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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 05-12-2008, 03:38 PM Thread Starter
 
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Fitting a sustainer?

Can anybody recommend anyone in the North West who could supply & fit a sustainer without damaging my instrument!? I'm looking into getting Neville kitted out with one, sorry if this offends anyone.

Also, I require a backstop if anyone has one up for grabs?

Thanks,
Dave
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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 05-13-2008, 12:01 AM
 
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Re: Fitting a sustainer?

you're crazy :O
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post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old 05-13-2008, 03:12 AM
 
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Re: Fitting a sustainer?

mmm...I wouldn't do it if I were you. Grab any other guitar instead and fit it with one. A guitar like that should be conserved untouched!
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post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old 05-13-2008, 04:21 AM
 
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Re: Fitting a sustainer?

What else have you been doing to it?
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post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old 05-13-2008, 06:08 AM
 
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Re: Fitting a sustainer?

installing a Sustainer means you got to rout a lot of wood out of the guitar body, plus a further cavity for the battery: an irreversible slaughter.





you need serious and deep meditation before attempting to ruin such a unique piece forever. if you do, don't tell anyone.
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post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old 05-13-2008, 06:48 AM
 
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Re: Fitting a sustainer?

Jemsite has a mob dont piss us off we will find you.
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