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by calling card
Thu Jan 28, 2021 8:55 am
Forum: Artists
Topic: RIP Eddie Van Halen
Replies: 82
Views: 4936

Re: RIP Eddie Van Halen

Mammoth was the name of the band, only learnt that an hour ago.
by calling card
Tue Jan 19, 2021 2:17 pm
Forum: Gig Guide
Topic: NZG - Nostalgia for Zee Gigs!
Replies: 21
Views: 468

Re: NZG - Nostalgia for Zee Gigs!

Drummer was 'god himself' ?
by calling card
Tue Jan 19, 2021 7:32 am
Forum: Amp Talk
Topic: Trainwrecks?
Replies: 23
Views: 1117

Re: Trainwrecks?

I used to think so too, then I met someone with synesthesia, and you realise some people can hear shit completely differently. Same with those people that can see more colour. Everything sounds the same to me....meh..... [/quote] I had to look up the word 'synesthesia'. Fascinating, I've often asso...
by calling card
Tue Dec 08, 2020 8:26 am
Forum: Tone and Style
Topic: The Lost Art of Tuning
Replies: 30
Views: 902

Re: The Lost Art of Tuning

When installing new strings I crank up to E approx on sixth, it's usually very close when I check with tuner. Then tong tong through the other strings like days of old. I miss that sound of tune ups on live recordings.
by calling card
Mon Nov 30, 2020 10:12 am
Forum: Amp Talk
Topic: Volume dropping out
Replies: 27
Views: 1118

Re: Volume dropping out

My 800 was dimming, new power valves seemed to fix it.
by calling card
Wed Oct 07, 2020 9:59 am
Forum: Artists
Topic: RIP Eddie Van Halen
Replies: 82
Views: 4936

Re: RIP Eddie Van Halen

I'll never forget sliding that first album cassette into the car tape deck and what erupted from those Jensen speakers. Adios atomic punk.
by calling card
Tue Oct 06, 2020 11:39 am
Forum: GAS
Topic: Neural DSP Quad Cortex Helix / AxeFx Killah
Replies: 8
Views: 461

Re: Neural DSP Quad Cortex Helix / AxeFx Killah

Title reads like some kind of medical event.
by calling card
Wed Sep 30, 2020 11:47 am
Forum: Wanted
Topic: NZ source of grill cloth?
Replies: 16
Views: 512

Re: NZ source of grill cloth?

Can't help with local source, but a solid overseas option is CE Distributing: https://www.cedist.com/search/node/grill%20cloth I get trade pricing with them (maybe everyone with an account does, though?) - let me know if you want me to investigate pricing on anything. There's also Evatco in Queensl...
by calling card
Tue Sep 29, 2020 3:29 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: NZ source of grill cloth?
Replies: 16
Views: 512

Re: NZ source of grill cloth?

Cheers, yeah those two places have had my attention. Yeah crazy, how much does a bit of cloth weigh.
by calling card
Tue Sep 29, 2020 2:31 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: NZ source of grill cloth?
Replies: 16
Views: 512

NZ source of grill cloth?

To be specific it's Marshall salt & pepper I'm looking for. Can get at Mojotone but wonder if any local supply.
example:
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by calling card
Tue Sep 29, 2020 10:04 am
Forum: DIY BUILD YOUR OWN - Guitars
Topic: The Duovette (the guitar Gretsch didn't make)
Replies: 58
Views: 3766

Re: The Duovette (the guitar Gretsch didn't make)

Nice bit of chisel work on the neck pocket!
by calling card
Tue Sep 22, 2020 12:35 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Hiwatt 4x12 cab
Replies: 0
Views: 264

Hiwatt 4x12 cab

long shot, still you never know.

Edit 23/09/20; Or an unloaded straight front quad cabinet of any origin for experimental purposes.
by calling card
Wed Sep 16, 2020 8:56 am
Forum: Wow!Rare!Collectible!!!!
Topic: Vintage Celestion in a valve radio
Replies: 20
Views: 4582

Re: Vintage Celestion in a valve radio

That is interesting.
by calling card
Tue Sep 15, 2020 11:02 am
Forum: GAS
Topic: What are you gassing for?
Replies: 5345
Views: 476110

Re: What are you gassing for?

I mean what the fuck, I practically don't even play guitar of late & find myself drooling over these...

https://www.fane-acoustics.com/

GAS like nature finds a way.