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  1. MaxOfMetal replied to the thread 1M/500k Concentric Pot for PTB circuit.

    What does the volume pot on your guitar use? If it uses just a 500k, grab the 500k/500k stacked pot, and wire your volume through that,...

    Dec 10, 2018 at 1:31 PM
  2. MaxOfMetal replied to the thread Fishman Fluence NAMM '19 speculations.

    Mutilated EMG: [IMG] X2N: [IMG] Not identical, but I see what he's saying.

    Dec 10, 2018 at 7:02 AM
  3. MaxOfMetal replied to the thread Ibanez 2019 New Stuff.

    It used to leak around this time, but the actual catalog isn't officially released until the day before the show.

    Dec 10, 2018 at 6:53 AM
  4. MaxOfMetal replied to the thread The BEST amp modeler/processor/Effects unit for 1500 or LESS?.

    Nevermind, if you need the floor board form factor, the two I mentioned are pretty much the best available right now. Haven't tried a...

    Dec 10, 2018 at 5:35 AM
  5. MaxOfMetal replied to the thread The BEST amp modeler/processor/Effects unit for 1500 or LESS?.

    Willing to go used? How flexible is your budget? Do you need a foot controller right now? Are you looking for something rackmount? The...

    Dec 10, 2018 at 5:09 AM
  6. MaxOfMetal replied to the thread Guitars you really wanted, but turned out to be a disappointment.

    If "hot rodded the living hell out of" means, a good setup, then yes. :lol: I'm sure they pick the better examples, they're not just...

    Dec 9, 2018 at 12:14 PM
  7. MaxOfMetal replied to the thread Guitars you really wanted, but turned out to be a disappointment.

    It's not really a new concept, taking cheaper guitars on the road. Steve Vai would take a number of RG350 and RG450 models on the road...

    Dec 9, 2018 at 11:51 AM
  8. MaxOfMetal replied to the thread Josh Travis - Now with ESP.

    Surprisingly, not a YouTube famous guitarist. :lol: Dude has been in some reasonably popular metalcore bands from the early aughts.

    Dec 9, 2018 at 8:31 AM
  9. MaxOfMetal replied to the thread Guitars you really wanted, but turned out to be a disappointment.

    Not sure what Amott is using now exactly, but when Carcass was going out on their first reunion tour I bought the expensive...

    Dec 9, 2018 at 5:10 AM
  10. MaxOfMetal replied to the thread 1st fret string height? - cutting nuts.

    I wouldn't say "high end", it's just a different way to do it with a different outcome. There's pros and cons. Really, it's mostly...

    Dec 8, 2018 at 7:39 PM
  11. MaxOfMetal replied to the thread <$300 keyboard amp or PA for synths.

    I was just throwing those brands out there. Really, since you don't really need it to be loud or rugged, you can go fairly cheap. I know...

    Dec 8, 2018 at 7:20 PM
  12. MaxOfMetal replied to the thread <$300 keyboard amp or PA for synths.

    Find a used JBL or Mackie powered PA speaker, preferably with built in mixer and pre. Nothing fancy. I've never been enamored with any...

    Dec 8, 2018 at 6:40 PM
  13. MaxOfMetal replied to the thread 1st fret string height? - cutting nuts.

    I never really set out with a particular spacing in mind. I cut and shape the nut, slot it to the proper radius, leaving plenty of extra...

    Dec 8, 2018 at 6:16 PM
  14. MaxOfMetal replied to the thread Best overdrive for a Fender Twin R. 65.

    Twins aren't exactly known for being quiet and tight, it's actually the gritty, booming and fuzzy distortion that made them famous. They...

    Dec 8, 2018 at 5:23 PM
  15. MaxOfMetal replied to the thread Vik Guitars - SS.org Run Build Thread (Run is CLOSED).

    As long as NAMM gets their booth fee, they don't care how many customers get fucked.

    Dec 8, 2018 at 4:39 PM