Category Archives: Guitar Related

ZOOM MS50G multi-effects guitar pedal

While searching for a small chorus/delay/reverb pedal, I came across the MS50G. This looks like a great small pedal for an analog synth (for the backend) and also as an acoustic guitar pedal (EQ->Chorus->reverb etc…). You can chain up to 6 effects at once. It works great for acoustic guitar! This pedal has a lot […]

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Someone finally made it – small and convenient!

So you have an analog synth with no effects…. what do you need? CHORUS/DELAY/REVERB You have an acoustic guitar… what do you need? CHORUS/DELAY/REVERB You have an electric guitar with a fantastic overdrive/distortion… what do you need? CHORUS/DELAY/REVERB Anything with no effects sounds better with…. CHORUS/DELAY/REVERB Previous to this, you had to have 3 pedals […]

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No O-rings needed for tube dampener

Over the years I have used O rings to dampen microphonic tubes. But I read online about using silicon “glue” to do the same. So I found this RTV Silicon Gasket maker and it will withstand temperatures to 650 degrees which should be fine! You can apply it in any thickness you want and it […]

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Acoustic Gig Bag

Got this as a gift and it’s pretty cool! Nice bag!

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Love this book! Was very easy to understand!

This is a good read and very easy to understand!

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Useful guitar electronics book

Another useful book if you want to modify your guitar electronics. [wp_ad_camp_1]

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Nice new auto-ranging meter for under $35!

My old trusty Radio Shack multimeter broke recently. I’ve had it for about 15 years and it has been a workhorse! I loved using it to build my stompboxes and debug my amps. The resistance function broke recently and it was time to find another. I have a number of meters but I wanted another […]

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Free lessons with D’Addario Guitar strings!

I found a card inside my guitar strings. You enter a code and get free guitar lessons for a week. There are some nice videos in there for learning new things on your guitar. I believe it also has keyboard and bass lessons as well. http://www.playfree-workshoplive.com/

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The Blue Guitar

Steve Ahola’s site has been great resource over the years. Check it out!

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L200 vs. L280s pickups

Here is a sound sample comparing the 2 Bill Lawrence pickups. L200 vs. L280s L200 is the first 16 bars. Then the 280. At then end its 200 followed by 280.

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