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  1. Gear, Equipment, Recording & Off Topic
    Hey guys, Ive been through a bunch of guitars lately and I'm in a pickle about what to do. Right now I have an Ibanez prestige(rga321f) worth 1000$ that I can return, and an amp(bugera 333xl 323 combo) thats worth 700$(returnable). Now, I tried out a used Peavey XXX 212 combo yesterday and it...
  2. Gear, Equipment, Recording & Off Topic
    Hey folks, I have a rig that I currently use and LOVE (pod xt + atomic reactor amp), and I was thinking of getting another setup (perhaps going all-tube), since I split my time between college (in a diff state) and my home. My max cost for this is about 1300-1400. I play primarily instrumental...
  3. Gear, Equipment, Recording & Off Topic
    hey guys i've been looking into boosting my engl thunder 50 in some way. It has a lot of gain but sometimes when i want to play extreme gain down tuned stuff is just doesn't quite cut it. what do you suggest? i was thinking either a boss SD-1 (i hear using this is common) or maybe like the...
  4. Gear, Equipment, Recording & Off Topic
    i went down to my local guitar shop during my work break and these are the amps i liked in my price range mesa boogie f-30 30w engl screamer combo 50w engl thunder 50w genz benz el diablo 60w crate v3112 marshall jcm/avt series? the storeguy said they were good and usually 50% of them are...
  5. Gear, Equipment, Recording & Off Topic
    Alot of people have been telling me that the older duel channel rectifiers are much better then the newer triple channel rectos. Can anyone clarify on this? I'm thinking of purchasing a Dual Rectifier in the future and will probably want to get it new rather then second hand so i want to know...
  6. Gear, Equipment, Recording & Off Topic
    Hey guys im pretty interested in this amp as i've heard really good things about it. I've heard one clip of it too and liked the sound of it. But i really wanna play with one myself up close so i know for deffinate it's the amp for me. But the guitar shops near me don't have them in, they only...
  7. Gear, Equipment, Recording & Off Topic
    Im going to get my first tube amp this weekend, right now Im considering buying a Marshall DSL 401. I tried it and I really liked the tone that I got out of it, with an overdrive pedal as a booster the DSL 401 can sing and scream. Im short on cash so my choices are limited. However, I'm also...
  8. Classifieds Archive
    Hi, I' am looking to obtain any of the following - Marshall TSL/DSL 100 (Not particularly high-gain, I know) Laney VH100R ENGL Powerball Anything else could be considered, UK only please Thanks.
  9. All Other Guitars (including Prestige)
    Hi, I´m from Germany and this is my first post in this forum, so sorry for newbie mistakes. At the moment I play a newer Jackson DX10D for about 460 Euro (~460$) with 2 Duncan Designed Pickups and Floyd Rose Trem and an older Charvel with active Reflex Pickups and Schaller Floyd Rose Trem...
  10. All Other Guitars (including Prestige)
    Currently I play a ESP EX351 with Bill Lawrence pickups and a Q-Filter into a Peavey XXL/Mesa 2x12 cab. I ordered a RG2550, should be another week or so, can't wait!
  11. Gear, Equipment, Recording & Off Topic
    how do you set your gain bass middle treble presence on your amp?
  12. Gear, Equipment, Recording & Off Topic
    When i turn the unit on the volume is cut drastically and is heavily compressed. Is this how its supposed to work? I tried to compensate by using a preset without any delay on it, but the tone of my amp is gone and replaced with this compressed turd sounding thing i'm going through the effects...
  13. Ibanez JEM, UV, JS & Other Signature Models
    What gear are you using mainly? PICS WANTED!!! I'll go first: - Guitars: Gibson Les Paul Std plus / RG505 / Jem7Vwh (on the way from Rich) - Amps: Fender Bassman '66 / Tech21 Trademark - Pedals (in order): Digitech Whammy / Cry Baby / Boss TU2 / Marshall Guv'nor (english old one) /...
  14. Gear, Equipment, Recording & Off Topic
    Hi guys!! I thought we'd do a less controversial topic this time around... I'd like to hear about your favorite rig setup ie: What guitar you use, amps, effects..in what order do you like up your effects/pedals... I think we can learn from each other on this one!!!
  15. Gear, Equipment, Recording & Off Topic
    i got my first electric guitar when i was 15. it was a red fender copy with white pickguard....made by HONDO. remember them? it looked really cool and i had to have it. i got ripped off by the music store and my dad returned it....cuz i got ripped off. i had my mom then order the white...
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