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Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 05-15-2013, 05:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 318
Posted By sethp
thanks for your help minty there is a hole from...

thanks for your help minty

there is a hole from the electronics cavity to the trem claw which a ground wire goes through

then there are ground wires screwed into the wood in the electronics cavity...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 05-15-2013, 12:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 318
Posted By sethp
got that one covered the conductive paint...

got that one covered



the conductive paint DOESN'T get connected to ground? the way the guitar was wired originally, there was a ground wire screwed into the conductive paint (at least i THINK its...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 05-15-2013, 08:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 318
Posted By sethp
Issue with the conductive paint in control cavity?

So i've always had more hum and buzzing from one guitar (jackson dkmg - passive HBs if it makes a diff) than my other guitar, and i think it might have to do with the conductive paint in the control...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 12-31-2012, 07:40 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 10,906
Posted By sethp
I think its finally done its been years in the...

I think its finally done
its been years in the making... or re-making
the only thing original is the body wood, the neck, fretboard and the frets
about 20-25 layers of tru-oil on the body and face of...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 10-17-2012, 08:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,152
Posted By sethp
i think what i'm thinking of is just the jimmy...

i think what i'm thinking of is just the jimmy page wiring with out the phase switch

http://www.seymourduncan.com/support/wiring-diagrams/schematics.php?schematic=jp_style

so there's not JUST the...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 10-16-2012, 08:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,152
Posted By sethp
essentially, yes however, i imagine that when the...

essentially, yes
however, i imagine that when the 3-way switch is in the center, with both pickups selected, then the 2 volume push/pulls will still operate the same way that they do when just either...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 10-16-2012, 07:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,152
Posted By sethp
I see now. yes, i would like to have the option...

I see now. yes, i would like to have the option of having the inner-neck, and the outer bridge, AND having the "4-coil humbucker" when in the middle position (or second position on the tele...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 10-16-2012, 05:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,152
Posted By sethp
If i'm using a 3-way then in the middle position...

If i'm using a 3-way then in the middle position i would like to have the tone push pull operate the series/parallel function. and here i mean how the 2 pickups operate with each other. i not talking...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 10-16-2012, 08:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,152
Posted By sethp
2 buckers (w/ splits), 2 vols. 1 tone... with a twist. Want Series/Parallel as well

I've been searching all over for a diagram for this set up, but i just cant find the right one. and i'm not even sure the 2 volume controls will function properly when in series mode.


i've got 2...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 07-22-2011, 07:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 467
Posted By sethp
Bump for the message to ExplorerBuilder and the...

Bump for the message to ExplorerBuilder and the reminder for his PM
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 07-22-2011, 11:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 175
Posted By sethp
i know how you DON'T discharge filter...

i know how you DON'T discharge filter caps:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1lozkT1zrIU
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 07-21-2011, 05:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 467
Posted By sethp
actually, i have veneer, believe it or not. but i...

actually, i have veneer, believe it or not. but i don't know how i would glue it to the face of the guitar and apply enough pressure evenly, cuz its a carved top

EDIT: ExplorerBuilder, i sent you a...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 07-21-2011, 04:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 467
Posted By sethp
the veneer is still there. but i guess i stripped...

the veneer is still there. but i guess i stripped away some kind of sealer-coat in certain sections (where the light part is). so the problem is getting the entire face of the guitar uniform in terms...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 07-21-2011, 03:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 467
Posted By sethp
i stained the last picture black even further,...

i stained the last picture black even further, and its a little better now. but there's definitely more stain absorption in the lighter areas in the "before" pictures.

i'll try sanding them down a...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 07-21-2011, 03:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 467
Posted By sethp
well, when i first ripped into these and saw that...

well, when i first ripped into these and saw that i had screwed up the veneer i got really depressed and basically threw the guitars in the back of my closet so i didn't have to look at them
so i...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 07-21-2011, 06:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 467
Posted By sethp
oh boy, they sure are "relic'd" now....

oh boy, they sure are "relic'd" now. i'll tell you
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 07-21-2011, 06:23 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 573
Posted By sethp
for what its...

for what its worth:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8sZ3w_Qwq2Q

its a video about adding mass to a floyd rose bridge
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 07-21-2011, 06:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 467
Posted By sethp
what to do with 2 guitars i tried to mod, but completely

fudged up?
well, they aren't COMPLETELY fudged up
but fudged enough that i don't know what to do with them anymore.
basically, i got 2 Jack'o DKMGs that i wanted to do in the same way as the first...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 07-09-2011, 11:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 415
Posted By sethp
cant see the pictures

cant see the pictures
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 07-09-2011, 11:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 263
Posted By sethp
you don't understand setting the intonation at...

you don't understand setting the intonation at the 12th fret?
you just explained it to yourself in your second sentence.
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 07-09-2011, 11:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 263
Posted By sethp
strings aren't very old. and as i've said, i have...

strings aren't very old. and as i've said, i have set the intonation for the 12th fret
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 07-09-2011, 11:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 263
Posted By sethp
well, its a floating OFR, and intonation is set...

well, its a floating OFR, and intonation is set at the 12 fret.
so what other bridge adjustments can be made for sharp fretted notes from the 1st fret to 9th fret?
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 07-09-2011, 10:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 263
Posted By sethp
Fretted notes are slightly sharp when intonation

at the 12th fret is set
is this normal?
how do you adjust?
the neck relief is about the width of a credit card. maybe slightly higher.
and you can see how the action is...
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-07-2011, 11:54 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,008
Posted By sethp
imagine if it was a les paul. the entire head...

imagine if it was a les paul. the entire head stock would have torn right off the neck.

looks like an easy re-finish job. go take it to the building and customizing forum
Forum: Electric Guitar 06-26-2011, 01:07 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 777
Posted By sethp
i hope that's a PRE-Fukushima MIJ personal...

i hope that's a PRE-Fukushima MIJ

personal preference: large strat head
Forum: Electric Guitar 06-20-2011, 04:42 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 612
Posted By sethp
so the only issue is about the quality of the...

so the only issue is about the quality of the product. the ethical, and legal component is of no interest here.

wonderful
Forum: Electric Guitar 06-20-2011, 04:37 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 612
Posted By sethp
buying a chinese gibson forgery is more like...

buying a chinese gibson forgery is more like buying stolen stereo equipment, or a stolen automobile
at least a Squire Bullet is a genuine squire bullet
a chinese gibson, is a forgery trying to...
Forum: Electric Guitar 06-19-2011, 12:38 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 752
Posted By sethp
when they say "what do you need another...

when they say "what do you need another guitar for"?
you tell them "... well, when the diarreah hits the fan, and you're sitting there in your bunker-ized basement, and you've got your 3-years of...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 06-18-2011, 03:34 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 950
Posted By sethp
Fargen MiniPlex Mk2 with london power scaling and...

Fargen MiniPlex Mk2 with london power scaling and the decade switch
Forum: Electric Guitar 06-18-2011, 09:06 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 574
Posted By sethp
if its a bolt-on then maybe the neck is loose?

if its a bolt-on then maybe the neck is loose?
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