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    i responded to your email about it. i have seen a...

    i responded to your email about it. i have seen a handful of those over the years, and they are usually a crack in the wood if they have gone as far as that one has. it's a pretty easy structural...
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    red and bare to ground. black is hot, where the...

    red and bare to ground.
    black is hot, where the red wire is.
    green and white stay where they are.
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    ok that tells me what i need to know to make it...

    ok that tells me what i need to know to make it work.
    the bobbin unevenness wouldn't be the problem. that's pretty common as the bobbins are pressed together and the material varies a little in...
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    not from .009 to .010.

    not from .009 to .010.
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    that helps. it could just be that the neck...

    that helps.

    it could just be that the neck pickup was not flipped around, like we normally do here, but that would not explain the out of phase sound.

    one more test, if you go to position 3,...
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    technically you would want to check intonation,...

    technically you would want to check intonation, but i can tell you that is it really close between .009 and ,010's. neck adjustment should be checked, and it will also be a small adjustment. best to...
  7. Thread: Bobcat video

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    couldn't understand a word:D

    couldn't understand a word:D
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    wiring looks good. would you verify that the...

    wiring looks good.

    would you verify that the nck most coils are coming on for each pickup in pos 2 and 4? that will tell me if the magnet is backwards or the pu is wired wrong on the bottom.
  9. i think there is a little confusion about what is...

    i think there is a little confusion about what is meant by direct mounted pickups. when we direct mount, no ring, the pickup is still shock mounted, rubber under the pickup and under the screw...
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    while it could be a wiring, it could also be the...

    while it could be a wiring, it could also be the magnet in the pickup.

    could you post a pic of the 5 way wiring including vol pot?

    should be easy to sort out.
  11. Thread: TA with Birds

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    that was a dotless neck when it left here and...

    that was a dotless neck when it left here and went to france. someone there did the inlays. paul called me to scold me for doing it and i of course said it was not our doing, and he seemed satisfied...
  12. all alder is a nice hollow. alder has more middle...

    all alder is a nice hollow. alder has more middle to give than most.
  13. many people who feel the way you do about the JB...

    many people who feel the way you do about the JB love the H2+. it's just a tiny bit hotter too, but if you don't need it quite as hot as the jb, H2 is great. both are clearer in the bottom with a...
  14. Thread: Database Errors?

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    the database reflects how the guitar was...

    the database reflects how the guitar was originally made. over the years we did not alter the DB when mods were done. so that could explain some things. hardcopy shows the DB being correct, i'm...
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    w/b/w and matte black are $35, pearl, tort, mint...

    w/b/w and matte black are $35, pearl, tort, mint and aged white are $60. flat rate envelope, $7.20 i think these days in the US. i usually make them beginning of every week, so 2 weeks on the outside.
  16. Thread: Body shape

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    they are exactly the same size.

    they are exactly the same size.
  17. Thread: Jim Lill

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    love jim. he came out to the shop one time when...

    love jim. he came out to the shop one time when he was playing in the area. really love is approach to being a player, seems to whittle it down to what matters quickly. oh, and he can really play too.
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    welcome, that's an oldie on the right!

    welcome, that's an oldie on the right!
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    only a few of those. it's a pickguard dave...

    only a few of those. it's a pickguard dave schecter did on a guitar i own of his from before the company started, back when he and skunk baxter were buddies. i always loved the look of it but our...
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    made from our parts, when we sold parts prior to...

    made from our parts, when we sold parts prior to 1990, by who knows who. we never made guitars with the fender headstock but sold replacement necks. probably painted by pat wilkins, who was doing all...
  21. Thread: Potentiometers

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    we use alpha 500k log taper.

    we use alpha 500k log taper.
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    it should not affect anything in the pushed in...

    it should not affect anything in the pushed in position.
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    if the ad bridge pull pot is active all the time,...

    if the ad bridge pull pot is active all the time, it is just not quite wired correctly. if you give me the date on your guitar and an email address i can send the correct diagram.

    it won't hurt to...
  24. Thread: VA5 vs VA7...

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    the va7 with the radius that is on our neck would...

    the va7 with the radius that is on our neck would be more like a vintage stagger on a vintage neck. it's the relationship between magnet and string that makes the sound.
  25. Thread: Namm 2018!

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    We don't advertise, so reverb and premeir don't...

    We don't advertise, so reverb and premeir don't visit us.
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