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Alternative brands to Gibson

I kinda want another Les Paul, one a bit nicer stock than my Epiphone and in a nice dark burst. USA Gibsons are out due

swapping magnets is FUN!!!

I did two magnet swaps last night and they both sound good. I put a A2 in a JB wow what a difference. And then

I tried a JB/59 not my thing

So I bought a carvin v220 which came with a JB/59 combo. I tried them and A/B them to my crunchlab/liquifire and my Dactivator/air norton.

Gibson 500T vs. Duncan Custom

Hi all, Been trying out the Custom line and Gibson's "PAFs" (I say that because every PAF thread seems to end up with someone saying "X

Screamin Demon, TB or SH to reause it on different neck or bridge?

I have two Strats with Floyd Rose bridges, one is FloydRose II birdge and the other is the FloydRose Special (stock in MIM Charvel 2014).

Income NGD – Wayne Charvel Swamp Ash

Turns out the Pawn Shops in Nashville have vastly superior gear for sale than the ones in Atlanta (at least that I've been too.) Found

JB pickup MOD instead of swapping out for new pickup through custom shop

Hi Guys and gals I have a question instead of me building a pickup from the ground up through the custom shop at SD would

Refretting an Ax.....big change of plans.

I was asked to re-fret an Ibanez Model 1910, few of these out there, aprox from 1971-72. The refret was going to be normal, untill

Picking a neck pickup to pair with a 59CH

I think the 59CH looks to be a great pickup for a versitle for the bridge position, but I'm still looking for the right

Lace Deathbuckers. Are they worth it?

Title. I've been looking to try something new in terms of both sound and aesthetic. I haven't seen a whole lot of convincing videos on the

Seymour Duncan Humbuckers

Hello, Does Seymour Duncan make a 2 wire humbucker? Looking for moderate

NFTD - New First Tele Day

2010 American Standard. Black wouldn't have been my first choice, but I wanted a maple board and I got a ridiculous deal on it. I had

HOW TO: Bypass the Blackouts Preamp

What you need: 2 Pickups, 2 4PDT switches, a guitar that can hold 4 pots, 2 pup switches and 2 normal switches EXTRA DIAGRAM NEEDED :

Fishman Fluence

Pickups for Telecaster. Should be available in October!

help me decide upon a metal pickup

i have an all mahogany tele build ive been working on. mahogany body, mahogany neck with rosewood board. I am looking to build something for

Kurt Cobain's Fender Jaguar - former owner revealed!

I realize this news is one year old, and I don't usually link to other forums, but it's pretty interesting. Kurt Cobain's modified Fender Jaguar belonged

Another Coil Tap Qustion

Hello all, Im considering installing a Cool Rails for Strat SCR-1 pup. I would like to be able to split the humbucker. Ive seen a video

A question for the tele experts

Hello, Making plans for my next build, wanna a cheap tele, thats not routed under the pickguard, I plan to change out pickups, and tuners, repaint,and

Strat PUs for Modern Rock, Prog, Postrock and Jazzrock

Hello guys, at first, please excuse my english, I am from Germany :). My current and only guitar ist a Fender Classic Series 60 Strat, this one: I

Fender American Deluxe HSH OLP vs Fender Artist Signature Dave Murray HSH

Been thinking about getting a new strat for some time now. A while ago, I was looking at some "vintage" 70 strats, but was kinda