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"I just snap ‘em off Craig. Never caused me any issues doing so. I think it’s there t…"

Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear replied Jun 1 to Weird Little Install Issue

5 Jun 1
Reply by Craig Cole

"That's really good news actually as it's a vintage style pickup modelled on the old…"

Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear replied Dec 10, 2018 to Bloomin' wiring again! Pulling my hair out haha

14 Dec 10, 2018
Reply by Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear

"Thanks Brian. I bought some 0.047 Mylar film ones (they come as a set of two) even t…"

Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear replied Dec 10, 2018 to Bloomin' wiring again! Pulling my hair out haha

14 Dec 10, 2018
Reply by Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear

"Thanks again for the help and I'll definitely post lots of pics and a video of the f…"

Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear replied Dec 10, 2018 to Bloomin' wiring again! Pulling my hair out haha

14 Dec 10, 2018
Reply by Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear

"Thanks Brian .That may well help if I chicken out of adding a capacitor. I'm tempted…"

Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear replied Dec 10, 2018 to Bloomin' wiring again! Pulling my hair out haha

14 Dec 10, 2018
Reply by Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear

"Thanks again Blind Lemon Cello. I've heard of the orange drop so might go with that.…"

Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear replied Dec 10, 2018 to Bloomin' wiring again! Pulling my hair out haha

14 Dec 10, 2018
Reply by Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear

"Yeah just looking at capacitors on eBay now. I didn't realise what the capacitor was…"

Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear replied Dec 10, 2018 to Bloomin' wiring again! Pulling my hair out haha

14 Dec 10, 2018
Reply by Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear

"Ah. I didn't know that not using one would make the tone act as a volume  Looks like…"

Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear replied Dec 10, 2018 to Bloomin' wiring again! Pulling my hair out haha

14 Dec 10, 2018
Reply by Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear

"Hey Sean. As far as I'm aware folk use fretboard for these instruments because they…"

Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear replied Nov 3, 2018 to Separate fretboard vs. fretted neck?

2 Nov 3, 2018
Reply by Joe Caruso

"Morning, Arthur. There can be several reasons for string breakage on new builds. I'l…"

Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear replied Oct 26, 2018 to Strings snapping on new build

8 Oct 26, 2018
Reply by Gerald Schwenke

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