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Gear Blog

Effects Loops

May 20, 2009
Peter Stroud looks at the different pros, cons and options for employing or ignoring an effects loop
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Getting Your Gear Fix in a Down Economy

May 20, 2009
You don''t have to give up buying gear as the economy slows -- you just have to be smarter about it
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Guitar Tasting Tips

May 20, 2009
How guitar tasting is like food tasting -- and how to keep yourself honest with both
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Speakers: 40% of Your Tone

May 20, 2009
Speaker basics from Tony Pasko
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Gibson ES-295: To Refinish or Not to Refinish?

May 20, 2009
A flaking 1955 ES-295 -- Zach weighs the pros and cons of refinishing, and explains what it does to the value of an instrument
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Wireless Systems and the Digital Conversion

April 30, 2009
Have you heard the rumors that your wireless system won’t work come June, or that it will be illegal? We set the story straight.
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Roger Sadowsky: A Vintage Man of Modern Means

April 21, 2009
A conversation with Roger Sadoswky on basses, modifications, preamps and more
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Innovations in Speaker Manufacturing and Development

April 21, 2009
neodymium magnets, acrylic adhesives, synthetic suspension materials, and a variety of paper cone construction techniques are detailed in this look at speaker construction innovations.
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Where Acoustic Tone Begins

April 21, 2009
Choosing wood for different guitars
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Humbuckers and Mini-Humbuckers

April 21, 2009
Looking beyond the standard humbucker to the mini-humbucker, Firebird hubucker and the Johnny Smith humbucker
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