When installing, are best results with rod under lid with bridge directly over or with rod notched into the bridge? Also if it's the latter do the two need to be touching or just within 1/8" or so…Continue
Scored six boxes today all different colors but unbelievable high gloss finish.Has anybody made a build with success on these boxes and if so pics appreciated. I hate to even handle them!thanksContinue
"Maybe, depending on the paper's porosity and the type of ink and maybe also what type of glue holds it to the box, and what type of clear-coat you are using.
the biggest concern would be the ink, if it's water soluble use an oil based…"
"Hi, the better the contact of saddle to piezo the better the sound, even better with a pre amp. You have to have good down pressure from strings via the saddle to get the best even responce.
you can put a piezo on the peghead and it will pick still…"
When installing, are best results with rod under lid with bridge directly over or with rod notched into the bridge? Also if it's the latter do the two need to be touching or just within 1/8" or so gap?thanksSee More
"I usually make a wood saddle with a slot deep enough and wide enough to accomodate the rod, with a hole out the bottom for the wire, topped by 3" common nail trimmed down to rest on the rod - with enough clearance at the top to provide good…"
"I've only tried one rod piezo so I'm no expert but I've read that rods can have have less output than disks so a preamp is recommended. The preamp I bought came with a rod piezo so that's what I used but I didn't think to…"
"I've done it directly under the saddle, I'm happy, but I wonder, like Korrigan said, if I should have added a pre-amp. I was unable to get it to work with old-radio-amp and I think signal strength was the issue.
The sound is great, but…"