Maple is zeh bestest wood

September 23, 2010

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This has nothing to do with basses. I just love autumn.

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A beast demonized

September 17, 2010

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As many of you know Warwick Corvette isn’t one of those naturally calm-headed guys/gals. So what happens when the beast in there gets taunted, taken one step closer to total demonization. Actually this introduction text has not much to do with what I’m about to show you. 1,5 years ago I was in studio with my […]

Posted in: Amps, Bass, Pedals

Thunderbird neckdive fix

September 14, 2010

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Neckdive is the biggest bane of cheap Thunderbird replicas. It can cause huge problems to one’s left arm, neck and back. Why the neck dive occurs is usually a sum of many parts but the main reason is the location of the strap button. Usually on basses the upper horn helps to place the strap button […]

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Traditional vs. modern

September 11, 2010

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The good ole issue. So what we got here are 2 opinions. First we got the granpas swearing in the name of good ole stuff and good ole days and good ole whatever. And then we got the ignorant younglings who don’t understand or appreciate good things like the good ole… you know… stuff. So […]

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EADG to BEAD

September 8, 2010

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Many people have been wondering about tuning a 4-banger to BEAD but have faced lots of problems doing it. I’m gonna give some tips here. Naturally adjusting the bass for the low B-string is the biggest gray hair factor when doing something like this. The string is D’Addario .135 so it isn’t thinner neither in […]

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Tigery multi-purpose machine

August 17, 2010

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Is tigery even a word? Anyway my latest acquisition to fight GAS (Gear Acquisition Syndrome) is from one of the best bass manufacturing companies in the world: Warwick. The model name is Infinity SN TCS in which the SN stands for setneck and TCS for Tone Chamber System. I got it for less than 1k […]

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The first love

August 17, 2010

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I know she’s not my first but the first of my basses that I have loved. I suppose I should dedicate the very first one an article also, but I really can’t be arsed since I hate that bitch with all my heart. The photo below is us, my face having moved to happier hunting grounds […]

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