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What's the best s.d. pickup for Black Sabbath?

I'm looking to change out the pickups on my SG standard. It has the 57 and 57+. I want something a lot hotter. I play

Best Pickup For an SG ( Custom vs Custom 5 vs Alternative 8)

Hey guys i'm new to the forum , and i want to make a pickup swap on the bridge my Gibson SG Standard '05 ,

Reverend Guitars--- Under the Radar?

A few weeks ago, I traded a Gibson Flying V for a Reverend Buckshot and Peavey Valveking II 20 watt tube amp head.

Phat Cats: PG Review "bright and clear" ????

OK, so- I've been reading for years (mostly here) that the Phat Cat neck is "muddy". PG seems to seriously disagree, calling it the

Clowning around...

Clicky for a bigger pic Been really feeling the physical need to get back to guitars with a more substantial neck (my skinny neck guitars really

New pickups for my Epiphone dot

I'm a first time poster and I'm relatively new to swapping pickups. I've read a bunch of threads but they weren't really specific to what

Interesting One Must Go Thread: Fender vs. Gibson debate

I was reading a thread where a guitarist must get rid of one guitar out of two. Which you'd get rid of and which

"Sleeper" guitar -

Do you have a guitar that you bought, borrowed, etc. that just vastly exceeded your expectations? Whether because it was a bargain for

Highest Output Humbuckers Available?

Hello. I use mostly single coil or low output humbuckers in the necks of my guitars. I don't use the bridge pickups too

Rosewood neck vs maple neck

Hi. What do you prefer a maple fingerboard or a rosewood fingerboard. Think about the feel, look and sound of it. Personally I prefer rosewood

Ibanez RG1527 vs Schecter Hellraiser C-7 FR

Hello again, coming from here : I modified a little bit the search for a new 7-string, since : a) i started to really dig the demos,

De-"airing" DMZ 36th Ann. question

The slugs that are used in the 36ths (Airbuckers) are regular DMZ slugs and ARE NOT not the type which are manufactured

What pickups for my Epiphone les paul?

Hi. I've got a Epiphone Les Paul standard plus top pro. I want to upgrade the pickups on it but I'm not sure which ones

Tuners - Grovers, etc.

How much would you pay, including shipping, if you wanted (but didn't HAVE to have): 6 Gibson Grover Les Paul Rotomatic TUNERS Chrome? Additionally, just for

OFR bridge Coming fom china? is this really original or copy?

hey guys hows it going? im willing to get an original floyd rose or a schaller floyd rose bridge off Ebay AND I Saw this one but im

Help ... I hate my Tele.

A Strat is my weapon of choice but I since I bought my first Tele I've always kept one for their vibe which no other

NGD: PRS Mikael sig model

I returned the iron label and got this since it plays much better and I like this guitar a lot. Specs: Maple top Mahogany body maple neck ebony fingerboard I think

Chrissie Hynde Telecaster

Is it just me or…. How many female signature models as there been at Fender over the last few years ? Bonnie Raith, Avril Lavigne ,

If you had a time machine....

If you had a time machine and the ultimate backstage pass allowing access anywhere, who's guitar would you grab and why. I am not talking

You Have To Buy A New Gibson or PRS - Which Do You Choose?

Okay, let's say you have three grand, and you have to choose between buying a new PRS and a new Gibson. Which do you choose

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