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  1. sgtJoe

    Guitar Center

    So I'm at work today and my wife calls me and says she’s across the street from Guitar Center. I say which one. She’s up by north point mall with our daughter and granddaughters at the American Girl doll thing (glad I was at work). She asks if I need anything, so I tell her (by text of course)...
  2. sgtJoe

    NAD-Splawn Quick Rod

    After months of searching and driving music store employees nuts I found a Splawn Quick Rod locally. All I can say is holy filter caps Batman. This thing is definitely what I've been looking for. (That's my son's Fender Pro Sonic it's sitting on)
  3. sgtJoe

    Best replacement pots for R9

    Both volume pots on my 2004 R9 are scratchy as all get out, tried to clean them up, no dice, what do you folks suggest for good replacements, thanks.
  4. sgtJoe

    Amp Huntin

    This might have needed to go on the Tone Zone side, but what the h*ll. So I finally got some time to go check out some amps, been wantin something else for a long time. Been usin a DRRI and a BOSS SD1 with the Fromel mod, sounds kinda crappy, almost ok but still not what I want. So I go to...
  5. sgtJoe

    Johnny Winter

    I been listening to the Johnny Winter And Live album ever since it came out, when I was in high school. This one is killer http://www.amazon.com/Johnny-Winter-And-Live-Fillmore/dp/B003954IQU/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1337968102&sr=8-1 Was anyone at that Fillmore east show or any of the others...
  6. sgtJoe

    Leslie 18 question

    Don't know if this shoulda gone in the Amplifiers section, but anyway, I picked up a Leslie 18, the one with the 12 inch speaker, sounds great, but when I hook it up the way the Vibratone manual says, amp speaker into the L18 cable, L18 plug into the speaker jack on the amp, it works but it...
  7. sgtJoe

    Bonamassa Crybaby

    Anyone heard this one yet http://jbstore.jbonamassa.com/equipment/joe-bonamassa-signature-dunlop-cry-baby-pedal-pre-sale/
  8. sgtJoe

    Duane Allman's Goldtop at the Big House

    My optometrist moved his practice to Macon so when I was there today I went to the Big House Museum (had to stop at Bass Pro Shop also of course). I read where Scott Lamar had the Gold Top on loan there till the end of the year so I wanted to get down there while the guitar was still there. It...
  9. sgtJoe

    Egnater Tweaker

    Went to Guitar Center in Fayetteville with my son, he's lookin for another small amp. We tried the Jet City 20 watter through the 1-12 cab, nice, noisey and the presence control squealed when it was full up. We a-b'd it with the Tweaker, huge difference. We're not fans of amps with lost of...
  10. sgtJoe

    '69 one fof a kind Crest on Atlanta Craigslist

    Interesting piece. http://atlanta.craigslist.org/nat/msg/1751751389.html http://home.comcast.net/~gibsoncrest/site/
  11. sgtJoe

    Sheptone Tributes Demo

    Put some Sheptone Tributes in my son's Epi LP, the magnet in the neck pickup is flipped for the Peter Greene tone, sorry for the lame playing, its a pickup demo, not a playing demo. These are great pickups. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xAQFpKX78No
  12. sgtJoe

    Favorite OD/Distortion pedals

    I picked up a lot of good info from lots of the members here over the years, tried lots of pedals, narrowed my current favorites down to two, the Fulltone OCD and ProCo RAT, did some demos here; http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IqomiFg8SxU http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1-OFQVIXHf8 Sorry for...
  13. sgtJoe

    Best 12ax tubes to use with Hicks Mender

    I have a Hicks Mender that works great in my Fender amps, anyone have any experience with what might be the best brand of 12ax to use with it, thanks.
  14. sgtJoe

    Fralin Pure PAF

    Anyone have any experience with these yet; http://www.fralinpickups.com/humbuckers.asp#pure From the description it sounds like he's de-gaussing the magnets like Duncan does in their Antiquities.
  15. sgtJoe

    Tommmy Thayer's LP-very nice!

    Got to check out Tommy Thayer's axes, this is his main LP he plays with KISS, it has a CSXXXXXX serial number. You can see that he plays it a lot, their guitar techs are really great guys.
  16. sgtJoe

    Les Paul TV show we'd be interested in

    Been laid up all week from knee surgery, was just surfin the program guide and noticed Some Assembly Required on Science Channel at 7PM tonight has an episode that features a tour of the Gibson factory and the construction of a Les Paul guitar. I'm not goin anywhere in my condition so I'm gonna...
  17. sgtJoe

    Mesa DC-5 and .50 Caliber, Opinions

    Anyone have any experience with these two Mesa amps, I'm loking at a few, I've tried the Studio .22, cool amp but I'm leaning towards a 6L6 amp. Thanks.
  18. sgtJoe

    Gibson help to an R9 owner

    I was restringing my R9 and I noticed D string tuner was loose when turning the button compared to the other tuners. The button shaft was also very loose in the housing. I emailed Gibson and they said to have an authorized repair center check it. I called Wizard Electroincs up in Atlanta, I've...
  19. sgtJoe

    67 355 on Craigslist

    Saw this on The Gear Page, anyone ever see a stinger on the heel. http://portland.craigslist.org/mlt/msg/1072044111.html
  20. sgtJoe

    V847 parts

    I'm re-building a V847 and need the 8 wire white PCB connector with the multi colored wires attached, anyone know where to get one, I found one in Germany http://www.banzaieffects.com/Wah-Parts-c-335.html Thanks JOE
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