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  1. MaxOfMetal replied to the thread Easily machinable wood alternatives?.

    I don't think so, at least for a long while. We're going to see a shift to different woods first. Probably best example is what...

    Feb 20, 2019 at 11:07 PM
  2. MaxOfMetal replied to the thread Washburn unveils new 4N model.

    I'm usually something of a nut (no pun) about small, subtle changes that are easily overlooked, but even I'm not excited here.

    Feb 20, 2019 at 1:42 PM
  3. MaxOfMetal replied to the thread Smaller Footswitch for 6505+?.

    Do you have the original footswitch? Just put the guts in a new, smaller housing.

    Feb 20, 2019 at 12:25 PM
  4. MaxOfMetal replied to the thread Washburn unveils new 4N model.

    Who's making these now?

    Feb 20, 2019 at 12:20 PM
  5. MaxOfMetal replied to the thread Gibson explorer 76' with ebony fretboard?.

    [IMG] That's the 96' export catalog. So it's likely just a nicely aged rosewood board. The grain pattern looks far more like rosewood...

    Feb 20, 2019 at 11:24 AM
  6. MaxOfMetal replied to the thread So, is BC Rich officially dead?.

    I want to believe this so badly.

    Feb 20, 2019 at 7:28 AM
  7. MaxOfMetal replied to the thread So, is BC Rich officially dead?.

    I'd take Kerry King over Jr. :2c:

    Feb 20, 2019 at 6:28 AM
  8. MaxOfMetal replied to the thread Vik Duality 8 string run *CLOSED RUN*.

    No it doesn't. Vik isn't brown. :lol: I agree though, let's try to keep this about the homophobic scammer....... Ok, let's try this...

    Feb 19, 2019 at 10:45 PM
  9. MaxOfMetal replied to the thread Ibanez 2019 New Stuff.

    It's likely easier to run the price into $1800+ guitars vs. trying it on stuff like the Genesis series that Ibanez has had a hell of a...

    Feb 19, 2019 at 10:43 PM
  10. MaxOfMetal replied to the thread Ibanez 2019 New Stuff.

    The issue is that Ibanez can't just decide how much stainless steel frets cost, they're beholden to the builders, who can charge what...

    Feb 19, 2019 at 8:49 PM
  11. MaxOfMetal replied to the thread RAN guitars offline. Did they close?.

    So the New Jersey of Europe?

    Feb 19, 2019 at 12:59 PM
  12. MaxOfMetal replied to the thread Any easy and cheap way to use direct mounted pickups with pickup rings?.

    Just drill the pickup rings for the bigger screws. Did they just use slightly bigger wood screws or go magnum size for some reason?...

    Feb 19, 2019 at 12:01 PM
  13. MaxOfMetal replied to the thread Marketplace help for a dumb canadian.

    The only problem I've ever had has been with Canadian buyers getting worked up by having to pay duty/taxes/customs. As long as they...

    Feb 19, 2019 at 11:59 AM
  14. MaxOfMetal replied to the thread RAN guitars offline. Did they close?.

    How does that even happen? Why permanently? Did they sell thier tools? I would definitely of ran that differently.

    Feb 19, 2019 at 11:32 AM
  15. MaxOfMetal replied to the thread US Political Discussion: Trump Administration Edition (Rules in OP).

    I completely understand that sentiment. Some do go elsewhere, and the United States is definitely becoming less of a goal. I think a...

    Feb 19, 2019 at 11:19 AM