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What do certain guitar colours mean to you?

When I was first learning guitar, my first guitar was a Peavey Raptor in this dark navy blue colour. I remember going to the local

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Basswood guitars? Opinions?

JB with an all Maple neck - thoughts?

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Guess the Gibson price changes weren't a joke. Check this mess out

$3,759 for a standard. jebus lord

How long does it take for you to rust your strings?

I think I have alien acid sweat...I put on a new set of Dunlop Reverend Willy G 7-38 set and after 15 seconds (YES! you

Help Me Pick A Color - PRS CONTENT!

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Beyond hum cancellation, what's the tone difference between RWRP and non RWRP ?

I asked this question elsewhere but didn't really get a response. I guess this site is more appropriate. I want to buy two P90 pickups. I

Cheap gift help.

Story: My daughter was saving for a car, we surprised her and bought her one. So, she took the money she had saved and bought

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Does anyone have any experience of wiring onto one of these things at all? I want to wire my new Whole Lotta Humbucker set straight

has anybody tried the gravity storm yet?

Its sunday, I'm hungover and I don't feel like searching. I'm thinking about trying some dimarzio pickups and I was leaning towards the PAF 36TH (or

Tremelo Question?

Hi Folks, I really have no use for the tremelo system on my 60's CV Strat and wanted to know if it was a good idea

Pickups annoying problem

Hello everyone. This is my first post to this forum, and I'm still trying to work my way around this place, so please be patient with

I think I want a mahogany V in 25.5" scale. Ideas?

The one that got away: LTD DV8-R, Dave Mustaine signature model. basically a King V made of mahogany mahogany neck mahogany body 25-1/2" scale neck-through TOM bridge w/ strings-through body (negotiable,

NGD, Ibanez edition!

Brand spankin' new Ibanez DT520 Destroyer! This is a limited run for europe. According to the swedish distributor, there will only be one batch for

Pickups for progressive thrash - RG570

Hi, guys :) I spent almost year by slow building my gear. Now I have Ibanez RG570 from 2002 plugged to Jet City JCA50 head (it's

So what's wrong with this diagram?

I followed this Lace diagram. It's supposed to be bridge coil/both/neck coil with a 3-way on/on/on switch. I am using two singles instead

Ok ladies and gents... HH strat p'ups

As some of you may know, I recently purchased a MP silverburst strat for little of nothing. I took it apart and cut out a

Wiring 4 push/pull pots like a Triple Shot

Well, I've considered joining this forum for over a decade and this debacle has finally brought me to do it. Tried searching for a similar

Sycamore as a body wood?

I'm not thinking of buying one of these, I've just never heard of using Sycamore as a body wood. Has anyone else? I wonder what

Neck single coils for metal

Hello. I like the look of neck single coils... and just wanna know what are some good options for that, independent of the rest of

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