1. Any tips on making pickups for 3 string? Ive made a couple. Experimenting with different magnet setups , winding thickness and number of winds.2. DIY tuning pegs.I imagine im overlooking an…Continue
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"I have given up making my own pickups for now. To be honest I think I have the wrong strings for basic open G. After watching C.B. Gitty video My middle d is low. Im hooked though. addicted. What strings ? Close anyway and fret length. I have…"
"I have mastered 4 pole P90 pickups. 42 AWG or even 43 AWG are your typical manufacturer's choice for coil, but I have used 41, 40 and 38 with interesting tone results.
41 AWG is great for dark tones and making bass guitars for some reason.…"
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I play harmonica. When i first pucked one up i knew i would learn it. I decided about a month ago that i was going to learn a stringed instrument but i had no interest in main stream instruments. I borrowed one from family and felt the same way. I know i will learn it.
Having the freedom to use any scrap piece i can or want to is great.
I am starting to carve a spine now. I now am playing slide blues and even cut my own Mikes Hard Lemonade bottle slide.