New Gear... WEEK? Darkglass Tone Capsule

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  1. WintermintP

    WintermintP Lead/Rhythm Guitar, One Minute Winter

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    Finally done it at last! I've bought the Darkglass Tone Capsule from Reverb.com!

    The reason why I'm calling it New Gear Week rather than New Gear Day is because it's still going to take until Friday or the next Monday for the item itself to arrive.

    I'll provide more info on it when it arrives and when it gets installed!

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  2. WintermintP

    WintermintP Lead/Rhythm Guitar, One Minute Winter

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    Good news is, the preamp arrived in the mail. The bad news is, I just wasted $260 on an onboard pre that only works with very specific basses that are made with the Tone Capsule in mind. UGH.

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    Beheroth SS.org Regular

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    Kaura #Make:cool:SmileyCoolAgain

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    The logical decision is obviously getting a new bass as well. :rolleyes:
     
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    WintermintP Lead/Rhythm Guitar, One Minute Winter

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    Unfortunately so, yes. The guys that initially said they would do it were screaming off the top of their lungs that I should buy a different bass altogether and forget about the Tone Capsule completely.

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    Fretless Knob Fiddler

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    Were they trying to sell you a bass too? I imagine you could get the sound you want our of your bass with the right pickups.
     

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