• The Gear Page Apparel & Merch Shop is Open!

    Based on member demand, The Gear Page is pleased to announce that our Apparel Merch Shop is now open. The shop’s link is in the blue Navigation bar (on the right side), “Shop,” with t-shirts, hats, neck buffs, and stickers to start. Here’s the direct link: www.thegearpageshop.com

    You’ll find exclusive high-quality apparel and merchandise; all items are ethical, sustainably produced, and we will be continuously sourcing and adding new choices. 

    We can ship internationally. All shipping is at cost.


Search results

  1. transmission

    Lemon Drop Overdrive pedal - lumpy's tone shop

    Same for me, had the ZII/7 Series for many years, and replaced it with the Dr Robert. Nobody should give this guy any more of their hard earned.
  2. transmission

    Boss TB-2W (Boss ft. Sola Sound Unite)

    Not really fussed mate, prefer MKIs.
  3. transmission

    Boss TB-2W (Boss ft. Sola Sound Unite)

    It clearly isn't, but let's not forget that this is just a promotional video, what we see in the vid is probably a reissue being used as a prop to tell the story. Seems like it was made near the end of the project, the original was probably back with its owner by then. But we don't know for...
  4. transmission

    Boss TB-2W (Boss ft. Sola Sound Unite)

    I said that Boss have tried to recreate a clone of an especially good vintage unit. You said they hadn't cloned an original, so I corrected myself by conceding that it was only intended as a clone 'sonically', assuming you were being pedantic. But now reading again what you said, it sounds...
  5. transmission

    Boss TB-2W (Boss ft. Sola Sound Unite)

    Sonically is what was meant.
  6. transmission

    Boss TB-2W (Boss ft. Sola Sound Unite)

    I'm sure in this thread somebody commented that the pcb was full of trim pots, if so, that would indicate 'tuning'. Selecting transistors in a certain range and using trim pots to ensure they operate in a desired range is exactly what you would do if you wanted an optimal and consistent...
  7. transmission

    MIJ, MIM or MIA Performer Fender Mustang?

    Fender Japan MG65, their 65 reissue. If you want to spend a little more, hunt down a VSP version. That's what I did. Here's some blurb on them, VSP stands for 'vintage special project'; these were the highest of high end guitars made for Fender in Japan in the late 2000s. As such, this gets...
  8. transmission

    Good small, affordable analog delay and reverse reverb pedals

    Red Panda Context V2 reverb has a reverse mode. It was shown at Namm, not sure if it's available yet.
  9. transmission

    "1950s Finishes" Nitro Necks on Reverb

    I ordered a neck a while back and paid for the Gotoh tuners pre installed option. I checked them as soon as I received the neck and they were stamped 'PW' on the inside, meaning they were Ping Well brand tuners, not Gotoh. I was told it was an honest mistake, but had my suspicions. I was...
  10. transmission

    ditto x2 is a piece of crap - massive volume issue, switch issues

    Lehle make a switch that's a direct replacement for the Ditto switch, works well. I modded my Ditto after it started playing up, simple job if you're comfortable soldering. https://www.lehle-components.com/EN/lehle-switch-btn.html Install vid here It's not a cheap fix, especially if you...
  11. transmission

    It's almost 2020...what's the best Deluxe Memory Man (DMM) in a smaller box?

    Hi - grateful if you could expand on what you mean about the trim pots, I've not heard that before.
  12. transmission

    New tele wiring...very excited about it!

    I have something similar, but used a 5-way super switch, along with a no load Tone pot. It has the 3 standard modern Tele positions, plus two non standard positions - cocked wah, plus a direct to output position for the bridge pickup - this is the loudest and brightest position. Interesting...
  13. transmission

    Don't buy from USA Custom Guitars (USACG).

    I'd seen you recommend Best Guitar Parts a while back as it was ex USACG employees, do you know how Soundguitarworks.com fits into all this - they both appear to be operating? Sound Guitar Works’ about us info has the following paragraphs in it, so a little confused. 'OUR COMPANY Established...
  14. transmission

    JAM pedal love?

    I think the standard Rattler is assymetrical and the Ltd / + version is symmetrical - so both in the current line up.
  15. transmission

    Robert Smith Chorus?

    Any idea what settings are used to achieve the live tone?
  16. transmission

    NPD: Aclam Doctor Robert

    I think the band have said that one of the club owners in Hamburg would shout this at them - 'make show' or something along those lines.
  17. transmission

    Help me find a versatile drive/distortion pedal — MIAB, Rat and Muff tones

    The Skreddy 1971 seems like it could fit the bill. Not tried one myself, but I would definitely like to.
  18. transmission

    VB2 vs VB2w

    Do you find the Somersault does everything the VB-2W does, or do you miss anything? I have the Waza and I'm thinking about picking up a Somersault, but I can just imagine feeling the same and not being able to part with the Waza.
  19. transmission

    Fairfield Circuitry Shallow Water - K-Field Modulator

    Could you share some of your favourite settings?
  20. transmission

    The Kingsley Pedal Club

    Hmmm, that route hadn't occurred to me. Good idea. I think I will add some sockets and then do some testing with a trim pot. Then I can see if I want to stick with one value or go the full hog and install an external pot.
  21. transmission

    The Kingsley Pedal Club

    Here's the reply from Simon, predictably prompt and detailed! 'The mod involves changing a resistor, not a cap. These is a 47K resistor soldered directly to the 3-way mode switch. What you need to do is put a 22K in parallel with this 47K. The easiest thing to do is this: As well as being...
  22. transmission

    The Kingsley Pedal Club

    I've just emailed Simon regarding what capacitor to change to mod a V2 Harlot to the Custom Harlot specs, for modes 2/3. I'll post his reply when I get it.
  23. transmission

    New Fender Sixty Six?

    First thing I thought on seeing it, I wonder if the designers were aware of Squire's guitar.
  24. transmission

    The Kingsley Pedal Club

    Thanks for the reply, I'll get in touch as you suggest.
  25. transmission

    The Kingsley Pedal Club

    Some interesting points here about the Page and Harlot. I had a V1 Page (back when it was a full 2 weeks wait) and had similar trouble with EQ and compression when pushing it. I would used the gain, tone and mode switch to 'EQ' it for use either when boosted or not, but could not find a setting...
Top