Go Back   UG Community @ Ultimate-Guitar.Com > Search Forums
User Name  
Password
Search:

Showing results 1 to 30 of 500
Search took 0.47 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Roc8995
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing Today, 12:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 58
Posted By Roc8995
We need a Godwin's law for Eric Johnson. That guy...

We need a Godwin's law for Eric Johnson. That guy is the Hitler of taking your tone too seriously.
Forum: Electric Guitar Today, 12:23 PM
Replies: 14,859
Views: 191,470
Posted By Roc8995
Is the binding playing tricks on my eyes or is...

Is the binding playing tricks on my eyes or is that body deeper than a standard LP?
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing Today, 11:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 58
Posted By Roc8995
I don't see any snobbery around the wax, it's...

I don't see any snobbery around the wax, it's just about using stuff that melts properly and doesn't gunk up real bad. I've never heard anyone suggest that the type of wax makes any sound difference....
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing Today, 11:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 70
Posted By Roc8995
You'll need to replace the bridge. With some...

You'll need to replace the bridge. With some teles you can just get away with bolting on a B5 and messing with the saddles a bit, but the MIM bridge setup doesn't give you the right clearance over...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing Yesterday, 11:38 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 83
Posted By Roc8995
This is not the place to link your youtube...

This is not the place to link your youtube videos. We have a recordings forum, please use it.
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-28-2015, 09:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 138
Posted By Roc8995
Very well made, every detail thought out, great...

Very well made, every detail thought out, great construction. I think most of them are terribly ugly, and they're all rather expensive, but the ones I've played have been excellent from a sound and...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-28-2015, 04:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 151
Posted By Roc8995
Try it both ways and find out.

Try it both ways and find out.
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 01-27-2015, 09:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 100
Posted By Roc8995
1.25", #3-48....

1.25", #3-48.

http://www.stewmac.com/Hardware_and_Parts/Screws_and_Springs/Pickup_Height_Screw_for_Humbucker.html

http://www.allparts.com/GS-0012-001-Nickel-Humbucking-Screws_p_1743.html

Your...
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-26-2015, 08:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 138
Posted By Roc8995
Depends on the guitar. If it's got a Floyd it...

Depends on the guitar. If it's got a Floyd it might put the trem off by a hair, but the difference between standard and drop D is so small that on most instruments you won't notice any difference,...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-26-2015, 06:26 PM
Replies: 45,043
Views: 417,199
Posted By Roc8995
"Magnetic Conduction is a patented method of...

"Magnetic Conduction is a patented method of signal transfer for electrical energy."

I would love to see the paperwork on that.

Oh wait I can.
http://www.google.com/patents/US8272876

It appears...
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-26-2015, 06:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 178
Posted By Roc8995
Yes. As mentioned above, though, I don't see how...

Yes.
As mentioned above, though, I don't see how that's going to help. The tension is mostly determined by the gauge of the string, the tuning, and the scale length. Having the trem improperly...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-26-2015, 06:01 PM
Replies: 45,043
Views: 417,199
Posted By Roc8995
I don't know, I feel like the right-angle people...

I don't know, I feel like the right-angle people are also the same ones spending $180 on a ten-footer from Lava cables.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-26-2015, 05:49 PM
Replies: 45,043
Views: 417,199
Posted By Roc8995
As mentioned in that thread, there are common...

As mentioned in that thread, there are common cases where you need wires perpendicular to each other to reduce noise. And, I suppose if you were being very serious about noise, having as many signal...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-26-2015, 04:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 55
Posted By Roc8995
Which screws are loose? The ones holding it to...

Which screws are loose? The ones holding it to the body? Are they sloppy only when all the strings are off? How loose are they (hard to convey, I suppose).

Anyway, it uses the larger "Import" posts...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-26-2015, 12:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 115
Posted By Roc8995
You changed your suggestion to "a high gain...

You changed your suggestion to "a high gain overdrive" which is exactly what he's asking about :p:

Super Badass would be good though.
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-26-2015, 12:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 164
Posted By Roc8995
Make sure to let the neck and strings settle in...

Make sure to let the neck and strings settle in before you start adjusting the truss rod (if you do at all). Sometimes it can take a few hours after a string change or a truss rod adjustment for...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-26-2015, 12:52 PM
Replies: 45,043
Views: 417,199
Posted By Roc8995
Merriam Webster isn't in the business of nuance,...

Merriam Webster isn't in the business of nuance, they're in the business of telling you in three sentences what a word most commonly means to a layperson. A lot of their terms are incorrect or...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-26-2015, 12:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 115
Posted By Roc8995
Tubescreamer? Mild overdrive? For thick, very...

Tubescreamer? Mild overdrive? For thick, very high gain out of an AC30? You guys trolling?

I'd look at amp in a box pedals like the Bogner Ecstasy, Crunchbox, Dirty Little Secret, SLOstortion,...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 01-26-2015, 12:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 138
Posted By Roc8995
The tuner should really be closest to the guitar....

The tuner should really be closest to the guitar. I'd have the compressor before the OD/Distortion, too. Same with the Synth. The rest looks fine, and as mentioned above you need to figure out some...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 01-26-2015, 12:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 70
Posted By Roc8995
Did you get any fretwork done or was it just...

Did you get any fretwork done or was it just neck/setup adjustments? Was it the same tech each time?

Sounds like you might need a fret level and polish. I'd take it to someone who can do that, at...
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-26-2015, 12:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 129
Posted By Roc8995
I've moved several of your threads to the Guitar...

I've moved several of your threads to the Guitar Techniques subforum. Please post your threads in the proper place in the future, I am not going to do it for you any longer.
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 01-24-2015, 03:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 135
Posted By Roc8995
I don't see any reason to doubt that it's real....

I don't see any reason to doubt that it's real. Serial number checks out too.

I would be concerned about the neck repair. From the amount of cracking it looks like the neck joint was broken, and the...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 01-24-2015, 01:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 135
Posted By Roc8995
Looks legit, but pretty rough. I'm not sure I'd...

Looks legit, but pretty rough. I'm not sure I'd touch anything with an amateur repair at the neck joint, the frets look in bad shape, and the finish stripping was not done well.

As Robb says, I...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-24-2015, 01:05 AM
Replies: 45,043
Views: 417,199
Posted By Roc8995
First they came for our ki.tch.ens....

First they came for our ki.tch.ens....
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-24-2015, 01:01 AM
Replies: 45,043
Views: 417,199
Posted By Roc8995
Hey, PM email notifications are back up! I know...

Hey, PM email notifications are back up!

I know cuz a super angry dude who does not like gay people sent me some messages.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-24-2015, 12:14 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,416
Posted By Roc8995
No rage quite like marginally-literate "kids...

No rage quite like marginally-literate "kids these days" rage.
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-23-2015, 11:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 300
Posted By Roc8995
You say everything on the guitar is quality, but...

You say everything on the guitar is quality, but the only actual brands mentioned are the Squier body (not regarded as high quality) and the strings (not a selling point). You make no mention of what...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 01-23-2015, 11:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 151
Posted By Roc8995
That doesn't make any sense to me. What do you...

That doesn't make any sense to me. What do you mean by "get resonant peaks" ?
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 01-23-2015, 10:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 151
Posted By Roc8995
Works for my guitars :shrug: The effect is...

Works for my guitars :shrug:

The effect is deadened if the note is even slightly out of tune, and it's certainly less pronounced on an electric, but it should still work. Perhaps your intonation is...
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-23-2015, 12:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 81
Posted By Roc8995
Please don't make multiple threads on the same...

Please don't make multiple threads on the same topic. You're getting plenty of help in your other one.
Showing results 1 to 30 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:37 PM.

Forum Archives / About / Terms of Use / Advertise / Contact / Ultimate-Guitar.Com © 2015
Powered by: vBulletin Version 3.0.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.