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  1. Guitar: Instrument Discussion
    I am really surprised how low the nut slots are supposed to be.
  2. Guitar: Tech, Electronics and DIY
    So after a wonderful set up and a little bit of filing the base of my locknut i have got my action height really low with no fretbuzz. Woo Hoo. There is a trade off though, in fact there's two. The low action is causing string rattle when i pick hard. The low action is causing my tremolo to...
  3. Guitar: Pickups Discussion
    Hey, I have limited experience with passive pickups, I always played on actives, so I'd like to discuss this particular topic and if some of you are still experimenting with this. I know it's mainly a matter of taste but I want to hear your stories and your personal discoveries regarding...
  4. Guitar: Tech, Electronics and DIY
    Hey folks. I just picked up a Jackson Stars RR-J2, and need some recommendations for dealing with super high strings from the nut. I measured the string height from the top of the 1st and 2nd strings, and they're already 1.5mm away from the top of the 1st fret. I simulated what a lower nut would...
  5. Guitar: Tech, Electronics and DIY
  6. Guitar: Tech, Electronics and DIY
    Hey, how do you guys do this? I've ALMOST got the Charcel dialed in the way I want it, but afterballparking the hight by increasing the neck angle (which, by lowering the pickups relativeto the strings, helped the tone a fair amount) I now find the JB is slightly too low. I'm thinking take the...
  7. Guitar: Instrument Discussion
    I've been toying with how much gain I'm using, and the height of my pickups to try to achieve a happy balance, but it seems like I'm fighting a losing battle here. I thought that passives sounded best when they were farther from the strings, and EMG's basically needed to touching the...
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