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  Topic: The last 'Nice' bit of kit you bought.
markleton

Replies: 46
Views: 11772

PostForum: All Other Guitars   Posted: Thu Feb 01, 2018 10:24 pm   Subject: The last 'Nice' bit of kit you bought.
It's a millimetric guitar.

Their Instagram page is awesome and full of great pictures, the attention to detail is fab. The offset design is nicer than the symmetrical one.

I bought myself a slig ...
  Topic: Removing Sharpie from a pickguard
markleton

Replies: 20
Views: 6550

PostForum: All Other Guitars   Posted: Sun Oct 29, 2017 10:38 am   Subject: Removing Sharpie from a pickguard
Nail polish remover usually does the trick- Anything non-polar (not water basically) should get rid of it.

The whiteboard marker trick works because of the solvent in the markers dissolves the ink ...
  Topic: Need help with Orange amps.
markleton

Replies: 32
Views: 8974

PostForum: Effects, Amps & Gear, Pedal Building   Posted: Mon Aug 28, 2017 4:39 pm   Subject: Need help with Orange amps.
The OR-15 is still a classic rock type amp. If you want gain maybe have a look at the Dark Terror or the Jim Root Terror thing. I have a TH30 and really like it, clean channel is really nice (and loud ...
  Topic: NGD: Jazzblaster: Ex-Empires, Fran, George, Reece, Cowbell??
markleton

Replies: 20
Views: 8105

PostForum: All Other Guitars   Posted: Sun Jul 30, 2017 1:07 pm   Subject: NGD: Jazzblaster: Ex-Empires, Fran, George, Reece, Cowbell??
I owned it briefly after Fran (I think it was Fran). Pickups were awesome but neck wasn't quite for me.
  Topic: Not a NGD: 1987 Ibanez RG440 PR
markleton

Replies: 18
Views: 6802

PostForum: All Other Guitars   Posted: Sat May 27, 2017 12:54 am   Subject: Not a NGD: 1987 Ibanez RG440 PR
Sick, I didn't even know MJF could actually play

There was a video of him recently playing Johnny B Goode, sorry about the Coldplay

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IVy8tz54_JA[/youtube] ...
  Topic: rat pedal with less bass cut?
markleton

Replies: 16
Views: 6218

PostForum: Effects, Amps & Gear, Pedal Building   Posted: Sun Dec 18, 2016 4:57 pm   Subject: rat pedal with less bass cut?
Nice. Having read about various boutique clones they don't seem worth it. Seems I've got two options then:

1. Buy a used rat2 and drill the enclosure for a for a ruetz switch, maybe even pot to mak ...
  Topic: favourite strat pickup sets for a classic stratty sound?
markleton

Replies: 18
Views: 7051

PostForum: All Other Guitars   Posted: Sun Nov 20, 2016 1:35 pm   Subject: Re: favourite strat pickup sets for a classic stratty sound?
would like to get a new set for my bratomaster. ideally a vintage or slightly hot vintage set with a nice bit of bass would be great. alnico 5s too i guess. i'm leaning toward the fender cs 69s at the ...
  Topic: Ultimate Stratocaster search
markleton

Replies: 57
Views: 19011

PostForum: All Other Guitars   Posted: Tue Sep 27, 2016 8:38 pm   Subject: Ultimate Stratocaster search
I was in the same position a few years ago. I played loads of strats in Denmark street and I personally didn't find any major improvements after the 1k mark. Best I played was an av hot rod thing, it ...
  Topic: Vox Pops
markleton

Replies: 38
Views: 14811

PostForum: Effects, Amps & Gear, Pedal Building   Posted: Fri Sep 09, 2016 3:29 pm   Subject: Vox Pops
And I say get the AC15, because it's the best one and still sounds great quiet.

BUY CHEAP BUY TWICE LAD.

This. Without a second thought. Buy the best, buy it once. My DRRI does bedroom levels ...
  Topic: Anyone tried/owned the Fender Jim Adkins Tele?
markleton

Replies: 24
Views: 10841

PostForum: All Other Guitars   Posted: Fri Sep 09, 2016 3:20 pm   Subject: Anyone tried/owned the Fender Jim Adkins Tele?
Oh, you're right. No f hole and Gretsch style humbuckers. That guitar is totally nice.

Also the main guitar Mike Kinsella used for the American Football album.
  Topic: New mustangs and Duo Sonics
markleton

Replies: 5
Views: 4134

PostForum: Short Scales   Posted: Mon Sep 05, 2016 8:46 pm   Subject: New mustangs and Duo Sonics
bad boys!

bad boys!

bad boys!

bad boys!
  Topic: Anyone tried/owned the Fender Jim Adkins Tele?
markleton

Replies: 24
Views: 10841

PostForum: All Other Guitars   Posted: Sun Sep 04, 2016 8:51 pm   Subject: Anyone tried/owned the Fender Jim Adkins Tele?
The Adkins basically is a LP- same bridge, set neck?, scale length, controls, P90s etc. I've seen loads of them for sale second hand, either there are loads of them or the owners don't fancy keeping t ...
  Topic: Vox Pops
markleton

Replies: 38
Views: 14811

PostForum: Effects, Amps & Gear, Pedal Building   Posted: Fri Sep 02, 2016 4:08 pm   Subject: Vox Pops


I don't do Brian May twiddles and the first twat that tells you to use a treble booster is a twat.

Well colour me twat then Markleton poster, because a treble booster (cleu: they don't actually ...
  Topic: Commodore 64 Bass Guitar
markleton

Replies: 6
Views: 3585

PostForum: All Other Guitars   Posted: Fri Sep 02, 2016 4:05 pm   Subject: Commodore 64 Bass Guitar
What's more awesome is that it's not just a neck bolted onto a body- she's actually done some cool electronic shizzle to make it into a synth. Freaking cool.
  Topic: Vox Pops
markleton

Replies: 38
Views: 14811

PostForum: Effects, Amps & Gear, Pedal Building   Posted: Thu Sep 01, 2016 8:38 pm   Subject: Vox Pops
I have the AC10 and AC15. I could type loads about each one but I like them both.

Ask anything specifically but bullet points:


Ac10 is loud as balls. Seriously goes from nothing to ouch quite ...
  Topic: Reverb with modulation
markleton

Replies: 16
Views: 7294

PostForum: Effects, Amps & Gear, Pedal Building   Posted: Tue Aug 16, 2016 9:09 pm   Subject: Reverb with modulation
I have the Old Blood Noise Endeavours Procession reverb and it's nuts. Lovely modulation and can be over the top as you want.

Long demo.
[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x-tgUAaEN0U[/youtub ...
  Topic: Dropped on neck... plays different. is it ok...
markleton

Replies: 9
Views: 3987

PostForum: Guitar Projects and Tech/Set-up   Posted: Mon Aug 15, 2016 9:26 pm   Subject: Dropped on neck... plays different. is it ok...
Could the neck just be out of alignment? Stick a capo on a fret, slacken the strings right down and unscrew the neck and have a look in the the pocket. Get it back together and see how it is. Doubt th ...
  Topic: OLC SLO Century kit
markleton

Replies: 2
Views: 2939

PostForum: Effects, Amps & Gear, Pedal Building   Posted: Fri Aug 12, 2016 6:32 pm   Subject: OLC SLO Century kit
It's alive! It's aliiiiiiiive!

Cracking job Nick. Good to see I didn't completely botch it first time around... Looking forward to getting it into it's box and giving it a spin. I have no idea what ...
  Topic: G&L Tribute fallout
markleton

Replies: 18
Views: 8790

PostForum: All Other Guitars   Posted: Fri Aug 12, 2016 9:22 am   Subject: G&L Tribute fallout
Looks like it ticks all my boxes too for a cheap rehearsal/sketchy gig situation. Body seems a bit small though- anyone got their hands on one? Wonder how it compares body size wise to a Mustang or St ...
  Topic: OLC Shredmeister
markleton

Replies: 76
Views: 28127

PostForum: Effects, Amps & Gear, Pedal Building   Posted: Tue Aug 02, 2016 2:18 pm   Subject: OLC Shredmeister


Shit the bed! I just read through this thread for fun trying to remember when I had a crap time with the kit. I don't mind what happens to it, i have one of the enclosures lying around here somewh ...
 
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