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  1. Ibanez JEM, UV, JS & Other Signature Models
    the DBK is in excellent condition with a UV1000 case. the jackson is in excellent condition w/ a jackson case. the jackson USA SLS soloist with a stop bar tail and an exquisite flame blue top. i need some opinions on wether it would be a good swap for my DBK? i have a VBK, RG620x, RG570gn...
  2. Tech: Setup, Repairs and Mods
    hey guys, due to circumstances which im sure youll make fun of me for, i need to repair my beloved RG421. to make an emberassing story short, i drove over it. the case is trashed, but the only damage to the guitar is the volume knob was pushed through the wood. instead of repairing the wood...
  3. Tech: Setup, Repairs and Mods
    I recently got in touch with a family friend who's been making guitars for years about the possibility of doing a vine inlay on my RG620. As a very rough price he's quoted £200-250 depending on materials. He said it's a bit pricier because all the frets would have to be removed & replaced to do...
  4. Vendors, Auction & Reseller Talk
    Those of you in europe should consider gettting stuff from Rich, LGM, EKG etc as... http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/3371689.stm This is the best time to buy since the autumn of 1992!! Cash in on the weak dollar!! :D
  5. All Other Guitars (including Prestige)
    I have been waiting 5 months for the handmade parts to arrive and finally received them this last week. I did some "horse trading" (no, there were no HORSES involved!! :lol: ), and after great negotiations and hundreds of emails for details and custom mods- I have the project parts in hand!!! I...
  6. All Other Guitars (including Prestige)
    Try to get an idea on how you guys see your Ibanez's as would/couldave optioned from Ibanez. Edited (Gabriel has now modded it even more...)
  7. Ibanez JEM, UV, JS & Other Signature Models
    I am getting a mahogany handmade Jem style body from a classified on this site and the seller is doing a few mods to the body before he ships it. It was made for a hard tail Tele style bridge and is being routed for an edge trem and having another humbucker cavaity added. A monkey grip and...
  8. Ibanez JEM, UV, JS & Other Signature Models
    Well...I have been to countless guitar part sites...And I have yet to find a company or shop that makes RG or JEM style bodys...Anyone know of any places that do? HAH, Im planin on a swirl JEM lookalike project for sometime soon.
  9. Ibanez JEM, UV, JS & Other Signature Models
    I'm kinda new here (actually I was here LOOONG ago as Ibaman) and I have returned because I have a few questions. My question copied and posted from the JP forums- A guitar 'project' I am considering. I want to have a custom Ibanez, except they don't have a custom shop. It's basically a JEM...
  10. Tech: Setup, Repairs and Mods
    The contest time for doing tutorials to win the Free Jem Style Body is now 2/3's over so if you have any ideas I would like to hear from you. Also as an update I have added an upgraded Forum to the Site which Can be viewed Here! It also has a link in it to the old one.
  11. Ibanez JEM, UV, JS & Other Signature Models
    I am wanting to customize a JEM for the hell of it basically. I am planning on buying a DBK model with the screw head position markers.  I'll disassemble it.....send the neck to SIMS to get the markers done up with LED lights (undecided on color yet) with the bright lenses. As far as the...
  12. Ibanez JEM, UV, JS & Other Signature Models
    Pasted from the "THE NEW JEM" thread. http://www.jemfest.com/candid/Thursday_Gallery/pages/P0000755.htm ummmm...Gabe? is that a gold whammy bar? Are you holding out on us? where'd it come from? did you make it? how? inquiring minds (with gold hardware) want to know... ~Kenny PS: The rest...
  13. All Other Guitars (including Prestige)
    Here's my idea for a custom guitar: Body:  Alder, Quilt Maple Top, Trans Black finish, No Pickguard. Neck:  Jem neck, Rosewood fretboard, Gold "TH" Inlay @ 24th fret, no other inlays Headstock:  Old ESP Stephen Carpenter style (like standard "pointed" headstock, with bottom point rounded off)...
  14. Tech: Setup, Repairs and Mods
    Just finished doing my first trem cavity have a look And tell me what you think?
  15. Ibanez JEM, UV, JS & Other Signature Models
    OK guys - I had too much spare time this weekend and instead of practicing I decided to figure out all the different options that have been available on the JEM range. Then I thought it might be fun to see what people's dream JEM would look like if they used only the features that have...
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