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pre amp unit for Piezo

Started this discussion. Last reply by Korrigan 6 hours ago. 4 Replies

My Google Fu is so weak.  I've been looking for an excellent flat unit (no body curve) for a build.  Can't seem to find a good one, but I know they are out there.  What kind do you all prefer and…Continue

First build,feedback?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Lonman Nov 10. 14 Replies

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Korrigan replied to Mikey Hearrold II's discussion pre amp unit for Piezo
"C.B. Gitty has 3 pre-amps but they all have a similar disclaimer in the descriptions: "Please be aware that the flange (the upper plastic rim/housing that mounts flush against the guitar wall) of this pre-amp does have a bit of a curve to it,…"
6 hours ago
Korrigan replied to Mikey Hearrold II's discussion pre amp unit for Piezo
"Violin pre-amps and small, flat and cheap."
6 hours ago
BrianQ. replied to Mikey Hearrold II's discussion pre amp unit for Piezo
"Cbgitty has one & it’s flat, Shane even posted a few videos of it"
19 hours ago
Taffy Evans replied to Mikey Hearrold II's discussion pre amp unit for Piezo
"Hi Mikey, in the price range one normally uses for a basic CBG I think the choices may be limited. B-band offer  a small compact Pre amp, but it isn't cheep. What I do is as shown in the photo. I make a Pre amp surround out of timber, flat…"
20 hours ago
Mikey Hearrold II posted a discussion

pre amp unit for Piezo

My Google Fu is so weak.  I've been looking for an excellent flat unit (no body curve) for a build.  Can't seem to find a good one, but I know they are out there.  What kind do you all prefer and where do you get them at?Thanks in advance!See More
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Mikey Hearrold II replied to Jeff 'Bones' Reilly's discussion What in a headstock
"I really really like the top one. so sweet."
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Mikey Hearrold II replied to Dave Dean's discussion First build - caught the bug!
"Looks sweet! I like the neck design. as far as feed back goes, run a ground wire to your saddle and you should be fine. drill a hole through and just set it on the ground wire even."
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Lonman replied to Mikey Hearrold II's discussion First build,feedback?
"wow, really nice job. I really enjoy the acoustics you get from the springs. I'd like to hear what this sounds like plugged in. "
Nov 10
Paul Craig replied to Mikey Hearrold II's discussion First build,feedback?
"I have 8 guitars, 2 more in build stage, 1 lap steel, 1 bass, 2 baritone guitars, 4 CBG's, 1 Gas Can guitar and a couple of Mando/Bouzouki gits in planing stages. I also have 6 amps. Never too many til you run out of room or they just sit and…"
Nov 10
Rob Uker replied to Mikey Hearrold II's discussion First build,feedback?
"Looks good!!! Now you've been bitten by the CBG bug. Do you find yourself staying awake thinking about your next project? Soon you'll be saying"who can I give these to? Twenty is way to many to have around the house." Sorry Buddy…"
Nov 8
Paul Craig replied to Mikey Hearrold II's discussion First build,feedback?
"Feedback happens a lot with hollow body guitars and mostly with single coil pickups. Happens less with double coil humbucking pickups. If it's a piezo, you can cover the exposed area with electrical tape or hot glue. There's a couple ways…"
Nov 8
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the anonymous pick replied to Mikey Hearrold II's discussion First build,feedback?
"Hell of a firsty ,  Be proud. ;-)  "
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Jeff 'Bones' Reilly replied to Mikey Hearrold II's discussion First build,feedback?
"Looks very nice for the first hope to see more from you enjoy the building . "
Nov 7

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At 2:23am on November 5, 2018, BrianQ. said…

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