-27-2012, 10:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 321
Posted By spiroth10
I was stupid and forgot the pickup rings extended...

I was stupid and forgot the pickup rings extended past the wood :p. thats no biggie, I've got 20 bucks in my pocket and I'll pick some black ones up tomorrow
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 11-27-2012, 10:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 321
Posted By spiroth10
they're carvin pickups. so I guess I'll have to...

they're carvin pickups. so I guess I'll have to get new rings and maybe drill it out a bit. which is annoying as ****. I dislike carvin pickups

is this going to be a game killer though? Im not sure...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 11-27-2012, 09:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 618
Posted By spiroth10
well might wanna move to my new thread about the...

well might wanna move to my new thread about the free emgs I got. because I did get them on the super cheap. I got an 81 and a 60 for free, and im fairly positive I have everything I need, but im not...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 11-27-2012, 09:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 321
Posted By spiroth10
so... your saying all the electronics are indeed...

so... your saying all the electronics are indeed contained within the pickup and all I need is to wire it up tomorrow?.

if so, then - JOY!!!!... I just wasnt sure because some of the diagrams and...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 11-27-2012, 09:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 321
Posted By spiroth10
just got a set of emgs for free from someone, do I have all the parts I need (pics)?

i just got a set of emg 81/60 pickups from a friend who didnt need them.

Im not sure if I have everything I need, are the electronics all contained in the pickup? The electronics I have with it are...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 11-26-2012, 01:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 618
Posted By spiroth10
active pickups in a carvin carved top? opinions?

I have a beautiful Carvin Ct4 gold top and shes absolutely beautiful, and very versatile axe.

but I kinda dont like the pickups that much and I think they're going a wee bit microphonic. either way...
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-27-2012, 01:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 489
Posted By spiroth10
really the quality and such depends on...

really the quality and such depends on playability and the sound your looking for.

you need pickups with the right output for the styles your playing, good cuts of wood, good construction of the...
Forum: Acoustic & Classical Guitar 01-27-2012, 12:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 517
Posted By spiroth10
because of the tonal complexity of classical...

because of the tonal complexity of classical guitar pieces, you want something with good but balanced response.

a lot of bass isnt good, neither is midrange or highs, you want a lot of it ALL. good...
Forum: Acoustic & Classical Guitar 12-30-2011, 12:33 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 719
Posted By spiroth10
disagree on wrist position. using a footstool to...

disagree on wrist position. using a footstool to raise your left leg (or a guitar knee rest), and holding your wrist straight while balancing the guitar on your left knee, and your forearm (only part...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 12-30-2011, 12:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 172
Posted By spiroth10
im fairly sure its a flutter effect on a floyd...

im fairly sure its a flutter effect on a floyd rose. the type/quality of your floyd rose will affect your ability to do this.

you basically make the springs give it a bounce effect, usually by...
Forum: Acoustic & Classical Guitar 12-27-2011, 10:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 241
Posted By spiroth10
haha im sorta in that spot myself, but I Havent...

haha im sorta in that spot myself, but I Havent died yet. aural skills class scares me though. I do kinda feel stupid about stuff though, I feel like Ive learned a lot even if I mess up sometimes...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 12-22-2011, 05:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 543
Posted By spiroth10
well yeah ik what 16th notes are, I just didnt...

well yeah ik what 16th notes are, I just didnt know how much knowledge you had so i was just sorta trying to give a half assed explanation of what I was saying in a simple fashion... what I was...
Forum: Electric Guitar 12-21-2011, 01:27 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,131
Posted By spiroth10
im in the US, I have a carvin CT4 I absolutely...

im in the US, I have a carvin CT4 I absolutely love. I dont think you made a bad choice at all, however if your not in the US there are better priced/equal quality options probably, as others have...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 12-21-2011, 12:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 543
Posted By spiroth10
pay EXTREME detail to timing. Ive learned that...

pay EXTREME detail to timing. Ive learned that from classical guitar tremolo where you prepare/place each nail before plucking.

play it at like sub metronome speeds if you cant get each pick attack...
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