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    Mariposa. There is no other answer.

    Mariposa.

    There is no other answer.
  2. Question: Honestly, you'd have to pay me $100 to take it...

    Honestly, you'd have to pay me $100 to take it away.
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    I used to work in a music store, in the warehouse...

    I used to work in a music store, in the warehouse packing and shipping instruments, and I am convinced that the Fragile stickers or packing tape are completely invisible to everyone except perhaps...
  4. Question: My first though was a relabelled OLP but I don't...

    My first though was a relabelled OLP but I don't think it's not even that. The headstock is just wrong, and the pickups have only slug pole pieces.

    Run away. Or burn it. Which ever you prefer.
    ...
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    Question: What speakers are in there, codes stamped on...

    What speakers are in there, codes stamped on chassis etc?
  6. Thread: SBMM JP150 nut

    by DrKev
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    Help: Graptech make great nuts that are pre-slotted as...

    Graptech make great nuts that are pre-slotted as a guide but it will require removing material either from the bottom or top of the nut and may still require carefully filing the nut slots. And...
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    Very coool! :cool:

    Very coool! :cool:
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    Help: Hi Eddy, If one of the forum members can...

    Hi Eddy,

    If one of the forum members can answer, they will. In the mean time, get in touch with Ernie Ball customer service. This is what they are there for.
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    Help: Yes, the tone wood cocktail. Alder body, maple...

    Yes, the tone wood cocktail. Alder body, maple top, mahogany block, slightly wider than the pickups, from the bridge to the neck pocket.
  10. True but it's equally hard to say heavier =...

    True but it's equally hard to say heavier = better. The best LP I ever played is my buddy's weight relieved LP. Weighs about the same as my Silo Special (which is heavier than my Cutlass but I bought...
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    Help: Great guitar! Nobody here on the forum will be...

    Great guitar! Nobody here on the forum will be able to tell you anything better than what EBMM have already told you. Personally, I don't recall stamped serial numbers on of a headstock on any guitar...
  12. There is no correlation between price and weight....

    There is no correlation between price and weight.

    A buddy of mine has a beautiful high dollar Gibson LP which is the heaviest beast I have ever picked up. The second heaviest I have ever lugged...
  13. Electric guitars are often narrower at the nut...

    Electric guitars are often narrower at the nut than acoustic guitars. Most (though not all) EBMM guitars have 1 5/8" (41.3 mm) nut width. That nut width was the most common width on the highly prized...
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    No, thats the same roasted maple the neck is made...

    No, thats the same roasted maple the neck is made from.
  15. I think that might be an ebony board.

    I think that might be an ebony board.
  16. My 2005 Silhouette Special has plenty of use for...

    My 2005 Silhouette Special has plenty of use for more than 9 years (and it had at least two owners before that). That included gigging and rehearsals and teaching. Still no need of a refret. Soon,...
  17. Cool Chicano Batman content - sparkle Albert Lee content!

    Enjoy!


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=or6glBnkI3g
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    Question: It's not gonna be vastly different from any Super...

    It's not gonna be vastly different from any Super Sport of similar age and condition. The matching headstock and piezo were both additional charges over the basic model but nothing particularly rare...
  19. Thread: Dealer setup?

    by DrKev
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    Only if I'm doing it! :D But seriously, I've...

    Only if I'm doing it! :D

    But seriously, I've been that guy. With many brands, factory setup is a myth, even at top prices. Having a dealer look over it can make sure the guitar is in good playing...
  20. It does seem counterintuitive and I know plenty...

    It does seem counterintuitive and I know plenty of people of who disagree. Me, I learned "tune up to pitch" and never changed when I got locking tuners, and I'm happy. I suspect that may be the case...
  21. No. This is a very common myth. Truth About...

    No. This is a very common myth.

    Truth About Truss Rods – Part 2 – Myth Busting! – DrKevGuitar.com



    Oddly enough, for as long as I can remember (going back to the early 90s), manufacturers of...
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    Help: Compensated nuts improve intonation. They are...

    Compensated nuts improve intonation. They are standard on all Music Man guitars since 2005 or 2006.

    (The standard bridge saddle compensation that we see on most guitars is just one part of the...
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    Question: The posts thread directly into the wood. The...

    The posts thread directly into the wood. The posts are long and the thread is large and deep. It's very strong and stable.
  24. Your instinct is correct in that a small truss...

    Your instinct is correct in that a small truss rod adjustment cannot on its own solve a tuning issue. It's possible the strings just needed to settle/stretch in a little. That probably happened...
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    Question: Correction: looking at my Silo and Cutlass just...

    Correction: looking at my Silo and Cutlass just now, there are NO bushings.

    The posts are absolutely adjustable, if you so wish.



    Correct.
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