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Ron "Oily" Sprague replied Jun 20 to Lace Alumitone-- How is it done?

955 on Thursday
Reply by BUGGY (C)

"Where'd you find the image, Way? Those look like switches at pins 2 and 4, with the…"

Ron "Oily" Sprague replied Jun 20 to Lace Alumitone-- How is it done?

955 on Thursday
Reply by BUGGY (C)

"Oooo, lookie: http://www.digikey.com/product-detail/en/cr-magnetics-inc/CR8348-2500…"

Ron "Oily" Sprague replied Jun 20 to Lace Alumitone-- How is it done?

955 on Thursday
Reply by BUGGY (C)

"Also, look here on CBN for the Uncle Crow style build, with the neck outside the box…"

Ron "Oily" Sprague replied Jun 20 to How do you all deal with shallow cigar boxes?

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"NC means "normally closed." NO means "normally open." It refers to a switching mecha…"

Ron "Oily" Sprague replied Jun 20 to Lace Alumitone-- How is it done?

955 on Thursday
Reply by BUGGY (C)

"You mean, besides EBe tuning? We-ell... DAd FCf DAF# Just to name a few..."

Ron "Oily" Sprague replied Jun 17 to Turnings for a 20" scale

10 Jun 19
Reply by Wayfinder

"And not that I wanna dissuade you in any way from doing this, but why, exactly, woul…"

Ron "Oily" Sprague replied Jun 17 to Leaving out the tone knob/ many humbuckers

46 Jun 21
Reply by Fomhorach

"Yeah, that middle string is too far from either magnetic field from either pup. Six…"

Ron "Oily" Sprague replied Jun 17 to 2 string bass converted to 3 string mag pickup probs , possible solution

7 Jun 20
Reply by JL

"Yes. It's been done. Ages ago. You'd have to search back before 2011 on this forum,…"

Ron "Oily" Sprague replied Jun 17 to making your CBG electric using a old Smoke detector/Fire Alarm.

19 Jun 21
Reply by J.D.

"Tune it to DGB (last three strings of a baritone Uke), or GBE (first three strings o…"

Ron "Oily" Sprague replied Jun 17 to Turnings for a 20" scale

10 Jun 19
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