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November issue is here!

Articles by Dirk Wacker

Bill Hullett: Music City Session Man

February 16, 2009
Bill Hullett, former guitarist for Music City Tonight, sat down with Dirk Wacker to give us some insight into the life and times of a busy Nashville session player
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The Anatomy of the Stratocaster 5-way Switch

January 15, 2009
A primer on the Strat 5-way switch
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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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