Magnatone Giveawya

September 2014

Articles by Dirk Wacker

Stratocaster Master Tone Configuration

December 16, 2008
A 10-minute Strat mod from Dirk Wacker
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Strat Bridge Pickup Tone Control

November 11, 2008
A simple mod to give your Strat a bridge pickup tone control
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Phasing Out: How to get out-of-phase sounds from a Stratocaster

October 13, 2008
Welcome back to the world of hot-rodded Stratocasters. I hope you had some fun with the seven-sound mod from last month. A friend of mine reminded me to share
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Rags to Riches - The Final Mojo

September 9, 2008
Hello everybody, I hope you''ve found some time to try all the mods on your Epiphone Valve Jr. amp we discussed last month and that you finally found the
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The Seven Sound Stratocaster

September 9, 2008
Dirk helps find those buried sound combinations in our trustee Strat
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10 Easy Strat Mods to Improve Primary Tone

July 30, 2008
How to improve your tone without hiring a tech or breaking the bank.
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Switch Hitter: An Interview with Burkhard G. Lehle

July 10, 2008
  Burhard G Lehle, the man behind the switchers The brightly colored boxes with the mushroom- shaped footswitches popped onto the scene a while back, offering up Teutonic quality and
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Diagnosing Volume Pots

June 15, 2008
Dirk Wacker discusses fixing common volume control problems and where to find the best pots.
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Improving Tone Control Effectiveness

May 15, 2008
Lessons from previous columns are put to action to improve tone
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Wire it Up!

April 10, 2008
Dirk continues his look at your guitar''s insides with an overview of wiring.
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