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  1. Fuelish liked EsquireOK's post in the thread Why can't you stain rosewood fretboards?.

    You can stain rosewood, you can dye rosewood, and you can finish it. Anything will come off, eventually, if you contact the board...

    Aug 2, 2021 at 10:50 PM
  2. Fuelish liked Greg70's post in the thread Anyone collect anything unusual?.

    Bad luck, heartache, and broken dreams. :(

    Aug 1, 2021 at 6:41 PM
  3. Fuelish liked Spats Davenport's post in the thread Clean humbuckers for funk?.

    Any non over-wound HB should do it. I believe this is a case where '50s wiring is a real benefit, vol. around 5.

    Aug 1, 2021 at 8:48 AM
  4. Fuelish replied to the thread Why the World Has Gone Crazy and How to Fix it.....

    I have no idea...if I did, it wouldn't involve people who get get paid big $$$ to play a darned game

    Jul 30, 2021 at 11:05 PM
  5. Fuelish replied to the thread Senior Citzens Please sum up "life" or "what is life all about" in a line or two (for fun?).

    I figured out the meaning of life some decades ago on a long strange thoughtful night .....have forgotten what it was, I have it written...

    Jul 30, 2021 at 7:58 PM
  6. Fuelish liked telemnemonics's post in the thread Proposal to cut through the muck of pickup descriptions towards a universal set of criteria.

    My wife an I chose each other BECAUSE we are both nuts by normal society standards. I might have 120 pickups but only 40 speakers.

    Jul 30, 2021 at 5:28 PM
  7. Fuelish liked telemnemonics's post in the thread Proposal to cut through the muck of pickup descriptions towards a universal set of criteria.

    I put $20 GFS pickups in my $79 Affinity and get a great tone from my $99 Monoprice amp. Any tone issues get fixed by my $1000 pedal board.

    Jul 30, 2021 at 5:27 PM
  8. Fuelish liked Telekarster's post in the thread Proposal to cut through the muck of pickup descriptions towards a universal set of criteria.

    "If it sounds good, it is good" - Buddy Holly... mic drop ;)

    Jul 30, 2021 at 5:26 PM
  9. Fuelish liked Drew617's post in the thread Proposal to cut through the muck of pickup descriptions towards a universal set of criteria.

    I notice the same problem more when talking speakers, but that's probably just a matter of my interests/where I prefer to tinker. IMO,...

    Jul 30, 2021 at 5:25 PM
  10. Fuelish liked Killing Floor's post in the thread Proposal to cut through the muck of pickup descriptions towards a universal set of criteria.

    Yeah. Lame attempt at a physics burn. Because it’s the reciprocal of the unit we use. But it’s to the point that we can’t really agree...

    Jul 30, 2021 at 5:24 PM
  11. Fuelish liked BerkshireDuncan's post in the thread Proposal to cut through the muck of pickup descriptions towards a universal set of criteria.

    Pickups, schmickups! The only forum topic that generates more BS than tonewoods. Essentially, there are two kinds: Ones that you like...

    Jul 30, 2021 at 5:24 PM
  12. Fuelish liked Stanford Guitar's post in the thread Proposal to cut through the muck of pickup descriptions towards a universal set of criteria.

    How about a marketing tag line like: 'Try our news AB4-39d blah blah pick ups, for 99% of players the guitar will sound exactly like it...

    Jul 30, 2021 at 5:18 PM
  13. Fuelish liked Peegoo's post in the thread Proposal to cut through the muck of pickup descriptions towards a universal set of criteria.

    Reminds me of the famous quote, "talking about music is like dancing about architecture." Attributed to a whole bunch of folks...

    Jul 30, 2021 at 5:17 PM