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  1. jvin248 replied to the thread new guy here wanting ideas for squier affinity tele mods for classic country play.

    . That Affinity is a good guitar, I have one as a frequent player. Mods I'd suggest: -Bourns volume pot (or CTS), 500k to brighten the...

    Dec 13, 2017 at 4:37 PM
  2. jvin248 liked kelnet's post in the thread new guy here wanting ideas for squier affinity tele mods for classic country play.

    Before you spend a lot of money on modifying your guitar, learn to play first. You won't get that old country sound until you've learned...

    Dec 13, 2017 at 4:28 PM
  3. jvin248 replied to the thread Is this worthwhile or chasing a ghost?.

    . When faced with a guitar I was excited to get and then actually playing it on my rig I get a feeling of bland uninspiring tones from...

    Dec 13, 2017 at 4:26 PM
  4. jvin248 liked Antigua Tele's post in the thread An Impolite Comparison Between GFS and Fender.

    I'd go further and say it's very rare that any pickup ever sounds bad. Some guys are disappointed that the sound they're hearing doesn't...

    Dec 13, 2017 at 4:13 PM
  5. jvin248 liked Jupiter's post in the thread An Impolite Comparison Between GFS and Fender.

    You got yer magnet type and gauss strength; you got yer wire gauge, composition and insulation type/thickness; you got yer wind tension...

    Dec 13, 2017 at 4:10 PM
  6. jvin248 replied to the thread Fine tuning a vintage Craftsman table saw.

    . How vintage is that vintage? I have a late 1980s table that the top and internals of yours all look very similar to mine. It's been...

    Dec 13, 2017 at 2:59 PM
  7. jvin248 liked RLee77's post in the thread I got an album credit... for NOT playing guitar..

    I'm somewhat surprised that Gibson and Fender have not offered me modest sums of money to avoid being seen with their products.

    Dec 13, 2017 at 6:19 AM
  8. jvin248 liked jaybones's post in the thread I got an album credit... for NOT playing guitar..

    Back in my band days we were working on an original. The solo had some wah then finished without it. I had a big (105 lb.) yellow lab...

    Dec 13, 2017 at 6:17 AM
  9. jvin248 liked soulman969's post in the thread I got an album credit... for NOT playing guitar..

    I've been credited for not playing a guitar solo on hundreds of recordings and boy are people ever grateful. ;)

    Dec 13, 2017 at 6:16 AM
  10. jvin248 replied to the thread Neck pickup recommendation.

    . First use your existing pickup and find a higher kohm volume pot (measure the existing one and find one at the higher end of the spec...

    Dec 12, 2017 at 9:43 PM
  11. jvin248 replied to the thread Spade clips to connect pickup to control plate..

    . There are several options for what you want to do. While I soldered up the loaded pickguards, I used old RCA connectors to make...

    Dec 12, 2017 at 9:40 PM
  12. jvin248 replied to the thread So hey all you CNC guys....

    . Note that the machine is the 'easy' part of the equation. The CAD and CAM process flow is where you'll spend a lot of work with the...

    Dec 12, 2017 at 9:33 PM
  13. jvin248 replied to the thread Triple Tele, simply a great guitar..

    . What about a Bigsby? The mod I might do is a stacked tone pot with the Dan Armstrong Blender Mod that I use on my Strat. Blends from...

    Dec 12, 2017 at 9:12 PM
  14. jvin248 replied to the thread blackguard pickup repair.

    . Besides Roy B's Nancy pickup I heard EVH's Frankenstrat humbucker that he pulled from a broken Gibson to put in that Strat had one...

    Dec 12, 2017 at 3:40 PM
  15. jvin248 liked archetype's post in the thread blackguard pickup repair.

    Does it work and do you like the tone? It can have “bad values” and still be acceptable. If the DC resistance is low or zero, and it...

    Dec 12, 2017 at 3:36 PM