I have had trouble with humming in one of my guitars for a while and now I figured why.
The goddamn noiseless springs... should have drawn that conclusion earlier :nuts:
Anyway, without having to scrape off the noiseless coating, is there any other way to get the grounding done?
I finally got the package from Floyd Rose and oh yeah!!!
The push-in arm with Gotoh Floyd-style hex tension screw is fucking brilliant.
I have had Original Floyd Rose for 5 years and I've always had to lock the thumbwheel down several times when I play. And with years it has gotten worse and...
Looking to kill the noise from my trem springs in my 7s. I tried foam but can still hear some ring from them. I was wondering if anyone uses the Floyd noiseless springs and if they work. Also which should I get the regular, heavy duty or mix of both? I use different tuning for each B, A, Drop A etc.
This is pretty simple I just used a few piece's of shrink wrap cost around a buck. I got some that where close to the size of the spring. I used a pair of needle noise to strech the wrap a bit to fit over the spring. I also cut it into two pieces to make it easier.
I used a heat gun the...
I've got another incoming strat, and want as close to traditional sounding singles as possible, but noiseless. The Dimarzio Area set is what I've got in mind. Anything else out there worth noting? I'm trying to avoid actives, since I don't want to deal with a battery in this guitar, hence no SA's.
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Over regular springs. I have some of each and a shit load of guitars with nasty old springs that I'd like to replace.
I just got back from GuitarCenter, where I played some pretty nice strat with Noiseless pickups. I thought they sounded pretty good, and as the name claims, they were pretty hum-free, even through a JSX on the ubergain channel :yesway:
They wanted $440 for the guitar, and I may consider it...
While I don't think I'm a pickup n00b as far as humbuckers are concerned (active - passive - that's about it), I don't know much about single coils and their deviations. Are stacks true single coils, or just humbuckers in disguise? What is the sound like, by comparison? Can single...