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  1. Pickups & wiring
    I sold a Screamin' Demon to someone last week. It was working perfectly and in as new condition when I sent it. The buyer got it on Monday and said it was all good on Monday, and the yesterday they then said that it was microphonic. Now as far as I'm concerned it would have had to be...
  2. Pickups & wiring
    http://www.mediafire.com/?dcd6ueqcum9dttw First I switch to the neck pickup than to the bridge pickup. There's a longer twang after I switch to the bridge pickup. I noticed that it picks up the tremolo systems noise, to be more specific the spirals vibration. If I put my hand on the spirals the...
  3. Pickups & wiring
    The F2 on my 1989 540S is dying. Through a cranked amp yesterday it was microphonic as hell. Has anyone had any luck (good or bad) repotting 20 year-old pickups? It sounds great when it's behaving and it's original to the guitar so it would be a shame to bin it if it could be brought back to...
  4. Tech: Setup, Repairs and Mods
    In not just one, but TWO different H-S-H JS-1's, when they are at rest I get normal feedback in the neck and bridge positions and it will stop when I touch the strings. Pretty normal stuff. When in the center, single coil position especially, as well as positions 2 and 4 to a lesser extent...
  5. All Other Guitars (including Prestige)
    Ok, I just bought a brand new Jackson Soloist SL2H, and even though the ebony fretboard looked a little bit grainy, I absolutely loved the way it played. However, I was looking to install a Goldo Backbox and when I opened the trem cavity, I noticed something extremely odd and concerning. The...
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