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by MikeC
Sun Sep 18, 2022 5:43 pm
Forum: DIY BUILD YOUR OWN - Guitars
Topic: Nitro spraying advice
Replies: 48
Views: 2550

Re: Nitro spraying advice

GrantB & Andries Vorster both told me that Nitro clear coat yellows with UV light. Not sure how long it takes though...
by MikeC
Wed Sep 14, 2022 11:54 am
Forum: DIY - BUILD YOUR OWN Amps
Topic: Deluxe Reverb - Tweed Cabinet & Hiwatt amp
Replies: 20
Views: 1875

Re: Deluxe Reverb - Tweed Cabinet & Hiwatt amp

Hot dang! They look great, that Hiwatt is dreamy... nice buildin! Love to hear a demo or two 😊 Hey man I have lots of demos but I don't know how to share it haha. Are we connected in Instagram by any chance? I have lots of demos, but I don't know how to share them. Are we connected on Instagram by ...
by MikeC
Mon Sep 12, 2022 2:34 pm
Forum: Guitars
Topic: Return of the Gibson shocker thread!
Replies: 694
Views: 100044

Re: Return of the Gibson shocker thread!

Jay wrote: Mon Sep 12, 2022 2:16 pm Peter Frampton had a black one right?
I believe he still has it.
by MikeC
Sat Sep 10, 2022 2:40 pm
Forum: Guitars
Topic: She's finished - Follow the Progress of my "Andronis" Custom Telecaster Build
Replies: 76
Views: 3894

Re: Follow the Progress of my "Andronis" Custom Telecaster Build

And a few more pics...
Check the date out - punctual!
Neck & Frets at Heal.jpg
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by MikeC
Sat Sep 10, 2022 2:38 pm
Forum: Guitars
Topic: She's finished - Follow the Progress of my "Andronis" Custom Telecaster Build
Replies: 76
Views: 3894

Re: Follow the Progress of my "Andronis" Custom Telecaster Build

She's finished - I'm very happy with the outcome and will provide a review when the honeymoon period has cooled off.
Here's some pics :)
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by MikeC
Wed Aug 31, 2022 4:48 pm
Forum: GAS
Topic: Forums have been slow, how about a 'In the mail' thread?
Replies: 11444
Views: 1090138

Re: Forums have been slow, how about a 'In the mail' thread?

Good score, I was watching this one but I already have a Livesound 112 cab sized like a Mesa Wideboy. Open & closed back options too. Very well made :)
by MikeC
Tue Aug 30, 2022 3:37 pm
Forum: Amp Talk
Topic: Amp hiss / fizz issue
Replies: 25
Views: 606

Re: Amp hiss / fizz issue

jeremyb wrote: Tue Aug 30, 2022 3:36 pm
MikeC wrote: Tue Aug 30, 2022 3:35 pm Great that the problem was solved with a workaround. I'd still like to know if that FET is the issue...
I'd say its amplifying the issue, I turned up the Laney too and it had a bit of it but nothing like as loud as the AC10 :-(
The mysteries of the digical world...
by MikeC
Tue Aug 30, 2022 3:35 pm
Forum: Amp Talk
Topic: Amp hiss / fizz issue
Replies: 25
Views: 606

Re: Amp hiss / fizz issue

Great that the problem was solved with a workaround. I'd still like to know if that FET is the issue...
by MikeC
Sun Aug 28, 2022 8:36 am
Forum: DIY BUILD YOUR OWN - Guitars
Topic: Headstock decals.
Replies: 16
Views: 793

Re: Headstock decals.

I think a headstock decal or logo is the finishing touch. Guitars without them always scream "partscaster" to me!
by MikeC
Fri Aug 26, 2022 8:48 pm
Forum: Guitars
Topic: She's finished - Follow the Progress of my "Andronis" Custom Telecaster Build
Replies: 76
Views: 3894

Re: Follow the Progress of my "Andronis" Custom Telecaster Build

Until I play it we can't know. Hopefully next week...
by MikeC
Fri Aug 26, 2022 8:40 pm
Forum: Guitars
Topic: She's finished - Follow the Progress of my "Andronis" Custom Telecaster Build
Replies: 76
Views: 3894

Re: Follow the Progress of my "Andronis" Custom Telecaster Build

NippleWrestler wrote: Fri Aug 26, 2022 8:37 pm Does the e strings being so close to the edge cause issues?
I'm yet to see/play the guitar. But I've asked that question...
by MikeC
Fri Aug 26, 2022 8:31 pm
Forum: Show us yer gear
Topic: Show Us Your Guitar
Replies: 2503
Views: 346553

Re: Show Us Your Guitar

Yeah, much more useful to me than the standard Master Vol, Neck Treble, Middle Treble. I recently modded my SSS Strat to have master VTB. It works really well. Mine is current set up as MV/MT and the bottom one blends in the neck pickup in positions 1/2 and bridge pickup in positions 4/5. Gives a q...
by MikeC
Fri Aug 26, 2022 8:23 pm
Forum: Show us yer gear
Topic: Show Us Your Guitar
Replies: 2503
Views: 346553

Re: Show Us Your Guitar

jhyang549 wrote: Fri Aug 26, 2022 8:21 pm
MikeC wrote: Fri Aug 26, 2022 8:06 pm Are the pots master vol, master treble & master bass?
Yeah, much more useful to me than the standard Master Vol, Neck Treble, Middle Treble.
I recently modded my SSS Strat to have master VTB. It works really well.
by MikeC
Fri Aug 26, 2022 8:06 pm
Forum: Show us yer gear
Topic: Show Us Your Guitar
Replies: 2503
Views: 346553

Re: Show Us Your Guitar

Are the pots master vol, master treble & master bass?