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Forum: Electric Guitar 01-12-2013, 02:38 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 669
Posted By guidothepimmp
Love the irony of a mint roadworn :D

Love the irony of a mint roadworn :D
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-12-2013, 02:34 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 7,982
Posted By guidothepimmp
What the **** A thread on super strats and not...

What the ****

A thread on super strats and not one mention of charvel?

Bah
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-12-2013, 02:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 487
Posted By guidothepimmp
Jackson professionals are top of the range and...

Jackson professionals are top of the range and highly sought after.
Some say they are as good if not better than American Jackson's

If you find one, go for it
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 11-18-2012, 12:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 482
Posted By guidothepimmp
Wood with high density like maple tend to have a...

Wood with high density like maple tend to have a higher ping as you mentioned.. higher density imho is conducive to a more trebly sound.. the folks in the know reckon it's because dense wood also...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 11-17-2012, 01:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 482
Posted By guidothepimmp
Ever tapped wood to hear how it sounds? I...

Ever tapped wood to hear how it sounds?

I wouldn't worry so much about the type of wood as much as i would consider it's density.. thus the tapping.
Forum: Electric Guitar 11-17-2012, 01:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 762
Posted By guidothepimmp
Yes that's definitely high.. Like most of the...

Yes that's definitely high..

Like most of the folks, mine is about 1.5mm.. 2to3mm would be medium.. yours is slide guitar territory
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 11-11-2012, 10:22 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 405
Posted By guidothepimmp
You should be using a 500k pot for buckers...

You should be using a 500k pot for buckers ..

Hot to the switch is ok, or you could wire it to the hot lug. But if you went from single to bucker , then you're likely still using the 250k pot?
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-15-2012, 03:09 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 3,392
Posted By guidothepimmp
Realistically, 1 shit example received via...

Realistically, 1 shit example received via courier (IE. Buying blind) does not mean every charvel or any other Chinese guitar is scrap.

There are always lemons, some worse than others. Even the...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 09-10-2012, 01:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,258
Posted By guidothepimmp
Bad luck I Wouldn't bother trying to prettify ...

Bad luck

I Wouldn't bother trying to prettify ply

Can you not buy a replacementbody and leave it natural or oil finish?
Rather than buying veneers and all that?
Forum: Electric Guitar 09-08-2012, 09:48 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 775
Posted By guidothepimmp
Ibanez .AR300?

Ibanez .AR300?
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 09-02-2012, 12:24 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,410
Posted By guidothepimmp
The tube vs ss argument is getting old now.. i...

The tube vs ss argument is getting old now.. i have both ss and tube amps and both are great for what they're intended for.

Ironic too that some of the heaviest bands use axefx ..

That said, I'd...
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 02-04-2011, 01:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 310
Posted By guidothepimmp
yeh there is a way to fix it. If its only in the...

yeh there is a way to fix it.

If its only in the clear coat you can sand lightly with 2000 then buff it out. if you havent done it before though, dont do it because if you go through the clear you...
Forum: Electric Guitar 02-01-2011, 12:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 608
Posted By guidothepimmp
In this case id be inclined to go with the Ibby....

In this case id be inclined to go with the Ibby. The JS series jackson is the entry level series made in india.

I believe the timbers used are indian cedro body with maple neck. Not bad, but not...
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-29-2011, 12:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 473
Posted By guidothepimmp
with that serial theguitar is made in India....

with that serial theguitar is made in India. Japanese Jackson hae 7 digit serials.

As far as I know DK pro models are made in Japan (a least my DK2 is). I woud guess that would be a JS series. Those...
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-24-2011, 02:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 742
Posted By guidothepimmp
your friend aint dumb... keep the Charvel dude.

your friend aint dumb...

keep the Charvel dude.
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-23-2011, 03:51 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,177
Posted By guidothepimmp
in my opinion, high output pups arent the end all...

in my opinion, high output pups arent the end all and be all of guitar electronics. I find you can get more dynamics from medium - high output pups, but thats just me and my ears. If the high outs of...
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 01-22-2011, 03:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 243
Posted By guidothepimmp
yup.. thats it

yup.. thats it
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-14-2011, 02:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 237
Posted By guidothepimmp
why not keep the strat and just stick some...

why not keep the strat and just stick some stacked single coils in there or SD rails. They would give you your bucker sounds... and you get to keep the strat.

At the end of the day though, do what...
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-10-2011, 02:11 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,837
Posted By guidothepimmp
its not likehe throws them around.. what he is...

its not likehe throws them around..

what he is doing wont ding any guitar. Maybe a slight scratch here and there.
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-10-2011, 01:51 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 714
Posted By guidothepimmp
Best cleaner and its recommended by Erlewine in...

Best cleaner and its recommended by Erlewine in his book is Naptha. ie lighter fluid. Put some on a rag and get at the grime.

Naptha evaporates quickly and therefore dries the wood a bit. so when...
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-09-2011, 05:14 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,000
Posted By guidothepimmp
did the guy put the same gauge strings on? if he...

did the guy put the same gauge strings on? if he replaced your strings with lower gauge theres your problem. your neck went into slight backbow and needs a simple truss adjustment. Always be sure to...
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-05-2011, 12:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 329
Posted By guidothepimmp
i loved the looks of SG's forever... it was my...

i loved the looks of SG's forever... it was my dream guit. Then I played one and it all went for a ball of shit.

Now I stick to superstrats.
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-05-2011, 12:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 449
Posted By guidothepimmp
just get a charvel with a reverse head and killer...

just get a charvel with a reverse head and killer pups.. nithing rocks out quite like the original shred machines
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-05-2011, 12:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 289
Posted By guidothepimmp
i think its not a guitar that sounds like thrash...

i think its not a guitar that sounds like thrash but rather your whole setup...

If you like V shapes cool... then consider pups, effects and amps.

*edit. The pro series jacksons are great quality....
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-02-2011, 10:29 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 691
Posted By guidothepimmp
thats not a model 2 btw.. looks closer to a...

thats not a model 2 btw..

looks closer to a predator.. model 2 onlyhad a single bucker and a normal headstock.

predators came with a bucker and single coil with a reverse head..

nice guit
Forum: Guitar Gear & Accessories 10-31-2010, 12:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 229
Posted By guidothepimmp
no offenceman but asking total strangers on a...

no offenceman but asking total strangers on a forum whether a guit will suit your needs is a bit like asking them to pick you a wife.

Guitars are all relative especially considering what your...
Forum: Electric Guitar 10-31-2010, 12:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 187
Posted By guidothepimmp
shees. youd be better off investing in a...

shees. youd be better off investing in a baritone.

otherwise try zak wylde boomers. The heavy set. 13's it think
Forum: Gear Building & Customizing 10-31-2010, 09:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 312
Posted By guidothepimmp
try grounding. Remember at high gain you WILL get...

try grounding. Remember at high gain you WILL get hum irrespective.
Forum: Electric Guitar 10-30-2010, 02:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 301
Posted By guidothepimmp
jackson have different trems. I believe there...

jackson have different trems.

I believe there are jt580 and 590 trems. My 2 jacksons have the jt580 trems. They work fine for me.. hold tune fine. My Charvel has the older jt-6 trem which is not...
Forum: Electric Guitar 10-24-2010, 06:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 437
Posted By guidothepimmp
Thumbs up dude, excellent summary of both (and...

dude, excellent summary of both (and accurate)

its a pleasure to read comments like this one, nice one
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