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Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 06-02-2013, 01:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,446
Posted By -Blue-
Well, it's apparently been three months since I...

Well, it's apparently been three months since I posted here. Look at that.

Luckily (well, unluckily for me), there's not much i have to tell to keep everyone in the loop. I've gotten the wood...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 03-09-2013, 12:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,446
Posted By -Blue-
I've been busy with school, but there is at least...

I've been busy with school, but there is at least some progress to be reported. I've finished the MDF template (the heel is probably just flowing into the neck, so I'll tackle that in actual wood),...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 02-05-2013, 03:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,446
Posted By -Blue-
Thanks all! I'm starting to order stuff for...

Thanks all! I'm starting to order stuff for building the neck and I want to make sure the prices are justified... mainly for the Essential Fretting Kit...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 01-29-2013, 10:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,446
Posted By -Blue-
Thanks, the pickguard will actually be farther...

Thanks, the pickguard will actually be farther away from the edge in the real thing since I haven't taken edge beveling into account for the drawing. As for extending it to the upper horn, I'll have...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 01-28-2013, 12:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,446
Posted By -Blue-
Heel is tentative, just filled in for design...

Heel is tentative, just filled in for design purposes :p:

Anyways, just picked up most of the wood for this yesterday. Found a beautiful piece of redheart I'm going to be using as the fingerboard;...
Forum: The Pit 01-16-2013, 01:16 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,649
Posted By -Blue-
I have an ongoing debate with a friend...

...which I am settling via the internet. Which is cuter: baby foxes vs. baby red...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 01-15-2013, 11:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,446
Posted By -Blue-
Second Build Thread - Custom shape

I'm working on starting another guitar (first build thread in my sig), and decided that I'm going to build one from the ground up this time (neck + body). Specs are as follows:

Construction: set...
Forum: Original Recordings 08-06-2012, 07:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 239
Posted By -Blue-
Thanks, everyone! It was meant to have sort of a...

Thanks, everyone! It was meant to have sort of a live show vibe, so I guess it's good I accomplished that :p: I may go back and see if I can give the boogie stick a little more breathing room, I...
Forum: Original Recordings 08-06-2012, 07:02 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 732
Posted By -Blue-
Can't really comment much on the screams as...

Can't really comment much on the screams as that's not really my style, but they seemed more jarring in the beginning than later in the song... dont ask me how, but they blended more after the first...
Forum: Original Recordings 08-06-2012, 06:56 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,166
Posted By -Blue-
Just listened to 44 Magnum Opus, nice stuff! The...

Just listened to 44 Magnum Opus, nice stuff! The strings in the first part did sound really artificial, I suggest looking into some orchestral sound library if you're going to do stuff like this, but...
Forum: Original Recordings 08-05-2012, 06:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 462
Posted By -Blue-
It definitely has a nice groove to it, though I...

It definitely has a nice groove to it, though I still wouldn't class it as funk, like others have said. I do think there should be more of the jamming aspect of it, and less of the riffing. It gets...
Forum: Original Recordings 08-05-2012, 06:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 239
Posted By -Blue-
C4C - "Dirty Gypsy Magic" - Instrumental funk/rock

Just got done with a new song (first in a few months), just wanted to put it out here and see what people thought! It's also the first one since getting Logic 9 and my Mesa....
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-16-2012, 07:58 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 892
Posted By -Blue-
It seems like a nice amp, and it does have the...

It seems like a nice amp, and it does have the watts feature going for it at lower volumes. However, 6 watts seems low for many jamming situations... plus, it's only one channel, though it does have...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-15-2012, 07:45 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 892
Posted By -Blue-
I get that I won't be able to get poweramp...

I get that I won't be able to get poweramp distortion in the dorm. I just want something that can get that in a jam session. It's for an all-purpose amp. This past year, I used the volume control on...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-15-2012, 10:10 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 892
Posted By -Blue-
I've tried going ampless before... let's just say...

I've tried going ampless before... let's just say it didn't turn out well :P I get that I'm not going to be able to get "that" sound at dorm-friendly volumes, but I also go places and jam with people...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-14-2012, 11:16 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 892
Posted By -Blue-
I've played a few of these... while they can...

I've played a few of these... while they can cover pretty much every genre, I wasn't impressed with the distorted sound. I like to be able to get a full sound, and everything I've tried on the...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-14-2012, 10:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 892
Posted By -Blue-
Low wattage amps...

I've asked questions about a few specific amps before, but I keep finding amps that I didn't know existed in my price range and wanting to try them... so I figured I'd ask you guys, since it seems a...
Forum: Electric Guitar 07-10-2012, 08:42 PM
Replies: 4,420
Views: 1,819,263
Posted By -Blue-
The family. Custom Build, Schecter C-1+ (modded,...

The family. Custom Build, Schecter C-1+ (modded, prototype finish), MIM strat (modded), Ibanez acoustic/electric, Egnater Rebel 20, Squier Affinity J...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-01-2012, 02:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 373
Posted By -Blue-
^i would if cash were more disposable... it is...

^i would if cash were more disposable... it is 1k, I was just saying the other amps I was trying were around 600. That's more of the price range I'm able to operate in. For this amp, I'd have to...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-01-2012, 11:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 373
Posted By -Blue-
PRS SE 30... why all the hate?

So I was walking around Sam Ash yesterday looking at combos, and I saw that a few PRS SE's had just come in the other day (the 30 and the 50). I had been trying out amps at around the $600 range, but...
Forum: Original Recordings 06-03-2012, 06:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 308
Posted By -Blue-
Thanks all! Poisonouspot, for the guitars, I ran...

Thanks all!

Poisonouspot, for the guitars, I ran the signal through my amp with my RP1000 with some effects on, then put that in garageband with a cab / poweramp sim. The bass was direct in with...
Forum: Original Recordings 06-03-2012, 06:45 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,458
Posted By -Blue-
I'm listening to Somewhere Out There... I'm with...

I'm listening to Somewhere Out There... I'm with most people in that it's not really my style of music, but it is very catchy. I'm not sure what to think about the vocals honestly, but I like the...
Forum: Original Recordings 05-30-2012, 10:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 279
Posted By -Blue-
Completely agreed on the Robert Plant vibe. I...

Completely agreed on the Robert Plant vibe. I like how the electric guitar comes in in the background to supplement the music in general. The whole song is very well crafted. The fact that there was...
Forum: Original Recordings 05-30-2012, 10:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 266
Posted By -Blue-
Nice! I really like how you actually use the bass...

Nice! I really like how you actually use the bass as more than just something to hold together the bottom end, really helps a lot of rock when you can actually hear it and it's doing something cool....
Forum: Original Recordings 05-30-2012, 10:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 276
Posted By -Blue-
Really nice ambient feel to it, I found myself...

Really nice ambient feel to it, I found myself getting all introspective and forgot I was actually listening to it :p: Which I guess means you're doing the ambient thing right haha. I do think it...
Forum: Original Recordings 05-30-2012, 10:01 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 848
Posted By -Blue-
First thing I noticed was the guitar tone was...

First thing I noticed was the guitar tone was very in-your-face; it's a good thing! Second thing I noticed was that the main riff reminds me of You're A Lie from Slash a lot... I don't know if that...
Forum: Original Recordings 05-30-2012, 08:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 308
Posted By -Blue-
Flying Free - Instrumental Rock

Hey guys, I haven't put anything up here in a while, but I just finished building a new guitar so I decided to write a song on it, so I wanted to know what you think. As always,...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 05-30-2012, 08:53 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 11,625
Posted By -Blue-
^We'll see how long I hold out :haha: Also, if...

^We'll see how long I hold out :haha:

Also, if anyone wants to hear how she sounds, I just finished up a song where the guitars are exclusively this one here:...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 05-28-2012, 09:45 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 11,625
Posted By -Blue-
Lots of playing :P I've got no plans for another...

Lots of playing :P I've got no plans for another build as of now, but should the opportunity present itself (read: money/time willing), I'd love to do it again.
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 05-28-2012, 07:17 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 11,625
Posted By -Blue-
Thanks! Actually the tuners are staggered so it's...

Thanks! Actually the tuners are staggered so it's designed not to need one... haven't come across any problems without any, and I've been playing it a lot. :p:
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