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  1. dirocyn liked rolandson's post in the thread Explain the science of why tonewood matters please..

    Remember seeing video of Hendrix or Townsend or Page or anyone of a multitude of players ... Hit a note/chord and then move to stand...

    Dec 3, 2021 at 5:05 PM
  2. dirocyn liked RobZ69's post in the thread Explain the science of why tonewood matters please..

    Pole pieces do not pick up sound. They pick up magnetic effects of the metal strings vibrating above them, and thus influence the...

    Dec 3, 2021 at 5:04 PM
  3. dirocyn replied to the thread Rituals of a Bygone Era.

    TP is cheaper. And likely cleans better.

    Dec 3, 2021 at 4:22 PM
  4. dirocyn replied to the thread Explain the science of why tonewood matters please..

    Gibson says the J45 has mahogany back, sides & neck--while the J15 has walnut back & sides with 2-piece maple neck. They have the same...

    Dec 3, 2021 at 4:19 PM
  5. dirocyn liked cranky's post in the thread Explain the science of why tonewood matters please..

    Sounds right to me. Again back to acoustics, a few years ago I was at a GC with the acoustic room to myself. Comparing a J-45 studio...

    Dec 3, 2021 at 3:43 PM
  6. dirocyn replied to the thread Explain the science of why tonewood matters please..

    Maple is generally laminated when it's used for the top, back, or sides of an acoustic guitar. A Fender neck isn't laminate. One could...

    Dec 3, 2021 at 2:04 PM
  7. dirocyn replied to the thread Explain the science of why tonewood matters please..

    The string causes vibration in the whole rest of the guitar, and vibration in the whole rest of the guitar modify vibrations in the...

    Dec 3, 2021 at 10:35 AM
  8. dirocyn replied to the thread How do you talk to your dad?.

    I hardly talk to my dad. He split when I was 16, moved 16 hours away I've seen him in person 4-5 times since then. He came out to...

    Dec 3, 2021 at 9:54 AM
  9. dirocyn liked sgarnett's post in the thread Explain the science of why tonewood matters please..

    Two things we know with total certainty: 1) Only the strings and pickups affect the tone. 2) Installing the same pickups and strings as...

    Dec 3, 2021 at 8:19 AM
  10. dirocyn liked slowesthand's post in the thread Explain the science of why tonewood matters please..

    The wood absolutely changes how the string vibrates. I personally think the neck has a greater affect than the body. But the body will...

    Dec 3, 2021 at 8:15 AM
  11. dirocyn liked Dreamdancer's post in the thread Explain the science of why tonewood matters please..

    Cause you dont just sell a product...you sell a dream first.The manufacturer wants you to believe that cause... how else he would...

    Dec 3, 2021 at 8:12 AM
  12. dirocyn liked Antstrat's post in the thread Explain the science of why tonewood matters please..

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  13. dirocyn replied to the thread Removing all strings from floating bridge during restring?.

    On a Strat trem that's floating, as long as you stick to the same string gauge it will go right back to the same place. It doesn't hurt...

    Dec 2, 2021 at 7:37 PM
  14. dirocyn liked Miotch's post in the thread How to be less empathic?.

    Depends on the situation. I won't help the crew that panhandles on the corners near my house that rotate to make sure one of them is...

    Dec 2, 2021 at 7:23 PM
  15. dirocyn replied to the thread Neck repair: What would you do?.

    I'd use CA glue (superglue) and clamp down those hanging bits. As-is they're sticking out and that could keep the neck from sitting...

    Dec 2, 2021 at 4:19 PM