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    Help me pick a light guitar for metal

    My 2012 Firebird is a whopping 7 lbs.
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    Polyester finish thickness effect on guitar weight.

    But used for a sealer only?
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    10’s on a Strat and...what on a Les Paul?

    Eleven of strings to 48 of Bass both Firebird and Stratocaster
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    The best neck humbucker is ___

    Zhangbucker pickups makes an LP sized firebird Humbucker called the Big Bird. It’s on the home page if you scroll down a bit.
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    PAF pickup sets that do A4 bridge and A5 neck?

    On a firebird pickup, I have a a2/a5 combo and it is nice in the neck. With a lot less output than my Strat.
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    Should I upgrade the pickups on 1994 MIJ Telecaster?

    SD Alnico 2 pro are a real nice sound through a Mesa mark style amp see the avatar
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    Calling all Mark I owners...

    The reissue manual really has a funny way of describing amps and tubes
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    Calling all Mark I owners...

    I also have a Mesa mk1 reissue it has an effects loop. Does yours have one? You really got a great deal btw
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    Mesa Fillmore instead of Fender?

    Congrats my mk1 reissue was a straight trade for a functional peavey triple xxx combo with el34 & 50 watts great sounds but not enough volume was the peavey I definitely had to fix that mk1. Because it’s really a rock legend Now
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    Is tonewood a real an important thing? (poll)

    Does infinite detail of the anchor points matter?
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    So, switches and pots do make a difference...

    I have a 2012 Firebird. I kept the electronics but changed the pickups. Will it be better off if I change the potentiometers? I think it is 500 kOhms. How much would an RS set cost?
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    Strat Experts; Ash or Alder?

    I tried a pale moon ebony tele , and it didn't have any of the specs that I wanted but it sounded so good with a GC return policy that could be fun for a few days and return it!!
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    NGD 2020 Heritage H-150 Artisan Aged!

    Beautiful. But no pictures of the head?! Just kidding.
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    On today's AXED. You're given only a 24.75 scale mahogany bodied neck and body and a fuzz face...

    APS-2, T-Top and a Sovtek mig60. I'll trade the Fuzz for a Boss Turbo Overdrive. Or: P-90s and a Gretsch twin Tremelo 6161t
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    For those with more than one guitar...

    Sell my Firebird and keep the Strat. The Strat is ssh, Ash body, fast maple neck, great pickups (2seymour singles and a voodoo '57 PAF with parallel switch). The Firebird is Very Nice but I like fighting the Strat (11-48 strings and high action) for the 'Blooze' tones. And great metal sounds as...
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    Entry level Mesa Boogie ?

    Mark I re-issue is nice for me. It was broken and I traded a working Peavey XXX for it. XXX was not very loud:(
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    Guitar Center won’t sell showroom guitar for cheaper

    I'd buy the guitar for cheaper and shop around for another showroom!
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    What's the best color for a Strat when playing it live?

    Fiesta Red white pickguard Strat with Maple neck!
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    I discovered the 'secret' to Burstbucker Pro pickups

    I had a T-Top style in the bridge of an all mahogany Paul 2 and it had mojo. So crisp and articulate!
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    How To Make Lower Frets Easier To Bend Upwards?

    Do Push Ups! Haha yeah you can eventually do it no problem. Just be patient and I did see some great suggestions in this thread!
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    Epiphone shatters the price ceiling!

    Suppose it's a 1970 1/2 SS Impala? Much better than the equivalent Cadillac!
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    How would you spec your signature guitar?

    Fiesta Red Strat with a thicker SRV type neck (all maple, tinted). Red Devil bridge and APS 2 middle and broadcaster neck pickups. Maybe three volume controls? White pickguard and plastics. Tremolo system for tuning stability, maybe a Callaham with locking tuners. Nickel plated hardware...
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    Out of all the amps you've owned and played though, what was the BEST overall amp

    A Gretsch twin Tremelo mesas Mark I &3 and a Sovtek mig60