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Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-26-2015, 03:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 196
Posted By Maidenheadsteve
I assume you have the pedal powered by 18V and...

I assume you have the pedal powered by 18V and that the pedal is in working condition; what do you have the level, gain, 250, 500, 1k controls to? Having those too low will drop volume. If the amp...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-23-2015, 11:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 195
Posted By Maidenheadsteve
If you're amp's decent you'll be fine. If not you...

If you're amp's decent you'll be fine. If not you won't see a leaps and bound difference. Genre wise those pickups should be fine.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-23-2015, 10:49 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 390
Posted By Maidenheadsteve
New account, Boss MT-2 suggestion...eh. I say go...

New account, Boss MT-2 suggestion...eh.

I say go the overdrive into a dirty amp. Green Rhino, Hardwire CM-2, Duncan 805.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-22-2015, 08:50 PM
Replies: 50,596
Views: 508,699
Posted By Maidenheadsteve
Sorry to hear Cath; I did like turning on...

Sorry to hear Cath; I did like turning on "Who the **** are you" every now and then.

From my world: Just snagged a used Mojo Colossus fuzz (mostly for shits and giggles) for $100 to compare to my...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-21-2015, 10:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 148
Posted By Maidenheadsteve
No, the place selling the ID40...so you can...

No, the place selling the ID40...so you can return it if you don't like it/it doesn't work out.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-21-2015, 09:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 148
Posted By Maidenheadsteve
Nah, that's why I said sort of get away with it....

Nah, that's why I said sort of get away with it. Not a prize regardless of how hard he's hitting.

Does the place have a return policy?
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-21-2015, 09:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 148
Posted By Maidenheadsteve
Who are you jamming with? If it's just you and a...

Who are you jamming with? If it's just you and a drummer, you should be fine with the ID40 (by comparison: I used to sort of get away with a peavey vypry 15watt and a metal distortion pedal when it...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-21-2015, 08:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 271
Posted By Maidenheadsteve
How many pickups do you want? Gunslingers only...

How many pickups do you want? Gunslingers only have one, the others all have 2 (I think, not sure on the star).
How many frets do you usually use? 22 or 24?

Use that as part of your criteria, along...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-21-2015, 07:52 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 527
Posted By Maidenheadsteve
East river is essentially a tube screamer clone....

East river is essentially a tube screamer clone. For pedals that provide more than enough gain in the level knob alone, look at either the Green Rhino or a Hardwire (the higher quality division of...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-15-2015, 09:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 82
Posted By Maidenheadsteve
For future reference: no setting threads in this...

For future reference: no setting threads in this part of the forum.

http://guitarpatches.com/patches.php?unit=ME70 if you can't find them specifically, look for other punk bands in general.

...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-15-2015, 08:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 164
Posted By Maidenheadsteve
What's your amp?

What's your amp?
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-12-2015, 10:36 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 907
Posted By Maidenheadsteve
I find that the GR gives a noticeable boost even...

I find that the GR gives a noticeable boost even with the level around noon and even when the amp is already at something like a NWOBHM level of gain, though I've mostly used it alone. I think it's a...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-12-2015, 10:04 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 907
Posted By Maidenheadsteve
Surprisingly enough, I've never used the actual...

Surprisingly enough, I've never used the actual TS808 :haha: If you've happened to use a bad monkey (a pedal I have used) along with the TS808 and the boost it gives from the level knob is similar...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-12-2015, 09:03 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 907
Posted By Maidenheadsteve
I like my Green rhino; wide range of gain boost...

I like my Green rhino; wide range of gain boost from the level alone, multiple tonal options. It doesn't really have the mid hump TS9/808's have either. On my old amp (VK212), I found it to be...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-09-2015, 09:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 263
Posted By Maidenheadsteve
Depends on the effect. Usually modulations...

Depends on the effect. Usually modulations (chorus, phaser, flanger, the likes), reverb, delay are put through the loop, and anything else (wah/filter, pitch shift, distortions of all types) in front...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-08-2015, 07:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 300
Posted By Maidenheadsteve
My old band always closed with the song. There's...

My old band always closed with the song. There's two ways I do it
1) Programmable Pedal switcher. 1 patch for distortion, one for muff, one for wah+ whichever one of those 2 allows for the wah to...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-05-2015, 02:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 257
Posted By Maidenheadsteve
Duncan Distortion. I never need my treble knobs...

Duncan Distortion. I never need my treble knobs on my XXX past 1:00. Dimebucker I had, but I never had a situation to get a full picture of it.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-05-2015, 01:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 318
Posted By Maidenheadsteve
I say chorus. I suggest the Source audio orbital...

I say chorus. I suggest the Source audio orbital modulator. Two presets for multiple options of phaser, chorus, flanger, and even a uni vibe with several parameters per option. Try them all, and if...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-04-2015, 11:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 243
Posted By Maidenheadsteve
Whoops, missed that part. There are versions that...

Whoops, missed that part. There are versions that have more gain on tap; CM-2 and Green Rhino chief among them. From what I get/read, the idea with boosting is that you want to lay off the drive knob...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-04-2015, 11:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 243
Posted By Maidenheadsteve
I suggest dialing a classic/hard rock tone and...

I suggest dialing a classic/hard rock tone and using a low gain overdrive (I.e. tube screamer clone with more than just a single tone knob) in front, starting with drive at 0 and turning level...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 07-01-2015, 08:04 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 615
Posted By Maidenheadsteve
Wah should be (one of) your first pedal(s) in the...

Wah should be (one of) your first pedal(s) in the main guitar chain. And here's the thing, most wah's are good for just about anything unless they're specifically made for lower gain classic/vintage...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 06-30-2015, 05:42 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 615
Posted By Maidenheadsteve
Dime wah might be a bit tough for your first....

Dime wah might be a bit tough for your first. Sure, it was my first too but I was an idiot when I started buying pedals so I got lucky with that one haha.

Then again it's not like wahs are too...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 06-30-2015, 04:47 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 615
Posted By Maidenheadsteve
That amp is plenty good enough for the Wah's to...

That amp is plenty good enough for the Wah's to come through fine. What I suggest doing is buying something new off reverb with a place that has a 30 day return policy (GearTree, for an example) that...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 06-30-2015, 04:00 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 615
Posted By Maidenheadsteve
Voicings are different, but so are the buffers...

Voicings are different, but so are the buffers (ergo why I've seen some pick morley over Dunlop). I've only used my Dime wah since I can tweak it. I think it depends on what your amp is; if it's good...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 06-28-2015, 10:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 283
Posted By Maidenheadsteve
NPD: Musket vs Hoof

So a while ago I did this: http://www.ultimate-guitar.com/forum/showthread.php?p=33413002#post33413002. Still haven't decided on the 805 vs Green rhino, gonna wait for a full band practice to...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 06-27-2015, 04:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 251
Posted By Maidenheadsteve
Pre-gain is distortion, post gain is just more...

Pre-gain is distortion, post gain is just more volume (if I remember my vypr 15 correctly). So work with your pre-gain more.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 06-24-2015, 09:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 204
Posted By Maidenheadsteve
Maiden-WrathChild, number of the beast, run to...

Maiden-WrathChild, number of the beast, run to the hills (Murray's solo's).
'Tallica-Welcome Home (or, y'know, about half of metallica's solos)
Sabbath-Turn up the...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 06-23-2015, 05:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 204
Posted By Maidenheadsteve
Setting threads aren't allowed and this site...

Setting threads aren't allowed and this site usually laughs in the general direction of the spider series. Though on the other hand it's your first post and who hasn't had a crap 15 watter while in a...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 06-21-2015, 12:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 643
Posted By Maidenheadsteve
Unless you're doing guys specifically known for a...

Unless you're doing guys specifically known for a fuzz tone (Gilmour, Hendrix) I'd say Overdrive.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 06-16-2015, 09:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 277
Posted By Maidenheadsteve
Just volume=Micro amp, or for an even cleaner...

Just volume=Micro amp, or for an even cleaner volume boost, MC401. I'm down on the GE-7, it has a bit of floor noise not for my liking.
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