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  1. Tech: Setup, Repairs and Mods
    I looked at my trem angle earlier on my 550 and the knife edges arent perpendicular to the body. Then I remembered I did this in order to tighten the tension as it's tuned down to Eb. This got me wondering, should I just put in a 4th spring? Right now it has 3 springs in an arrow formation (the...
  2. Tech: Setup, Repairs and Mods
    if I setup my trem. with more springs, would this make the tremolo feel stiffer? would the sound difference be as noticable as blocking the trem?
  3. Tech: Setup, Repairs and Mods
    I posted a similar question in another section of the forum then saw this one so thought I'd ask here as well. I have an RG2550e Prestige with the Edge Pro and am having an usual issue. It is set up stock and is very stable, stays in tune very well, in my home. When I take it to use for our...
  4. All Other Guitars (including Prestige)
    hey guys i recently switched to 11`s on my `00 RG3120. It is awesome and i did this also with my `04 RG1527. they have the same feel regarding string tension. Did the same with my `93 RG550 as well but on this one it`s very very different. It feels like it has a lot more string tension and it`s...
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