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Forum: Electric Guitar 04-25-2015, 10:17 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 495
Posted By gorkyporky
I have 3 different tones, clean, rhythm and lead....

I have 3 different tones, clean, rhythm and lead. And it takes me a few minutes to dial them in, if that. And after they are set, i just leave them there until i bump the amp or whatever.

Im really...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 04-24-2015, 06:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 230
Posted By gorkyporky
Doesnt the hacksaw give you a to wide of a hole...

Doesnt the hacksaw give you a to wide of a hole for the high e? Because thats what i used the last time, and it seemed too big.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 04-22-2015, 02:26 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 680
Posted By gorkyporky
You know, "rock" is an incredibly broad...

You know, "rock" is an incredibly broad spectrum of music. If you wanna sound like John Mayer you would need a completely different set of gear, than if you wanna sound like Alter Bridge for example....
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 04-22-2015, 12:42 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 680
Posted By gorkyporky
If im getting this corectly, this isnt an amp,...

If im getting this corectly, this isnt an amp, its a cab. I dont know why they used that picture tho. But yeah, a cab doesnt give you any sound on its own, you also need an amp head.

Anyway, tell...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 04-22-2015, 12:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 230
Posted By gorkyporky
Oh, i thought i should only use those to widen...

Oh, i thought i should only use those to widen the holes. I'll give it a shot i guess, bone nut blanks are not that expensive anyway.
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 04-21-2015, 04:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 230
Posted By gorkyporky
Actually, the first one i did was pretty good...

Actually, the first one i did was pretty good shape wise, since im used to shaping things with sanding. But i have no good tools to cut the slots, thats why it was kinda bad. I just used a random set...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 04-17-2015, 07:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 230
Posted By gorkyporky
Strange, thomann seems to have only one 42mm nut....

Strange, thomann seems to have only one 42mm nut. I guess ill try the tip cleaning thing, but i really want it to be as good as it can be, and i dont wanna **** something up accidently.
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 04-17-2015, 07:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 230
Posted By gorkyporky
changing the nut on LTD Ec-401

So, the nut on my EC-401 is kinda sticky, and makes tuning a pain sometimes. I rubbed graphite in it and everything, but it doesnt really help.

Im thinking about straight up changing the nut, and i...
Forum: Singing & Vocals 04-14-2015, 01:17 PM
Replies: 4,988
Views: 141,612
Posted By gorkyporky
False cord, or so i've been told. I start with...

False cord, or so i've been told. I start with the anngry sigh thing, and i guess if i used fry they would be higher. They also take a lot of air. And yeah, i know about the presence, but its...
Forum: Recording 04-14-2015, 12:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 427
Posted By gorkyporky
Fair enough, all of my studio experience was...

Fair enough, all of my studio experience was different this, so i guess thats why i'm not sure about this. :shrug: And i also didnt take kindly when they tried to cut our songs.
Forum: Singing & Vocals 04-14-2015, 12:23 PM
Replies: 4,988
Views: 141,612
Posted By gorkyporky
Hey guys, i randomly noticed that our band was...

Hey guys, i randomly noticed that our band was filmed on one of our gigs, and the vocals are actually pretty clear, so i thought i'd share it here:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3EU1M-_oa6M

I...
Forum: Recording 04-14-2015, 12:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 427
Posted By gorkyporky
Recording with a "producer", need some tips

Hi.

So a few weeks ago, our band was visited by two guys, that claimed that they are some sort of "producers" (and i use that term very loosely), and they are trying to promote their "studio" (i...
Forum: Singing & Vocals 04-10-2015, 05:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 339
Posted By gorkyporky
check the...

check the sticky:

http://www.ultimate-guitar.com/forum/showthread.php?t=1208630

There was talk about grit like 2 pages back.
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 04-09-2015, 05:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 192
Posted By gorkyporky
I had zero experience with guitar mods and almost...

I had zero experience with guitar mods and almost zero experience with soldering (i literaly only soldered two wires together before that), and i managed to install a killswitch. I used a hole of the...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 04-08-2015, 05:41 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 853
Posted By gorkyporky
I had this exact problem. I just put the...

I had this exact problem. I just put the overdrive and the footswitch very close together, so i can simply step on both of them at the same time. It works well. I actually have the eq and delay set...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 04-08-2015, 05:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 389
Posted By gorkyporky
As far as i know, the actual tension is pretty...

As far as i know, the actual tension is pretty much the same on all strings. That's actually why they have different thickness. You can check out some numbers...
Forum: Musician Talk 04-08-2015, 05:20 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 532
Posted By gorkyporky
Or, you know, just play it half a step up?

Or, you know, just play it half a step up?
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 03-30-2015, 06:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 434
Posted By gorkyporky
I have the polytune as well, but interestingly...

I have the polytune as well, but interestingly enough, i never managed to get the whole polytune thing working like it should. I just use it to tune each string separately, and its super acurate. You...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 03-30-2015, 05:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 688
Posted By gorkyporky
I'd get a powered kemper. Actually, the next amp...

I'd get a powered kemper. Actually, the next amp i will get will definetly be a powered kemper. It's just way more convenient for giging, since you can just change patches with the kemper pedal. It...
Forum: The Pit 03-30-2015, 06:05 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 420
Posted By gorkyporky
Install new display drivers. Try different...

Install new display drivers. Try different inputs. Also, whats wrong with having the desktop on your tv and your computer screen turned off? Thats how i use the laptop with my tv. It's way more...
Forum: Electric Guitar 03-30-2015, 05:59 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 432
Posted By gorkyporky
What do you mean by "sounds correct"? 7...

What do you mean by "sounds correct"? 7 strings don't have any problems with intonation with regular frets.
Forum: Electric Guitar 03-30-2015, 04:16 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 829
Posted By gorkyporky
Simply, i have the guitar that i like to use the...

Simply, i have the guitar that i like to use the most in the tuning that i use the most. It helps that i only have D and Drop C tunings to use tho, so i dont evne have a problem with having one...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 03-30-2015, 03:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 222
Posted By gorkyporky
^listen to spoder-man, because he knows his...

^listen to spoder-man, because he knows his stuff. However, if you have no soldering experience, the new EMG's have their soderless sets nowdays, that you just plug together in whatever configuration...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 03-30-2015, 03:54 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 530
Posted By gorkyporky
I just changed the tubes in my JCA50. I had the...

I just changed the tubes in my JCA50. I had the stock ones in, and the preamp tubes started dying, so i took it to a tech and he retubed the whole thing, preamp and power amp tubes. JJ's on the power...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 03-30-2015, 03:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 222
Posted By gorkyporky
I think its better to get strings that feel good,...

I think its better to get strings that feel good, then the ones that sound right. You can just eq the tone later. And there is no other way to tell wich ones you like better, unless you try them.
Forum: The Pit 03-29-2015, 09:38 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 664
Posted By gorkyporky
Where is Ezri Dax? She is the hottest by a...

Where is Ezri Dax? She is the hottest by a longshot!
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 03-29-2015, 08:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 241
Posted By gorkyporky
Weird, i have the same bridge on my SZ320, and it...

Weird, i have the same bridge on my SZ320, and it intonates well in dropC with exactly the same gauge of strings... Maybe try to move the saddle completely back to the front again, and then slowly...
Forum: Electric Guitar 03-27-2015, 01:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 344
Posted By gorkyporky
What is "neck overload"? Just sell the...

What is "neck overload"? Just sell the LTD if you dont like it, altough i'd keep it for a backup anyway.

I actually have 2 guitars, one that i have had for a while now, that i really really like,...
Forum: Electric Guitar 03-26-2015, 09:47 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 689
Posted By gorkyporky
I dunno about prices in the us, but there are...

I dunno about prices in the us, but there are hardtail Ibanez RG models, that have the bridge flush with the body. Like THIS...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 03-25-2015, 04:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 418
Posted By gorkyporky
You can get literally (and yes, i mean literally)...

You can get literally (and yes, i mean literally) the best advice on this boards. There are many people on here that have amazing amounts of experience and technical knowledge about all kinds of...
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