Schecter has offered to replace the tuners. Would that fix it for you?
I'm inclined to take that, but if the pitting is due to some kind of exposure I worry about the electronics in the Sustainiac. They said they'll honor the warranty 100%.
Just took delivery of one of these and noticing some issues. Sweetwater has one or two with the same issues listed as "demo" models, but this one came from another authorized dealer "brand new."
- The EMG bridge pickup is lower output than the Sustainiac neck pickup. Is that normal in your...
Eric Johnson also does this thing where he spreads the notes out and drops some when using a lot of gain so the overtones don't mix. Clears up a lot of mud.
I've got an old GP magazine from the 80s with an article about it. I'll see if I can dig up the examples, but basically think of playing...
I had a new, Asian Guild 12 string split on me two years ago. The repair is clearly visible and you can feel it, but it's strong. It's 3 or 4 inches long alongside the fretboard. It has a cleat underneath.
Elderly (who does fantastic work) charged about $150 for it. I assume if I had been...
- Start with a 2012-era American Standard Strat
- Add a Pro II pop-in trem
- Delete skunk stripe
- Area pickups
- Stainless frets, stainless truss rod nut or return of the EBMM wheel
If we're going whole hog, I'll take one with a bridge humbucker and maybe another one with a sustainer.
I have a TMDR and it feels nice, though the mute ("standby") switch felt a little cheesy until I realized it wasn't carrying voltage like the tube models.
I played a blonde TMTR today and liked it a lot, but the bright switches felt a little cheesy. Do yours feel that way? Have they held up...