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  1. Gear, Equipment, Recording & Off Topic
    On a guitar amplifier, what is Gain? How does it distort the guitar signal? This is something I feel I should know more about. ;)
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    Awesome amp. 12ax7/EL34 4 channels Built in delay, rever, chorus, flanger,vibrato midi controller footswitch (a,b,c,d, patch up, patch down, tap tempo) the most versatile amp ive ever used. has traditional knobs on the front, however these knobs instead of being tone pots, link to resistors...
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    Hello Everyone, For Sale is my ENGL POWERBALL II. This is a 4 channel beast of an amp, yet is completely versatile. No Issues whatsoever, and is in excellent condition. I will throw in a Voodoo man 4 button foot switch with it (these are $100 bucks from voodoo man - not pictured). Would...
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    Like the look of this one, prices seem pretty keen. http://www.gainguitars.de/e-gitarren/gain-elan/gain-elan-flametop/gnelfstbk.html Opinions?
  5. Pickups & wiring
    Hello everybody just recieved my brand new Ibanez RGD 7 string!! Iv had a liquifire and d-activator before but found they weren't quite enough for me. Last guitar had EMG 707's and i loved it BUT i did notice the infamou lack of different styles they can do well. I want something that can do...
  6. Gear, Equipment, Recording & Off Topic
    Just wondering if anyone has any experience with the Thermion. I bought one from a guy almost new old stock. The clean channel sounds absolutely incredible, the dirty channel....not so hot, even with the gain full bore. I was wondering if anyone can recommend any tubes or mods to me. I want to...
  7. Pickups & wiring
    Namely, AN - TZ I want a little less gain and more clarity so lowering pickups is sort of a legitimate option. how far can they go, and can one take them too far from strings?
  8. Gear, Equipment, Recording & Off Topic
    Hey guys, new post on my older amp post, people wanted to know what I liked and what styles I play! Practise amp, doesnt matter what wattage, valve or SS as long as it would do band practise, small gigs, and general messing about on. SO I would like loads of gain, for Pantera, BLS...
  9. Gear, Equipment, Recording & Off Topic
    Jemsite, I am in need of infomation. I currently own a clapton strat and love it. I am about to step into an S5470FSPB. I am getting back into playing after several years of denial. (lol) I love the sweet sounds Stevie Vaughan all the way to the wicked melodic shred of Mr. Petrucci and then I...
  10. Pickups & wiring
    Hello guys. I have an RG1570 A great instrument from Rich. My pickups are Satriani signature ones. They are good for my covers to Satriani but in band i play i feel they lack a little of gain (volume?) What i know is that my volume knob shut's down the volume when rolled back to 10-5%, not 0%...
  11. Gear, Equipment, Recording & Off Topic
    hi guys, i was thinking of getting a jsx combo for bedroom/gig use. is it a nice amp? i hope it sounds good at low volume for bedrrom. is the crunch and ultra channel any good? noisy? how about the speaker or tubes? do they suck? should i change em if i buy the amp? any info would be good. im...
  12. Gear, Equipment, Recording & Off Topic
    Well Ive owned the following overdrive pedals and Im not happy with the results.... BB Plus Boss SD1 VOX Satchurator TS9 TS9DX MXRZW MXR GTOD (this is the best so far) Boss Blues Driver Boss DS1 Some Danelectro POS DOD YJM Radial Classic Radial Hot British There are more I just cant...
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