Hello everyone, and thank you in advance for reading. Thanks a TON for any responses.
This project is a 2000 RG470 (MiJ, basswood,Wizard II rosewood, V8/S1/V7, Lo-TRS, New Penny color). I love the neck and body shape. I hate the tone and sustain.
Since it's built to be a shredder, that's...
Ok so i just put a Gotoh floyd Rose in my s470 and after setting up the intonation the hex bolts that lock in the low e, a, and g strings stick out just a little past the edge of the routed trem cavity.
I dont hav a router so what would be the easiest way to fix this?
Ok, so a few months ago i bought a used Ibanez S470 with a Lo-TRS II tremolo on it (There should be an attached picture, im not sure if my computed loaded it right though). I need to buy a Gotoh Floyd Rose to replace the trem because the blade edges are completely wore out where if i use the...
Ok so, im currently using the Edge III that can in my guitar (RG350m-ye)
i'm getting by, i play standard tuning so i can just about keep the tuning under control (although it is a pain to alter or reset the bridge)
having swapped out the pickups (BKP's now ;P), and added a buckethead style...
I've used an Ibanez FR for 10 years. After buying a fixed bridge Tele, I'm staring to believe what others say about floating trem equipped guitars having less punch and a thinner tone. Anderson Guitars claim the Gotoh FR has a fuller tone than other FRs - any opinions on floating/locking trems...
Hey guys I have an new chrome Gotoh tremolo. I have all the parts. Comes with tremolo arm, locking studs, springs, string tree, locking nut, shims, trem claw, and springs. I will send pics if you ask. Thanks
Hi there first of all, New member here :-)
I'm planning on buying this, but would like to know if anybody can tell me something about this one.
This is a project i'm working on, for a friend/customer here in Brazil.
Here are some specs:
JS body made of
1 piece brazilian mahogany body,
H-S-H (no rings) w/ Lion's Claw,
Gotoh Floyd Rose and tuners,
brazilian MAHOGANY NECK
brazilian rosewood fretboard w/ insane Goth inlay,
I need to get a replacement floyd rose bridge for my guitar.
Can anybody recommend a store where i can get one?
also i read that the gotoh floyd rose bridge is better? should i go with that instead? and which sound better chrome/black/gold?
Hey guys, sort of back from the dead. If you don't remember who I am, search my username and you'll see the threads about the CG renders I used to make here, although the pics are long gone now :D
Anyway, I would like some input on this custom guitar I'm thinking of building, although it would...
24 frets on a bound AANJ straight as an arrow Wizard II neck. No fret buzz. Setup with 10's A440.
sharktooth inlays. Frets are close to perfect.
EMG 60 (neck) EMG 81 (bridge)
New Gotoh Floyd Rose with bar
Custom volume and tone knobs
Ibanez 3-way toggle.
All hardware, neck and frets are close...
i changed my low pro edge on my rg550 2 days back because the metal part covering the low pro broke when i was changing strings.
YEP! Kinda funny hw a solid cast metal piece can just break without any applied force to it.
anyway, just wondering, i have always been using 3 springs on...
Schaller Floyd Rose (will drop in the route)
Edge Pro Needs Routing
the edge pro keeps still me original ibanez and I can get it in cosmo
the floyd keeps me outta my wallet cause i can drop that in myself (yet i am still not sure what the stud anchors size are in those edge...
Is it possible to install a gotoh floyd rose into a ofr cavity route and still use the gotoh stud anchors and studs? The reason I'm asking is because the gotoh anchors are fairly longer than the ofr ones, and I think it would be bad if they were sticking out into the spring cavity
I ordered a gotoh floyd rose off of this guitar parts website and recieved it today, and I noticed that the bits that attach the locking nut to the neck were not included. Shouldn't I have recieved them with everything else or can I pick them up somewhere else cheap?
Since I bought my S2540 and my FGM100 wife says I need to get rid of something so up for sale is my 2000 RG320DX. I have references from other forums and 25 100% feedback on eSlay. I'm an honest seller and a no BS guy.
24 frets on a bound AANJ straight as an arrow neck. No fret buzz. Setup with...
Ok, so yesterday I started sanding my Squier Strat so i can spray it bright green like ibanezcollector did with his s470. I got down to this see through wax-like coating now, I'm guessing this is the sealant? Well, what do I do now? Do I leave it or do I sand it off?
Oh and I was planning on...