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  1. AxemanVR attached a file to the thread The "MetalliCaster II" project - StratoParts Guitar from Hell, cont....

    ' While waiting for more parts to arrive I decided to string this thing up to check the string alignment and give it a nominal setup....

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  2. AxemanVR liked PCollen's post in the thread Which Capacitor for Stratocaster Treble Bleed?.

    What matters is that it is NOT 220 ohms, that's for sure. That would have a devastating effect on your volume pot; it's 220K . I think...

    Dec 13, 2017 at 2:19 PM
  3. AxemanVR attached a file to the thread The "MetalliCaster II" project - StratoParts Guitar from Hell, cont....

    ' I very much underestimated the holiday time crunch and it doesn't help that winter is finally arriving up here in the tundra, but I...

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  4. AxemanVR liked Believer7713's post in the thread The "MetalliCaster II" project - StratoParts Guitar from Hell, cont....

    I got the other parts mailed off again. Let's see if it reaches its destination this time @AxemanVR

    Dec 11, 2017 at 10:26 PM
  5. AxemanVR replied to the thread Strat setup question..

    ` What about the "Johnson Rod"... [MEDIA]

    Dec 11, 2017 at 4:16 PM
  6. AxemanVR replied to the thread Strat setup question..

    ' That does sound a bit gimmicky. Let's see... 1) New strings 2) Check/set neck relief 3) Check nut 4) Saddle height, radius &...

    Dec 11, 2017 at 3:49 PM
  7. AxemanVR liked Ebidis's post in the thread Strat setup question..

    I think it has a lot to do with the climate you live in, and the climate here goes from dry and cold in winter, to high heat and extreme...

    Dec 11, 2017 at 3:29 PM
  8. AxemanVR liked carver's post in the thread Strat setup question..

    I have to adjust at the start of winter, again once winter has set in its deep freeze, then again when winter decides its done and it...

    Dec 11, 2017 at 3:27 PM
  9. AxemanVR liked CigBurn's post in the thread Strat setup question..

    Minnesota and the UK offer fairly different environments so differences in user experience on setups is to be expected. Much like the...

    Dec 11, 2017 at 3:24 PM
  10. AxemanVR replied to the thread Strat setup question..

    ' I'm sure it also depends on how the instruments are stored and how much they are exposed to various environmental changes as well... '

    Dec 11, 2017 at 3:04 PM
  11. AxemanVR replied to the thread Strat setup question..

    Well, all I can say is one does and the other doesn't (and the one in the middle, my Highway One, is somewhere in between) it's not my...

    Dec 11, 2017 at 2:48 PM
  12. AxemanVR liked PastorDATM's post in the thread Strat setup question..

    After you are done with all of the above, don’t forget to set the intonation as the last step.

    Dec 11, 2017 at 2:40 PM
  13. AxemanVR replied to the thread Strat setup question..

    ' I think a big reason for a lot of neck problems has to do with the trend towards thinner neck profiles. I almost never have to...

    Dec 11, 2017 at 2:37 PM
  14. AxemanVR replied to the thread Strat setup question..

    ' I did have one guitar that I had to put 13's on and even with the truss rod nut completely loose it wouldn't bow... '

    Dec 11, 2017 at 2:17 PM
  15. AxemanVR replied to the thread Strat setup question..

    ' Good point... If the neck is too straight then you may not be able to lower the saddles without string buzz. "Back bow" would be the...

    Dec 11, 2017 at 1:45 PM