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Pulling Evo IIs out of JEM 7VWH - any warnings about the SD combo I am thinking of?

Gear: Modded ADA MP-1 into MESA 20/20 into MESA 2x12 rectocab. Guitar: '02 JEM 7VWH with Evo IIs Was going to go Screamin' Demon in the neck

PRS Problem

Hello people, I've had an issue with my PRS SE bridge position. Originally I tried a Dimarzio x2n and it was too muddy for me

West African Hard Ivory Replacement Nut

So the nut on my PRS SE Bernie Marsden needs to be replaced. I'm thinking of getting a West African Hard ivory nut from Bob

checking neck relief

does it make a difference if you check the the truss rod using the 1st and last fret and checking at the 8th fret or

SH-2 vs SH-4 vs SH-10 choosing pickups! (Help)

First of all, I have a Epiphne Prophecy Les Paul Custom Plus EX guitar, the one with active pickups but I want to change the

Help buying new Strat and Strap

Hi, I normally only play hard rock and metal and have two Deans that do just fine. But I am looking for a classic

Help with wiring! 2 volume, 1 tone HSS

Hello, I recently upgraded a stock Squier Strat with new neck, bridge and bridge pickup (Duncan JB Humbucker). And now I've installed two Fender pots and

Taylor versus Martin Acoustic Guitars

Earlier this summer I spent a few days going back and forth (as long as the family would let me get away!) and in and

Guitar buzz

So, I recently installed a Seymour Duncan invader into my bridge position. The guitar now gives of ALOT of feedback and a lot of buzzing.

Happy Birthday MJ

Let's hear it for MJ this special Thursday. She works tirelessly for legends and for common tone seekers alike. This side of and Abigail

I don't know what I want!

I've got some money recently since I've passed my matura exams pretty good :smokin: So here's the deal... I think that buying a new guitar wouldn't

Cap location

I am a Les Paul guy and I am fine with my cap being from the input of the volume pot to the outside lug

Genuine Gibson parts don't match!

I've just bought genuine creme Gibson pickup rings, switch tip and selector ring and none of them are the same shade of creme! So annoying

Neck wood types? Luthier advice needed

So at work today (oh yeah, I'm finally well enough to work again!), we were cleaning out a bunch of scrap metal and old crap

Sending Bareknuckle pickup description to SD Custom Shop

Has anyone tried something like this? I had a bk juggernaut but sold it because it had a little too much low end for me

International Pickup Sales

I've been selling a lot of my unused Duncan pickups on eBay lately, and almost every one I have sold has been purchased through their

the right bridge pickup for garage rock punk surf style

Hi there im just looking for the right humbucker for playing old and new garage rock/surf/punk (and rock' n ' roll) musi. in general: the trashman fidlar eagles of

So uh, two quarter pounder strat coils to make a humbucker....

I'm thinking with an A8 mag for the bridge and an A2 for the neck, I'd bet this would be a pretty versatile HB

quick question A2 Pro/S.Lover

Hi, After much reading, and the tone chart B/M/T being dissed a lot, it seems the A2 Pro looks a lot like the

I think I've crossed that line into insanity... The "Quadbucker"

I think this confirms my final step into madness, but... I know it is possible, with the right pickups, to make a humbucker from 2 single

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