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  1. Guitar: Gear Discussion
    Hi, Which amp what you choose if you could. (Price no object.) For tight brutal......(You know the rest). Diezel Herbert MK3. EVH 5150 3 Engl Savage 120 MK2. Randall Satan. :-)
  2. Guitar: Gear Discussion
    AMPTWEAKER Tight Drive Jnr test, great little overdrive Played through a Engl E650 aka Ritchie Blackmore I really like this pedal, have a listen
  3. Guitar: Pickups Discussion
    Ok maybe this video doesn't show exactly how tight they are, but of all pickups I've tried, these are the shit. I often play very fast 16th and this is the first pickup that made me go "wooohooo" about. It's specd to be very high output, but compared to a Dimarzio EVO the Evo comes across as...
  4. Guitar: Gear Discussion
    Hello guys I got myself a Orange DT and an Orange 212 closed back. I like the sound and I use it to play at home. But if I want to get a tight modern metal tone the Orange doesnt do it too well. I plan on keeping the Orange and get a second small amp that can do what i just said. Any...
  5. Guitar: Gear Discussion
    I happen to have both of these fantastic pedals sitting in front of me and I've been A/B'ing them all day to think through my set up for a gig tomorrow. I'm definitely more of a 6505/5150 guy than a Mesa guy. With that in mind, I wanted to explore some of the latest pedal tech out there. Here...
  6. General Music Discussion
    :facemelt: Every live video I've ever seen of these guys is stellar. They're so goddamn tight, it's unreal.
  7. General Music Discussion
    Really good grove, beautiful guitar tone, super proggy: I really like the direction the band has gone, its awesome they aren't afraid to experiment or go out side of the box of their "traditional" sound.
  8. Guitar: Gear Discussion
    Hi people. I have a EVH 5153 50 watts, but, I not like much the tone, and the cleans? Not is so good. The tone is too tight for me, ok, the amp is a monster, is aggressive, have much gain and low end, but, I need something not so tight. I want buy a new head, with 1300$ what you recommend me? I...
  9. Guitar: Gear Discussion
    hey folks. im about to possibly embark on a tightmetal journey, one i may never return from. but i need your help first. ive heard the original TM was too scooped and that the TMPro fixed that. I personally LOVE my mids and its what has kept me from getting the original. can the TM Pro deliver...
  10. Guitar: Tech, Electronics and DIY
    I have an Ibanez RG Premium RG921QMF guitar that comes with the Tight End R fixed bridge. I see there is another version of the same guitar that would come with a tremolo Edge Zero II bridge. I'm thinking if it isn't too big a deal, I might swap bridges. I see a couple Edge Zero II bridges...
  11. Guitar: Tech, Electronics and DIY
    hi i have an oval input jack that is extremely difficult to plug into, unless i loosen up the input jack nut. if its loose, then i can plug in no problem, but if i tighten it its almost impossible to plug in. :noway: is it the actual oval plate? or is somthing hitting inside the guitar? thanks
  12. Guitar: Gear Discussion
    Wirelessly posted (iPhone. : Mozilla/5.0 (iPhone; CPU iPhone OS 5_0_1 like Mac OS X) AppleWebKit/534.46 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/5.1 Mobile/9A405 Safari/7534.48.3) So I got a triple rec with Mesa cab. And a tube screamer it sounds awesome. I was just wondering how do these bands get that...
  13. Guitar: Instrument Discussion
    When I tune myguitar with my tuner it says they are all in tune but my g stirng feels noticably harder than the others to bend and it hurts my fingers.
  14. Guitar: Gear Discussion
    Looking for a new cab. Currently using a Marshall 1960A with my 6505+ and it's just not tight enough for me. Any suggestions? Would changing the speakers help my current cab? Thanks in advance!
  15. Guitar: Pickups Discussion
    So I know that I've touted EMGs for a long time (especially the X series), but last night I tried a bunch of regular EMGs in my guitars and AB'd them with a couple passives I also had (Seymour Duncans as well as Dimarzios) and I found that... -The EMGs sounded fake -81s had a tinny bottom end...
  16. Guitar: Gear Discussion
    My MIDI controller has a big ol' wall wart, and my power conditioner is at the top of my rack space with the GMaj2 below it, so there isn't any space to plug in the FC. Enter these guys, $5 for a 3-pack at Wal-Mart. :yesway: Amazon.com: 3 Pack Short Cord, 8" 16/3 3PK SHORT CORD: Home...
  17. Guitar: Gear Discussion
    I posted this last week on the other forum. Skip to 4:40 to jump to the playing. Probably the best metal distortion pedal I've ever heard? Only $180 to replace your preamp!? with built in noise gate, effects loop, & true bypass. :spock: Granted his VH140c power amp and cab make a...
  18. Guitar: Tech, Electronics and DIY
    *This is a huge edit of the original post* The typical guitar tone control doesn't get used a lot. A lot of players disconnect it in search of that extra touch of clarity. However, it is very simple to rewire the existing pot to give you something that most metal guitarists will benefit from -...
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