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Forum: Bands & Artists Today, 01:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 117
Posted By bustapr
not that I have anything against prog, but to me...

not that I have anything against prog, but to me they all just sound too out of tune. dream theater especially. I was thinking of bands with a more obvious melody instead of one that you need a...
Forum: Bands & Artists Today, 12:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 117
Posted By bustapr
metal bands with complex chord work?

hello, Ive recently found the band Concerto Moon. the guitarist in this japanese band Norifumi Shima, makes some chord progressions that make the song sound real neoclassical. Not in a malmsteen way,...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 04-15-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 297
Posted By bustapr
lick learning/creating is in my opinion something...

lick learning/creating is in my opinion something essential to writing and improvising the best you can. I like to use a tab here on UG called "99 secret lead guitar phrases" which is from a dvd by...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 04-13-2014, 05:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 323
Posted By bustapr
Theres currently a new Laney IRT60h on ebay at...

Theres currently a new Laney IRT60h on ebay at $500. Thats a whole lot of amp at that price.

the Jet City JCA50h is also a great amp that does metal and rock quite well at $500. Only problem you...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 04-10-2014, 11:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 167
Posted By bustapr
no, the 20X is a 20W amp. the preamp and the...

no, the 20X is a 20W amp. the preamp and the power amp of the cube is on I believe 3 pcb and the power amp is one big assed IC with likely no 100W direct replacement. if you put more efficient...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 04-07-2014, 07:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 174
Posted By bustapr
though Youthanasia may be some of Martys easier...

though Youthanasia may be some of Martys easier Megadeth stuff, I wouldnt say its at all nearly as easy as Unforgiven, so I wouldnt recommend anything from him just yet except for maybe some of his...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 04-06-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 164
Posted By bustapr
The dano uses a SPDT to essentially do the same...

The dano uses a SPDT to essentially do the same thing a SPST does. Any one would work.
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 04-06-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 130
Posted By bustapr
it looks like the middle pin would be where the...

it looks like the middle pin would be where the input(power or signal) would go, the other 2 are for whatever you want. no difference between pin 1 and 3. verify continuity with a multimeter.

no...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 04-03-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 173
Posted By bustapr
ideally and most commonly youd move your wrist...

ideally and most commonly youd move your wrist along with the strings but not move your forearm too much. But, then theres circle picking and any other similar picking styles. In circle picking your...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 04-01-2014, 02:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 524
Posted By bustapr
happened to me a few times, most notably with...

happened to me a few times, most notably with pinch harmonics. one day I was fighting not to throw my guitar at a wall because of this technique, then the next day I could do it effortlessly. I...
Forum: The Pit 04-01-2014, 01:29 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,096
Posted By bustapr
I found $20 on the floor once, but when I went to...

I found $20 on the floor once, but when I went to put them in my pocket, I noticed the $20 I had in there before were gone and there was a hole in my pocket. Turns out I found my own money...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 03-30-2014, 01:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 184
Posted By bustapr
actually 20AWG wire can handle around 11A. Id...

actually 20AWG wire can handle around 11A.

Id use 22AWG teflon wire but thats a bit hard to conveniently buy cheap. Hoffmanamps sells 20AWG teflon wire by the foot and at an ok price considering...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 03-30-2014, 01:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 129
Posted By bustapr
any relay would work for this type of application.

any relay would work for this type of application.
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 03-24-2014, 11:11 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 92
Posted By bustapr
help with AUX / line-in mod into guitar amp

Hello, I recently built a high gain guitar preamp and am currently just trying to plan out the power amp section. Thing is I want to include an AUX input along with the power amp so that I can jam to...
Forum: Recordings 03-19-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 196
Posted By bustapr
how much of it would be the guitars fault about...

how much of it would be the guitars fault about the bad low end? the LTD EC-256 has rather low output pickups and the electronics in it are the kind youd put on a fender single coil guitar, which...
Forum: Recordings 03-19-2014, 07:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 196
Posted By bustapr
thats good to know. this preamp is basically in...

thats good to know. this preamp is basically in the alpha stages of the project. I want to get the tone right before going on to building the Clean channel beside it and then going on to building the...
Forum: Recordings 03-18-2014, 09:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 196
Posted By bustapr
If a moderator could change my title to...

If a moderator could change my title to "Opinions on my DIY Soldano Preamp tone" it would be awesome. wrote a random title so I could test something out in "preview post" section,but forgot to change...
Forum: Recordings 03-18-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 196
Posted By bustapr
Opinions on my DIY Soldano Preamp tone

Hello, I built a Soldano X88R lead channel preamp (preamp similar to an SLO-100) and recorded a little bit to gather some opinions on the tone and where I can make improvements. I personally had a...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 03-12-2014, 09:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 492
Posted By bustapr
the longest I've went without playing is 2 weeks...

the longest I've went without playing is 2 weeks because the strings on all 4 of my guitars whacked out within a few days of eachother :mad:
By the time a got new strings, my hands were twitching...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 03-11-2014, 12:03 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 968
Posted By bustapr
lol I imagine its nowhere near $4,150

lol I imagine its nowhere near $4,150
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 03-09-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 83
Posted By bustapr
this hammond is ok. MM is almost always better,...

this hammond is ok. MM is almost always better, but its up to you to decide how much you want to spend. Hammond is reliable, but not highest...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 03-09-2014, 01:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 96
Posted By bustapr
according to the fender sheet on page 9 for this...

according to the fender sheet on page 9 for this amp:
http://www.el34world.com/charts/Schematics/files/fender/Fender_Stage_100-160_DSP.pdf

this should be the original transformer...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 03-07-2014, 10:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 96
Posted By bustapr
why do you believe the tranny has gone bad?

why do you believe the tranny has gone bad?
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 03-07-2014, 08:04 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 418
Posted By bustapr
i wonder if they glow. the glow of the 12ax7...

i wonder if they glow. the glow of the 12ax7 retrovalves looks really cool. if these AMT "tubes" are similar to Jet Citys, then they have a little transformer and transistor amplifier circuit inside....
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 03-06-2014, 03:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 165
Posted By bustapr
it would be cheaper to buy already made guitar...

it would be cheaper to buy already made guitar cable. buying cable in bulk isnt as cost saving as it sounds, so it ends up costing alot per foot. and the jacks are also fairly expensive. they are...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 03-06-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 418
Posted By bustapr
i was gonna try out the jet city ones, but damn...

i was gonna try out the jet city ones, but damn that price(3 for $99). Im better off buying 6-7 real tubes and not have to worry about running out of tubes for 1 amp for a decade or 2. these solid...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 03-05-2014, 01:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 346
Posted By bustapr
I enjoy the Maxon OD808. its one of the better...

I enjoy the Maxon OD808. its one of the better sounding tubescreamers out there. Bad thing is that its around $150 new. but that tone is just great.

on the other hand if you are willing to test...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 02-28-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 925
Posted By bustapr
TS mentioned he already HAD an AxeFX 1. and he...

TS mentioned he already HAD an AxeFX 1. and he mentioned that making that axeFX 1 sound good, he needed $2k more. now, supposing he already had any pc(you dont really need a powerful pc for just...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 02-27-2014, 10:15 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 288
Posted By bustapr
id say give it a shot. the non-need to carry...

id say give it a shot. the non-need to carry around loads of equipment to set up a gig is certainly worth the thought. but you have to take into consideration that you will be standing and walking...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 02-27-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 176
Posted By bustapr
youll probably get more responses if you move...

youll probably get more responses if you move this to the GB&C forum. I dont know much about footswitches, but there are people over there that know plenty.
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