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06/23/2016 5:36 PM
I'm never speaking up again...
AMSnell wrote:Picked up another Aqua Puss, figure every Mayer fan needs one! Whilst it by no means comes anywhere close to the MF-104M, it it a lot brighter and works nicely for slapback. I'll keep it on my board for a bit and see what happens!
06/23/2016 5:45 PM
Csapo wrote:AMSnell wrote:Picked up another Aqua Puss, figure every Mayer fan needs one! Whilst it by no means comes anywhere close to the MF-104M, it it a lot brighter and works nicely for slapback. I'll keep it on my board for a bit and see what happens!Great, great boards!!! And very tidy also. What is powering it? A VL Mondo (I'm loving mine)?I just picked up an WH Overrated but really haven't had a chance to spend too much time with it. Will yours stay on your board?
06/27/2016 9:09 PM
t92780 wrote:So much great stuff being posted here...lets keep them coming! I made rare visit to my other place and took a picture of amps residing very lonely:Ceriatone OTS 50-Watt, 1x12 w/EVM12l, Kleinulator | Two Rock SP22 and TR 1x12 | Two Rock Jet Combo.
06/27/2016 9:15 PM
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06/27/2016 9:24 PM
tpadula wrote:Well today is officially New Gear Day for me! Here's what went down...
Recently, I realized I had been playing my black strat (partscaster) almost all the time and really ignoring my FCS sonic blue WW10. That led me on a search for a custom shop black strat, while also helping me make the decision to sell my sonic blue WW10 (hence the "for sale" post).
Well, a guitar I had been eying about a year ago came back up for sale and I had to grab it. It's another FCS Wildwood 10, but this was a custom order '62 strat, and it greatly resembles a halfway relic'ed BLK1. It came today and I absolutely love it. I did switch out the John Cruz pickups for my handwound Abby 60s, but other than that it's just like how it came from the custom shop. It's got a great dark rosewood fretboard, super smooth neck, chunky 65 C-shape neck profile, and it's SUPER light - just over 7 lbs. One difference I notice compared to my partscaster is how much more sustain there is with this strat.
Anyway, I'm super excited and really think this is going to be my main guitar for a while. My apartment sucks for taking photos, so I'll include a few that came from the original listing.
06/27/2016 10:58 PM
CleanTone wrote:My Two Rock setup : Crystal 50 and Custom Reverb Signature 100.
06/28/2016 9:43 AM
06/28/2016 12:25 PM
@CleanTone - Great stuff! Feel free to post clips in "noodle" thread.
1. What speakers are loaded in those two (2) cabs?
2. What OD pedals, etc do you use on floor?
3. Do you gig, and if so, do you run both amps, or bring one... which one?
06/28/2016 3:27 PM
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06/28/2016 3:42 PM
Thanks @CleanTone. Love selection of pedals, big fan of FTT and Providence. I like most things Japan...once dated Japanese girl that would.... oh, I digress.
PS Some one my fav tones from years ago was hit with: Klon - Dumkudo - SOV2.
06/28/2016 4:04 PM
tpadula wrote:It's been a big gear week for me, for two main reasons... First, nabbed a set of Abby handwound pups to put in my Monterey clone. Second, sold two guitars and bought a Crystal. Very excited to be part of the Two Rock club now!
Can't wait to dive in and see what kind of tones I can get with this combo.
06/28/2016 4:15 PM
06/28/2016 4:28 PM
I'd like to try the Dumkudo... You do compare it to the SOV-2 or Zendrive?
My favorite pedals combination - for lead tone - at the moment is Katana (pulled out knob) into the Final Booster. The Katana fatten up the single coils and gives a very light breakup and the Final Booster add some complexity and harmonics.
I never compared my old ZenDrive from Alf, nor Gold one I have with Dumkudo, but think you're in ballpark = save the money My Final Booster (old Providence version) hasn't made it on board in long time, love it, does what you said, but currently using Chase Tone Secret Pre-amp, which is kind of doing the same thing IMO.
PB - 20160202_213502 by t92780 t92780, on Flickr
06/28/2016 4:42 PM
06/30/2016 7:55 PM
A few old more sentimental items but the main ones:
Squire Classic Vibes, with Bill Lawrence Rails
1950s Maton Coolabah
Gibson 70s J160e
Samick 85 Strat with GFS Mayer esque Pups
Mini Maton EMD6 Diesel Special
Ernie Ball Musician Silhouette, Custom stain with Bill Lawrence Pups and Tone Rider HB.
94 Grätsch Country Classic
Mason EBG808 Artist.
*Not mentioned are nothing of worth more sentimental.
Amp:Fender Mustang 3 v2.0 - I only play acoustic out, so this amp gets me all the tones or close enough for the price.
For the majority of time I use a TC Helicon VoiceLive3 with Boss EXP and Switch 6.
Does everything I need for looping, harmony and effects/amp sim.
Am currently putting this smaller pedal rig together for acoustic as well. On a Pedaltrain Metro/Nano with a Cioks Big John underneath. Should be fun.
...... and most importantly I just paid for and should receive THIS next week
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