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  1. Gear, Equipment, Recording & Off Topic
    I'm on a budget of $500.00 So far I have only been able to find 2 Polyphonic Drop Tune units. Word is out that a polyphonic drop tune is the secret to tuning a guitar as high and low as you want as many times as you want without the following issues: -fret buzz -constant retuning -always...
  2. Tech: Setup, Repairs and Mods
    I've just bought a pack of 12 guage strings to put on my Xiphos, it's an XPT700. I blocked my trem, and i had 11's on there before, and i was just looking for better string quality for my tuning preferences, i'm usually in either Eb standard, D standard, Drop C, Drop C# or drop A. I'm posting...
  3. All Other Guitars (including Prestige)
    Hey all, I have been trying to set the trem on my Xiphos. I just changed the strings to EB light top heavy bottoms and have it tuned to drop C#. I have no problem setting up my Prestige or other guitar with Floyds but they all have standard tuning. My problem with the Xiphos is when...
  4. Tech: Setup, Repairs and Mods
    does anyone think the action on a guitar droped to drop C is kinda sucky? when i drop i use beefy slinky strings. 54 is the lowest string (C). im gunna drop an rg550 to drop C. i got to tune the whole guitar now its goona suck it takes forever. the two big screws in the back, i forgot do you...
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