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Tickled Pink: Jupiter's Es-335 Build

Discussion in 'Tele Home Depot' started by Jupiter, Mar 17, 2016.

  1. RLee77

    RLee77 Friend of Leo's

    May 15, 2016
    Silicon Valley
    If I had a nickel for every time I’ve said those words...
     
  2. CraigB

    CraigB Tele-Holic

    955
    Nov 6, 2009
    Central Coast of CA
    Roger that...It's bad enough without having to fish through F-holes! At least you remembered the ground wire. Very solid planning on your part, I'd say.

    Sounds like a hefty supplement to Jup's GoFundMe if we both chip in :D
     
  3. TRexF16

    TRexF16 Friend of Leo's

    Apr 4, 2011
    Tucson
    Mount your pickups and run the wires out the F-hole. String 'er up. Mount your pots, switch, and jack all to a test board. Do ALL your testing, treble bleed comparisons, everything, with them out of the body. Only when you know they are the way you want them should you fish them in. See my earlier post when we were talking about this a couple pages back.
    Anxiously waiting,
    Rex
     
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  4. allen082

    allen082 Friend of Leo's

    Jul 16, 2009
    fort worth
    What day is it in Japan? Surely it's Friday or Saturday by now, right?
     
  5. Barncaster

    Barncaster Doctor of Teleocity

    Hmm, hmm, hmm, tap, tap, tap
     
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  6. TRexF16

    TRexF16 Friend of Leo's

    Apr 4, 2011
    Tucson
  7. Jupiter

    Jupiter Telefied Silver Supporter

    Jun 22, 2010
    Osaka, Japan
    Oh man, that's a good idea; I was wondering how I'd check the sound...

    Pretty hard to get more than a day ahead of you guys, even if we REALLY run.
     
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  8. El Famoso

    El Famoso Tele-Meister

    166
    Sep 16, 2016
    Nashville
    So it’s saturday in Japan now, even if it is 2 am there.

    Where’s the guitar!!???!!
     
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  9. Jupiter

    Jupiter Telefied Silver Supporter

    Jun 22, 2010
    Osaka, Japan
    I know exactly where it is...

    No call yet
     
  10. Blue Bill

    Blue Bill Poster Extraordinaire Ad Free Member

    Feb 15, 2014
    Maine
  11. Jupiter

    Jupiter Telefied Silver Supporter

    Jun 22, 2010
    Osaka, Japan
  12. Jupiter

    Jupiter Telefied Silver Supporter

    Jun 22, 2010
    Osaka, Japan
    ...aaaaand now I'm checking my e-mail every 5 minutes...:rolleyes:
     
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  13. Asmith

    Asmith Friend of Leo's

    Age:
    22
    Nov 27, 2014
    Morley, England
    Come on jup please he

    Ok me you got it an hour ago but
    have been staring at it in amazement
     
  14. Jupiter

    Jupiter Telefied Silver Supporter

    Jun 22, 2010
    Osaka, Japan
    Well, I’m still just waiting, but the postal service has been busy.
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    But what’s this?
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    I’m sure stewmac is busy around the holidays, but would you not notice that? Guess I’ll be sending this pic...
     
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  15. RLee77

    RLee77 Friend of Leo's

    May 15, 2016
    Silicon Valley
    Yeah, on their QC checklist, they forgot... the checklist. Hopefully they’ll just ship you 1 new knob and not ask for the defective one back.
    You can put a mysterious custom label of your choice on it. Like “Haunting Mids”. Or “Sparkle”.
     
    Last edited: Jan 12, 2019 at 8:36 PM
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  16. BluesBlooded

    BluesBlooded Friend of Leo's

    I would not be worried, StewMac customer service has always been impeccable. Sucks nonetheless.
     
  17. Jupiter

    Jupiter Telefied Silver Supporter

    Jun 22, 2010
    Osaka, Japan
    Yep, I trust em. It won't hold anything up at this point anyway.
     
  18. Barncaster

    Barncaster Doctor of Teleocity

    That's where the little picture of the Zen master goes. Definitely neck pickup volume. There's nothing zen about what the bridge pickup is going to do.
     
  19. Jupiter

    Jupiter Telefied Silver Supporter

    Jun 22, 2010
    Osaka, Japan
    Alla these knobs are pretty much for show, the way I play.
     
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