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Floyd Rose question

Hi, I was looking at a post here about FR Trems Floyd Rose: "Original or Licensed" Many FR and other FR-licensed trems were discussed, but not those

Good passive thrash pickup?

So I've done a little bit of research and am still not sure what pickup I want to try, so many options! Here's my setup:

What non-Duncan and non-Dimarzio brands of pick ups have you tried and really...

Yes, most of us have tried Duncan and/or Dimarzio pickups. While different from each other, both companies have some great products, which have really

Blueman - I need a recommendation….

What would you put in this? What would put in the bridge and neck? And what about the middle SET of humbuckers? How about the pots? I

Congratulations to BloodRose for winning the Holiday Giveaway

A big thank you to all who participated in the giveaway and wish that you will all have a

Pulled out my Kramer today...

And all I can say is wow! I forgot how good this thing is to play. Replaced the .11s on there with .10s (which I

NGD.... another box ticked.

I know this one goes against the grain for many although I'm not ashamed to say I've wanted one for years. This one is a

ES 335 pickup ideas please for jazz/medium gain

I have an 2011 ES 335 I picked up that had Sheptone T Tops in it (A5). Great clarity, but a little too bright for

Couple Fluence questions for Falbo

Which battery pack should I order for my PRS? Is the classic humbucker genuinely comparable to PAF repros from today's boutique companies or are there

Should I upgrade my Kramer Striker Fr-422 sm?

Ok so in 2010 i bought me a Kramer, its an alder body guitar with a maple neck, and it featured Kramer's Dual/Quad Rails which

Signature Guitar Dream

Hey guys. Hope your doing well. Just a question here. If you could build a signature guitar what model would it be and what would

Coil Tapping vs Coil Splitting

Hi everybody, I recently purchased a guitar with two humbuckers, with a push-pull pot for coil splitting. To my surprise splitting the coils introduces A

Ibanez or Jackson???

Hi! For about 6 months I'm gonna buy a new guitar and I've been thinking, currently, of these two: Ibanez RGIT20FE and Jackson KVMG Pro

Recommend me guitar music

Hey, Looking to explore new music. It doesn't matter if it is extremely "geeky" or quirky or very pop or anything in between. If it sounds

New jimi Hendrix strat copy need new pickup ideas !

Hey guys and girls !! I got a new strat it needs some work though im replacing the pickups and the neck ! So if

Pickup advice sought

Good afternoon all....I have a custom made Tele Thinline from a friend of mine. The guitar is awesome and I expect this young man to

Volume Pot Problem

So yesterday I switched the Volume pots on my 2004 SG from their standard 300k to 500k pots. I wasn't able to test until today

SD Welcomes Adam Gotch (Forum user Sosomething)

We'd like to welcome Adam Gotch, best known as long-time forum user sosomething to our customer service team. Adam brings a great wealth of practical

Pickup suggestions for metal machine Jackson soloist

Just picked up a USA Jackson soloist. Alder body, maple neck thru design, ebony fretboard and floyd rose trem. Its stock with Jb and

Picks, Picks & More Picks!

Hi folks, I know as with many things picks are highly personal preference for many reasons. I am about to buy a few different types and

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