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Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 12-10-2013, 06:26 PM
Replies: 8
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Posted By LPshin
I got it! the pickup was too low,,, strange since...

I got it! the pickup was too low,,, strange since they are very close to the strings now, I dont have to raise the pickups that high on my other axes,, But it works atleast! Cheers guys
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 12-10-2013, 04:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 348
Posted By LPshin
I wired it up with one volume only The pickups...

I wired it up with one volume only
The pickups dont sound "full" as if the tone pot was on 0
But there is no tone pot! So whats happening?
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 12-10-2013, 01:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 348
Posted By LPshin
Emg 81 85 NON SOLDERLESS HELP

Hi guys!
Ive finished making the explorer guitar! and unfortunately am now stuck on wiring.
For reasons unknown, the emg 81 /85 set i salvaged from another guitar was wired weirdly.

Firstly, the...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 12-08-2013, 07:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 352
Posted By LPshin
No, the body is very even, I just messed up the...

No, the body is very even, I just messed up the drilling part. The neck pocket was routed too small and I decided to sand it, creating a slightly flawed neck pocket :(.
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 12-06-2013, 11:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 352
Posted By LPshin
Explorer build mistakes and screw ups HELP!

Hey guys, I have been working on an explorer but ran into some issues.

First issue, I drilled the stop piece a little bit off center and therefore its not in line with TOM bridge, will this affect...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 11-06-2013, 04:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 509
Posted By LPshin
Located in auckland

Located in auckland
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 10-31-2013, 05:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 509
Posted By LPshin
I have seen your builds, they look amazing but do...

I have seen your builds, they look amazing but do you have any tips on measuring and drilling holes for TOM bridges?
I feel that they should be exactly in the center inline with the fretboard
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 10-30-2013, 03:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 509
Posted By LPshin
Do you by any chance have a digital explorer...

Do you by any chance have a digital explorer template that can be printed out?
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 10-30-2013, 01:26 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 509
Posted By LPshin
Thanks for the reply, Im planning on a bolt on...

Thanks for the reply, Im planning on a bolt on build for my first.
How would I go about routing pickup cavities out? Is there a template for it online and does the distance between the pickups matter...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 10-29-2013, 07:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 509
Posted By LPshin
Guitar Explorer build questions.

Hi guys, I am planning on doing a partial guitar build.
I am trying to make an explorer that looks similar to Hetfields wooden explorer
Due to limited time and resources, I have bought a neck with a...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 10-28-2013, 06:04 AM
Replies: 3,852
Views: 161,210
Posted By LPshin
Hey guys, I am doing a little build, I have made...

Hey guys, I am doing a little build, I have made an explorer body but due to the lack of skill, I ended up buying a neck with a floyd nut installed (jackson). I would like to have a TOM bridge. The...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 03-28-2013, 06:23 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 392
Posted By LPshin
Screwed up rewiring EMG 81/85

Hi guys,
I wanted to try out something different so I decided to move my EMG 81/85 set from my ltd viper to my jackson rr5 just for fun.
I ran into many problems wiring.

The input jack was far away...
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-14-2013, 09:23 PM
Replies: 10,007
Views: 523,969
Posted By LPshin
I've done that, The string does not touch the...

I've done that, The string does not touch the middle?
Forum: New Members Q&A Forum 01-13-2013, 01:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 500
Posted By LPshin
I sure will! And by no means I am not a metal...

I sure will! And by no means I am not a metal head! I like to play other things outside the metal genre.. however, I never was into jazz :( when I end up improvising, I just use one scale on the same...
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-12-2013, 11:29 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 7,752
Posted By LPshin
I have a jackson soloist sl3 Its awesome! Neck...

I have a jackson soloist sl3
Its awesome! Neck profile is slim and comfortable
looks awesome in trans black flamed maple
sounds great for anything, especially with 2 stacked single coils
floyd rose...
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-12-2013, 11:24 PM
Replies: 10,007
Views: 523,969
Posted By LPshin
I have a jackson RR5 which I love, but the action...

I have a jackson RR5 which I love, but the action is a tad bit too high...'
So when I do lower it, It frets out on bends at like the 19th-22nd fret.. how do I re adjust the neck? which way do I turn...
Forum: New Members Q&A Forum 01-12-2013, 11:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 500
Posted By LPshin
How to improve my metal playing?

Hey guys, I seem to be stuck in terms of improving...
The brick wall as the others seem to call it :(
I enjoy bands such as Avenged Sevenfold, Trivium, Bullet for my Valentine, Iron maiden, Children...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 11-18-2012, 06:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 182
Posted By LPshin
I was thinking dimarzio super distortion for the...

I was thinking dimarzio super distortion for the bridge, Not sure on the neck, a good clean tone but also good for leads and rhythm tones, so versatility is what i look for really.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 11-18-2012, 05:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 182
Posted By LPshin
What PUPS for a jackson RR5

Hi guys, I have recently purchased a jackson RR5, but the previous owner replaced the stock pups with some no namers which sound like dog anus... I would like to replace them, The guitar has an alder...
Forum: Electric Guitar 11-16-2012, 05:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 246
Posted By LPshin
Metal hardware maintainence?

Hi guys, I own a jackson Randy Rhodes 5 (RR5)
White with gold hardware. However, the metal has little dirt? weird marks on it which are not scratches, or dents, its some sort of build up that wont go...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 11-15-2012, 06:32 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 918
Posted By LPshin
I already have a JB in my soloist.. Im located in...

I already have a JB in my soloist.. Im located in NZ so bareknuckles are kinda hard to get here...Not keen on emgs because my viper has emg and emgs make all guitars sound the same lol... what about...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 11-15-2012, 08:53 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 918
Posted By LPshin
Well, Id rather avoid the slight racism and the...

Well, Id rather avoid the slight racism and the seemly negative views on Dimebags guitar, I decided I will get the RR5, but this idiot kept it in good condition, but took out the stock pups and...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 11-15-2012, 06:15 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 918
Posted By LPshin
I have a jackson soloist sl3, I love it, A lovely...

I have a jackson soloist sl3, I love it, A lovely randy rhoads would go well i think.. The white and gold seems classy to me... I guess I will put my Dimebag guitar desire away :)
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 11-15-2012, 06:01 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 918
Posted By LPshin
What about a jackson RR5 for the same price?

What about a jackson RR5 for the same price?
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 11-15-2012, 05:21 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 918
Posted By LPshin
Oh and the confederate flag on the guitar... Is...

Oh and the confederate flag on the guitar... Is it really racist? I have no idea, would I get smacked by every dark skinned person that sees me playing? I personally think it looks really cool, the...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 11-15-2012, 05:20 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 918
Posted By LPshin
Dean Dimebag Dixie rebel questions!

Hey guys,
I just wanted to ask some questions
I want a Dixie rebel guitar from dean
I cannot try it out..... Im not a massive dimebag fan boy but I do enjoy pantera and I love the finish on this...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 09-21-2012, 06:34 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 1,847
Posted By LPshin
Just an update, Bought some planet waves Deep...

Just an update, Bought some planet waves Deep cleaning cream polish and liquid Carnauba wax today, Polished and cleaned my guitar with it and cleaned fret board with lemon oil. Fret board still...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 09-20-2012, 10:07 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 1,847
Posted By LPshin
If I cleaned it with lemon oil and then rubbed...

If I cleaned it with lemon oil and then rubbed GHS fast frets onto the fretboard, would it be better?
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 09-20-2012, 06:42 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 1,847
Posted By LPshin
What is wrong with lemon oil, half the people are...

What is wrong with lemon oil, half the people are telling me not to put lemon oil on and half the people are telling to???
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 09-19-2012, 06:02 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 1,847
Posted By LPshin
Its a interesting thread, Im sure not many people...

Its a interesting thread, Im sure not many people have come across a guitar that smells like piss
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