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EVH Wolfgang Special or Washburn N24?

Hey guys, I'm very interested in these two guitars: the EVH Wolfgang Special and the Washburn N24 (Not N2 because it doesn't have the Stephens Extended

78 model

just wanted to show my nice new pickups and thank the custom shop , they will be installed in my lp next week hopefully

Ssl-1 fifth position is not working

I installed this pre-wired pickguard Ssl-1 in my strat. It worked for two ours. After that all pickups stopped working on the fifth position .

Trifecta Of Gibson

Here's my 3 Gibsons all hanging out and partying. From L to R: 2013 Gibson Elliot Easton "Tikibird" Firebird (Gold Poly Mist) 2008 Gibson

Duncan Distortion Bridge Model in the neck?

I put in a Duncan Distortion neck model in the neck of my Les Paul the other night and although I like the way the

What is the Cheapest You've Ever Seen a LP Historic go for?

Given my recent luck, I am embarking on a quest to find a LP historic for under $1500. Is this rather common or should I

the best JB mods ever.. :)

I think this is the best mods that u can do on a JB.. well atleast i LIKE it a lot.. ol' JB with

P90 strat

I'm thinking about putting P90s in my MIM strat. I can get a pickguard from warmoth easily enough, but I'm concerned about the string

slide players...

Are you addicted to slides in general?! I bought a new slide and it got me wondering how many slides I actually own so

Custom Shop Lil Pearly Gates anyone ?

I really fancy trying one in the neck of one of my Strats. Has anyone got one ? How is it ? Will it work with my 250k

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

Strings breaking at the tuners

Actually, just one string: the high E. Any experiences with this? It's a pain in the neck to lose a string randomly when tightening, loosening

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

NGD!!! 2012 Gibson Les Paul Standard

Ever since I saw Adrian Smith playing a Gold Top Les Paul in an old Iron Maiden video, I've always wanted one. However, they were

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

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