Feeling oncoming GAS attack... - Jemsite
All Other Guitars (including Prestige) Discussion about other Ibanez Guitars not covered in the above topics. Includes J-Custom, USA-Custom, Prestige subforum.

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 09-18-2002, 05:51 PM Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: Mannheim, Germany
Posts: 221
Feeling oncoming GAS attack...

Hey!

Okay, it's time, I guess. I'm thinking of buying a wolfgang special. The thing is, next year I'll get some tax-repay and the wolfgang specials are selling for 475 (which is about the same in $) here. Go figure! I'm more than tempted!

What exactly are the most outstanding differences on the special to the normal one? I know archtop and tone-pot but what else? I've only played a normal one that also only had a volume knob (with an amp) and a special without an amp. Are there any big tonal differences? What kind of pickups? Any differences? Are there only maple fretoards, or also rosewood?

It wouldn't be my main guitar, that will always be the Jem but as back-up for d-tuned songs for example...

Waiting for some enlightenment .

Fabe
Fabe is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 09-18-2002, 06:07 PM
 
Join Date: Dec 2000
Location: LR, AR
Posts: 1,982
is it the korean or usa special?



rich
rty13ibz98 is offline  
post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 09-18-2002, 06:34 PM Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: Mannheim, Germany
Posts: 221
Sorry, korean...

Fabe
Fabe is offline  
post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 09-19-2002, 02:00 AM
 
Join Date: Dec 2000
Posts: 448
GAS attack already got me... it's so bad that I'm negotiating with luthiers now, gonna get a custom guitar!
Mr Orange is offline  
post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 09-19-2002, 05:44 PM Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: Mannheim, Germany
Posts: 221
Don't keep running down my door with replies... . Anyone? Bueller? Anyone?

Fabe
Fabe is offline  
Reply

Tags
custom guitar , maple fret , wolfgang special

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Jemsite forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address

IMPORTANT: You will be required to activate your account so please ensure that your email address is correct.

If you do not receive your activation check your spam folder before using the CONTACT US form (at the bottom right of each page).



Email Address:
OR

Log-in











Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
GAS ATTACK, GAS ATTACK, THROW DOWN THE CASH AND DON'T LOOK BACK! racerevlon Gear, Equipment, Recording & Off Topic 5 02-27-2010 12:18 PM
Feeling flush? DavyH Off-topic / Miscellaneous 1 07-16-2009 10:37 AM
That uplifting feeling... wilch Off-topic / Miscellaneous 9 12-22-2006 09:21 PM
Did you ever get the feeling..... elcid Off-topic / Miscellaneous 13 10-06-2006 11:12 AM
Custom JEM #2 - Feeling much better sebastian Ibanez JEM, UV, JS & Other Signature Models 11 08-23-2001 05:01 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome