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  1. Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear
    selling off some of the projects that i wont have time to finish or even start anytime soon. all prices are shipped and paypaled in the con usa. no trades please. better pics on request. 1 itrader . 100% ****, boogierocks thanks, Ron here goes wilkinson gold saddles and 2 knobs, new, fits mexi...
  2. All Other Guitars (including Prestige)
    I just picked up an RT150 on the bay and would like to put some locking tuners in it. I have no experience with them and would like to hear some opinions. It looks like you have two options for locking tuners: the gotoh auto locking tuners that cinch down as you turn the pegs. or the manual...
  3. Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear
    as the title say i'm looking for some strat parts and i need them asap! heres a list of what i need and would prefer to buy them all from one person. pm or post pics and a price. thanks! 1 w/b/w pickguard 11 hole s/s/s w/screws 3 fender style white knobs 1 vol 2 tone 3 250 pots w/ .22 mdf cap 1...
  4. Tech: Setup, Repairs and Mods
    I watched a demo off a new tremolo which wont get out of tune, even if a string breaks. They called it StepMax. Anyone tried it? http://sleipnerguitars.com/movies/jamsession3.mov http://sleipnerguitars.com/movies/jamsession2.mov http://sleipnerguitars.com/movies/jamsession1.mov :D No one...
  5. All Other Guitars (including Prestige)
    Hey... let me see them!!! I'll show mine in a couple of days.
  6. Vendors, Auction & Reseller Talk
    I've seen an RT650 on the bay and I'm a bit tempted to get it. What sort of figure should I be looking at to get it? I don't think its allowed (is it?) to post a link to a live item on the bay so here's a pic of it I have to say that I've never played a RT650 and I'm interested for nothing...
  7. Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear
    Lots of stuff for sale, link to pics below, so read on... I'm listing it here for a little while, if you are interested in something let me know ASAP and we can see what we can work out. I want to turn this around pretty quick so if there are no bites here it's hitting the 'bay. First, Fender...
  8. Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear
    I have a bag full of left over parts from my Swirled RG project this past winter. I don't plan on building another one anytime soon, so I figured I get rid of the left overs. Here is what I have: Knobs: Blue Strat Style Tone and Volume Knob, 2 white selector switchs, 1 blue, 1 black each is...
  9. Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear
    Up for sale... An Ibanez rg 517 (silver sparkle -made in Japan). All access w/bubinga stripe. Basically same as rg570, w/factory silver sparkle paint job. Great shape. w/ Ibanez molded hadrshell case. $475 plus shipping. OBO Also, an Ibanez 350DX white. All access. Black pickguard. Sharksfin...
  10. Tech: Setup, Repairs and Mods
    IF SO....which height did you use? I need to assemble a set for my 7 and I was thinking of using the lowest height stagger across all 7 since it's a tilt back stock...any experience with which one you chose would be greatly appreciated...
  11. All Other Guitars (including Prestige)
    http://zacharyguitars.com/040705pics.htm What do you think? Looks like a monster! Probably in every aspect. Take a look at the neck. Seems really thick. Here are some videos too http://zacharyguitars.com/040705_01.wmv http://zacharyguitars.com/040705_02.wmv Too bad there's no distortion in...
  12. All Other Guitars (including Prestige)
    There is an interesting article about my favorite handmade guitar maker in this months Esquire magazine... :) http://www.esquire.com/the-side/qa/guitar042307
  13. Tech: Setup, Repairs and Mods
    Greetings, I have several Ibanez guitars with straight (no tilt) headstocks that cam stock with the old Gotoh "Magnum" locking tuners. These include the RT450 and 650, the RV470, and some others. The problem is that these tuners are non-graduated height. This means that the break angle of...
  14. All Other Guitars (including Prestige)
    Here are two photos of my Yamaha Pacifica 604W, in transparent cherry red. I've owned it for nearly a decade, and it's my main guitar. The pictures were taken with a 6 megapixel Sony Cybershot DSC-500. I'll post some more pictures soon. Kind regards, Myst
  15. Tech: Setup, Repairs and Mods
    Howdy all. So I'm modding my red hot Squier '51. I already put a neck on it from on old Mexi strat and with a shim it seems to have worked out great. However, my wife has a lefty Squier Strat with a very nice neck and a big old-school Strat headstock and she's given me the go to steal the neck...
  16. All Other Guitars (including Prestige)
    Here's my current player: Gibson Nighthawk in Fireburst strung with D'Addario 10s Added Schaller Strap-Lock Buttons and Speed Knobs I know tastes change throughout the days/weeks/months/years so lets all post our mains for the time being! Opinions welcome, Jon Kon
  17. Tech: Setup, Repairs and Mods
    Hey guys, maybe one of you can help... Working on a strat project, got the body done.... pickups installed..etc..etc.. Thinking about buying a lefty Fender strat neck to put on this righty Fender strat body. Why? I like the reverse headstock look (I wouldn't want it on everything, but one 1...
  18. Tech: Setup, Repairs and Mods
    Hi everybody I have a Suhr Standard with a "strat" style bridge. I have a problem when using the trem bar to a bit of a dive, the return to pitch is slightly sharp and is most noticable on the low E and A strings. Neck bow, action and intonation are all fine, and the bridge is set flush to...
  19. All Other Guitars (including Prestige)
    Can you help me on this..since i have been the floyd rose guy so far..or at least lo pro kind of guy!:) What can do this trem compared to floyd type..?does it have springs..? Can it do flutter..? Does it do and pull ups and push downs..? *i am not talking about exercising here) Does it stay in...
  20. All Other Guitars (including Prestige)
    heya all! I am thinking about getting myself a strat to play around with, and I have heard that the mexican made ones are really nice. My question is, to those of you that have owned/played both types, which did you prefer and why? thanks in advance for your input =)
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