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Epi Les Paul build

Hey guys I guess this is another "poor mans Gibson" build, but I am looking to upgrade my Eipiphone Les Paul Standard '09 to a

Base Plate Source

Hey guys/gals, where can I get a Duncan base plate? Does Duncan sell them direct?

12 string neck relief issue

Hey guys, I have a question. I just got a Takamine EG523sc-12 (12 string acoustic/electric) yesterday that's in pretty darn good shape, except the previous

Can't get my killswitch right...

Well hello! I have for a couple of days tried to wire up a killswitch in my bass( 2v 1t) but i just can't figure out

radius and bends

hi i noticed that with a sg with 10.46 gauge strings i could do more big bends than with a strat and 9.46 gauge strings or

Question on pickup matching

Hey Ya'll, quick question here. Any one have any thoughts on what single coil sized bucker will match output with a model 59 full size

Selecting between north and south coil? is this possible ?????

Hi I searched but didn't find anything. I want to wire up a pickup with only 1 volume pot/pushpull. I am wondering if I can

Neck Pickup ideas for Custom TB-5 in the bridge

I have a Custom TB-5 and I really love it. I also got just last week a Nazgul Trembucker 6, which is a beast!!! I

Fender Buddy GUY

hi i see that his model has not the mid boost now so a question, is it possible to have his amazing tone with the Eric Clapton

Opinion on my Carvin spec sheet, I am ordering tomorrow!

I am ordering a bolt (the strat model) Pic for reference on model! I am going for a blues and rock thing, I want to be able

Fender MIM quality, a couple things to look out for

I just got some new MIM Teles recently, both with minor issues I want to share so that you can look out for them if

Will the lil 59 in strat bridge play nice with tex mex?

Hey guys, I have a strat loaded with tex mex pickups which sound allright for playing chilli peppers, hendrix, pearl jam and other funky/bluesy stuff. However

Well, here it is..

Yeah, it's done! I've been working on restoring an 80's Hondo charvel star copy and I think it's finally

finally completed my Jateleguar build

What pickup should I get?

I recently bought a Dobro. I want to amplify it. I'm thinking of rigging it up for a guitar pickup, but I don't know what

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Drilling p90 bobbin for a5 slugs

Pickup tweakers, I have been thinking of using my drill press to drill out the holes in the bobbins of p90's and fit them with

So I Bought Another Stratocaster

So the day before yesterday I had a bunch of stuff for my next Stratocaster guard arrive. I've wanted a H/S guard with 1 vol.

DR Strings. What gives?

So been testing my new Black Winter set and decided to try some different brand strings. After a refret some time ago, my luthier strung

Reversing mudification

Hey Duncaneers, glad to be posting as a new member :smokin: I have a kinda strange dilemma. I recently bought an aftermarket Warehouse Guitar Speakers G12C/S

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