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  1. swivel replied to the thread Ebony Fretboard - Normal?.

    If that's the bad one I've seen much worse open grain. I love Ebony boards of old, smooth as black satin plastic. My 69 Blues bird was...

    Feb 16, 2020 at 8:33 PM
  2. swivel posted a new thread.

    Bar Bridge vs Tune O Matic

    Just thought I'd update a comparison Bar bridge with Gold Tune O Matic: Got the Bar bridge I traded for here on GT and put it on my...

    Forum: Technical Side of Things

    Feb 16, 2020 at 6:01 PM
  3. swivel liked Stefan's post in the thread NTD (New Tube Day).

    Bought a pair of NOS JAN GE 6V6 Blackplates [ATTACH] and a NOS RCA 5Y3GT: [ATTACH] I guess they’re late 50‘s/early 60‘s or am I wrong?

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  4. swivel replied to the thread I’ve done some stupid things but.

    Bolt on neck? Shim it.

    Feb 16, 2020 at 2:04 PM
  5. swivel replied to the thread Roll fret board edges.

    Yeah, I dont ever remember feeling sharp fretboard edges back in the day. Then the bean counters started running the guitar makers.....

    Feb 16, 2020 at 12:13 PM
  6. swivel liked Henry's post in the thread Amazon delivery carriers.

    That's a pain. Sounds like the reasons Amazon is doing its own deliveries.

    Feb 15, 2020 at 3:15 PM
  7. swivel replied to the thread Amazon delivery carriers.

    Yes, but as I said, Amazon then opts for USPS instead of just delivering it with the next package. I have a lot of trouble with the PO;...

    Feb 15, 2020 at 2:51 PM
  8. swivel replied to the thread Roll fret board edges.

    Yeah, more heavily rolled edges are a big thing feel wise. No one seems to do it anymore (actually Musikraft has that option). Sharp...

    Feb 15, 2020 at 12:54 PM
  9. swivel replied to the thread Amazon delivery carriers.

    Amazon needs other shipping options. I have Prime and "free 1 day" is great, but I don't need 1 day on 90% of my things! 3 day, but with...

    Feb 15, 2020 at 12:51 PM
  10. swivel replied to the thread Filtertron+ P90?.

    It was more of a transitional experiment along the way to this just to see: [img]

    Feb 14, 2020 at 6:41 PM
  11. swivel replied to the thread Filtertron+ P90?.

    I tried it for a short time in my G3161. It works well. I didnt want that compressed 'Tron tone in the neck, but liked it in the bridge.

    Feb 14, 2020 at 12:55 PM
  12. swivel replied to the thread Filter envelopes auto wahs.

    I had one acquired in trade that was very cool. I sold it as I didn't really want one. Then I missed it. I bought 2 others and I didn't...

    Feb 13, 2020 at 11:51 AM
  13. swivel replied to the thread No thanks and positive feedback.

    I don't even follow feedback really, buy or sell. But if someone asks, or if once in a great while I go and do a bunch of feedback, I...

    Feb 12, 2020 at 4:21 PM
  14. swivel replied to the thread How to notch a bigsby bridge??.

    Some bridges, like Tune O Matics, just have a sharp bottomed notch, same size notch for all strings. Just to keep the string on...

    Feb 12, 2020 at 1:59 PM
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