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Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories Today, 12:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 189
Posted By gumbilicious
can't bollocks mean bad or good? and it also...

can't bollocks mean bad or good? and it also means testicles right?

i think the word bollocks is vintage
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories Today, 11:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 72
Posted By gumbilicious
just do what roc said. set the amp to 16 ohms...

just do what roc said. set the amp to 16 ohms and run the cab at 16 ohms.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories Today, 11:00 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 189
Posted By gumbilicious
there is not much meaning to be gleaned from the...

there is not much meaning to be gleaned from the term vintage. it's a buzz word, and i use it as such. i use it to vaguely mean "old and valuable", though many of the pieces i use the term vintage...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-28-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 468
Posted By gumbilicious
depends on how much money you want to throw at...

depends on how much money you want to throw at the problem.

there are solutions like TC's G-System that has loops for pedals and controller outputs to change your amp's channel. you could program...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-28-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 181
Posted By gumbilicious
i generally keep a number of preamp tubes around...

i generally keep a number of preamp tubes around to run any amp i might obtain. one tube i have found to do quite well as an input tube is the JJ gold plate 12ax8/ecc83. with certain amps it seems...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-28-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,883
Posted By gumbilicious
hell yeah, then i can repost all my gear pics.

hell yeah, then i can repost all my gear pics.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-28-2014, 12:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 189
Posted By gumbilicious
+1 i usually don't just bash, but i have played...

+1

i usually don't just bash, but i have played a number of old gibson amps (i even own a EA-300RVT which is a version of a GA-95) and the amp are far from crap. calling it crap without even...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-27-2014, 09:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 189
Posted By gumbilicious
there is really not much to tell you off the...

there is really not much to tell you off the information provided. the serial number will give us no insight into the model, there also seem to be some internal part codes that don't mean much...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-27-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 152
Posted By gumbilicious
it's hard to make your guitar sound like a well...

it's hard to make your guitar sound like a well produced album
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-27-2014, 06:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 239
Posted By gumbilicious
just to put it out there, i'll generally unscrew...

just to put it out there, i'll generally unscrew the jack plate and pull it to the side. this provide a hand hold to pull the back plate off.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-27-2014, 02:09 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 300
Posted By gumbilicious
did you check the fuses? did you check to make...

did you check the fuses? did you check to make sure the amp was plugged into an operational outlet?
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-26-2014, 10:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 120
Posted By gumbilicious
i have the thd bivalve. i keep a bunch of tubes...

i have the thd bivalve. i keep a bunch of tubes around for it, i used to change tubes in it all the time.

since you have such an amp it's nice to experiment with tubes. i also recommend at EL34,...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-26-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 317
Posted By gumbilicious
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this is a completely subjective question, we won't be able to tell you if you'll be happy with that choice.

if...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-26-2014, 02:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 251
Posted By gumbilicious
nice looking mustang. i also like the pickups on...

nice looking mustang. i also like the pickups on those mustangs. the ones i have played were pretty light, almost as light as an sg. i am guessing yours is pretty light too?

HNGD

:cheers:



i...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-26-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,086
Posted By gumbilicious
^sansamp stuff is great. i had a gt-2 for a...

^sansamp stuff is great. i had a gt-2 for a while, excellent pedal.

+1

especially considering that there is no rigorous definition of a fuzz, distortion or OD.

saying a distortion is like a fuzz...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-26-2014, 01:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 207
Posted By gumbilicious
^i have/had a number of older solid state amps,...

^i have/had a number of older solid state amps, they seemed to take the amps more seriously back in the day. old sunns, acoustics, kustoms, etc got incredibly loud and sounded great.

if i were to...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-26-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 230
Posted By gumbilicious
+1 you can find out what i does by taking...

+1

you can find out what i does by taking impedance readings off a lead/cable plugged into the cab. put one probe on the tip and one on the sleeve and post the results from both jacks on both...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-26-2014, 01:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 240
Posted By gumbilicious
i believe the king of tone pedal is pretty sought...

i believe the king of tone pedal is pretty sought after. i think it has some really long wait list to order one. one of the pedal board boys should be able to tell ya if that is true or not.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-25-2014, 01:12 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 467
Posted By gumbilicious
what? i have made a few pedals and i have not...

what?

i have made a few pedals and i have not heard of this at all. whether you use true bypass or a buffer the pedals i have seen and built still use one TRS jack and one TS jack (the TRS just...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-25-2014, 12:59 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,535
Posted By gumbilicious
sorry about necro bump? why not just send him a...

sorry about necro bump? why not just send him a pm? he hasn't posted in almost a year anyway so you aren't really telling anyone off.

behringer still makes cheap knockoffs of other pedals :shrug:...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-24-2014, 10:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 394
Posted By gumbilicious
i wouldn't get too hung up on 'which amp'. i...

i wouldn't get too hung up on 'which amp'. i would probably start with my silvertone 1x12 (cheap tweed deluxe knockoff). but i am sure i could get that sound with a music man or one of my valco's. ...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-24-2014, 08:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 394
Posted By gumbilicious
i wouldn't use that much gain. i could get that...

i wouldn't use that much gain. i could get that sound with just an amp. it also sounds like he is far micing the amp in the studio, giving it a bit of lo-fi sound.

edit: cool song btw. love that...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-24-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 467
Posted By gumbilicious
though a bad/cheap buffer does sound bad, true...

though a bad/cheap buffer does sound bad, true bypass has become pretty much a gimmick.

which on is better?

better? as in which gimmick will sell more pedals?

better? as in which is more...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-24-2014, 08:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 174
Posted By gumbilicious
it's supposed to go through guitar speakers? ...

it's supposed to go through guitar speakers? that is not boding well for it.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-24-2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 249
Posted By gumbilicious
distortions and overdrives have clipping diodes...

distortions and overdrives have clipping diodes in them for sure, people do draw precise distinctions between them but these distinctions are not universal and there is much debate between these...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-24-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 174
Posted By gumbilicious
i have seen a number of videos about the pedal,...

i have seen a number of videos about the pedal, but as has been mentioned, it is not readily available to the public.



why not?

i generally hold such reservations until i actually use such a...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-23-2014, 08:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 680
Posted By gumbilicious
sweet rig. bet you had a bunch of fun putting...

sweet rig. bet you had a bunch of fun putting that together.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-23-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 226
Posted By gumbilicious
most bands do this by putting the drummer on a...

most bands do this by putting the drummer on a metronome.

you'd lay out the song in something like garageband, get the desired metronome tempo/signature and then map the song out (what measures...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-23-2014, 02:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 178
Posted By gumbilicious
sounds like you need a tech. if i were in your...

sounds like you need a tech.

if i were in your position i would isolate the speaker as being the cause by using it with another amp. then i'd see if the amplifier is working fine by testing it with...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-22-2014, 10:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 318
Posted By gumbilicious
yeah, they were transitioning then. in fact...

yeah, they were transitioning then. in fact those early '68 fender silverfaces still had blackface circuits in them, only the cosmetics had changed. it's cool to get these because they are...
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