Yesterday, I got a new amp. Sweetwater had a sale going on the Orange Micro Terror amps at $200. I've been looking at these for awhile. They are small lunch box style amps with a 12AX7 preamp tube…Continue
I bought some of these pickups for a project guitar. These pickups are close to the same output as the original Danelectro pickups. They don't use the same magnets. Dano used Alnico VI and then…Continue
If you have a hollow body guitar or hollow cigar box guitar, you can have unwanted noise from many reasons. Electrical wiring in your home can be an issue, fluorescent lighting, fans, window unit…Continue
Stewmac.com has some great 6 string guitar kits out. They have the Strat, Tele, SG, LP and LP Jr. kits and just recently added Little guitar kits. Now they have 16.3" scale little guitar kits in…Continue
"One big issue is a speaker. Little speakers tend to distort too much and can sound bad, but they're easier to find space for. Bigger(6 inch and up) speakers sound much better, but take up a lot of space and weigh more.
Speakers need depth to…"
"Shane Speal used a regular cigar box and it worked great. My box was made by me out of cedar fence plank with red oak bracing. Wood can play a role, but like Brian said, I think the size of spring used and taughtness matters more along with where…"
"I can hear the spring reverb effect acoustically or with Piezo and with the Flatpup I have installed.
The 3 important things is, 1: the size of the springs, 2: the amount of stress on the springs and 3: where the springs are attached.
For max amount…"
"Sorry about the slow response, my email wasn't working for a couple weeks. The Strat-O-Rez guitar sounds great, just like a resonator should.
The dull plywood body allows the good ringing tone of the aluminum skillet. Not all dog bowls, can…"
"I noticed that years ago on mine LP case, Taff. I folded a piece of cloth in the area where the neck touches to keep the headstock elevated. I like it better hanging on the wall. ;)
Great jog repairing those broken…"
"Reply by Carl Floyd the other day In the case is the safest place. It has been my experience that is where they stay mostly. I play 'em more if they are hanging on the wall.
Well, Carl for some the case is not so safe for Gibson Les Paul style…"
Hi Paul! Thanks for the warm welcome! Most people call me Elissa, but I do love creativity.....Ray & I are having technical difficulties...just wanted to let everyone know that we are ok other than internet connection problems. We really miss everyone there a lot. Hope to catch up soon. I've been in the background for about 4 years so I feel like I know everyone except the newest members here....I sure hope this works this time. Four inch screen made me delete your comment, Paul. Sorry!
Thanks Paul Will do ! just like in many cases the hunt is nice'r than the kill! relocating these old songs and lyrics takes you to places and people that you never think about ,but verry much enriches your world and way of thinking ! be reading you !
Hi Paul Thanks for the info on that timeless niffty lady Ruth Etting there are some nice recordings from her on the tube so the titel of the song is as old as 1913 ,my titel is the same but my lyrics are still verry differend in relation to the ruth song all thow those lyrics are pretty cool themselfs thank you Paul for the input and efford appriciated !! bee reading you !