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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 10-20-2007, 07:04 PM Thread Starter
 
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Sustainer how much hacking?

How much damage gets done installin a sustainer?
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 10-21-2007, 05:35 PM
 
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Re: Sustainer how much hacking?

Depends on the guitar model, the sustainer model, the person installing it, etc.

Some people have managed to fit the electronics and battery in the existing route under the pickguard and thus did essentially no changes to the guitar. Normally, you can expect to do some routing and drill some holes at a minimum. In any case, if you have a qualified technician doing the work, no "damage" should be done.
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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 10-21-2007, 06:10 PM
 
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Re: Sustainer how much hacking?

Here are some good pics of a sustainer install.....

http://www.arrowheadguitars.co.uk/sustainer.html
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