Guitars tips & tutorials

  • Megadistortion mod + potar level
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    Megadistortion mod + potar level

    03/05/18 in Boss GE-7 Equalizer

  • Strap button
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    Strap button

    09/05/14 in Aclam Guitars Floating Guitar

    The box contains 2 additional strap buttons which you must change in turn (keep the originals to preserve the value of the guitar). This strap button has been specially designed for the Floating Guitar without danger of damaging in the g...

  • Heat vent
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    Heat vent

    03/26/14 in Marshall JTM612 [1995-1997]

    Adding a heat vent to the top of the cabinet, behind the handle, helps prevent overheating which is a known problem! Great sounding amp with a special clean/crunch sound as well! 

  • PROEL DS10 - 'magic' pedal!
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    PROEL DS10 - 'magic' pedal!

    01/30/14 in Proel DS-10 Blues Distortion

    Overall Rating: There are hundreds of Boutique pedals and many promise more than they deliver (Klon comes to mind as an example) I was put on to this pedal by accident and just happened to find one on ebay. I didn't know what to expect, but wha...

  • Tuning and Sound Improvements
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    Tuning and Sound Improvements

    09/29/13 in Stagg SW203CETU LH

    I bought a used SW203CETU LH with a case for $100. I planned to use it for a "beater" guitar to take anywhere and not have to worry about it getting damaged or stolen. I think it is a nice looking guitar since lefties do not have much to choose...

  • Marshall JMP-50 Head 1970
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    Marshall JMP-50 Head 1970

    04/23/13 in Marshall JMP

    It all started when a drum shop owner couldn’t get rid of three pesky guitarists. If it weren’t for those meddling kids and their gosh-darned guitars, Jim Marshall might have made a name for himself selling drums. The pesky guitarists in questi...

  • Marshall 70's JMP-50 Head
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    Marshall 70's JMP-50 Head

    04/23/13 in Marshall JMP

    It all started when a drum shop owner couldn’t get rid of three pesky guitarists. If it weren’t for those meddling kids and their gosh-darned guitars, Jim Marshall might have made a name for himself selling drums. The pesky guitarists in questi...

  • A Quick Guide To Choosing an Acoustic Guitar
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    A Quick Guide To Choosing an Acoustic Guitar

    03/10/10 in Acoustic Guitars

    IntroductionIn our world of mass production, there are an endless amount of acoustic guitars to choose from.  There is a guitar out there for everyone and every type of need, so let's go through all of the important cate...

  • A Guide To Choosing An Electric Guitar
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    A Guide To Choosing An Electric Guitar

    03/08/10 in Electric Guitars

    IntroductionThe process of choosing the perfect electric guitar for you can definitely be a challenge!  Here is a tutorial to help you go through some of the options and features to consider when picking out a new ele...

  • A Beginner's Guide To Guitar Amplification
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    A Beginner's Guide To Guitar Amplification

    02/14/10 in Guitar amplification

    IntroductionFor those guitar players new to the game, this is a tutorial aimed at giving you a better idea of what is out there in terms of guitar amps.  We'll cover all the ends and hopefully you'll have a good understa...