Recent content by Dougeryb

  1. Dougeryb

    How do I get these out? (landscaping)

    I had a stubborn and extra deep 4x6 post that needed pulling. Yours are a lot heavier and set from time, but this might work. I used a 20lb sledge on all four sides to loosen the post, then drilled a 1" hole perpendicular (angled up a tiny bit) to the post at ground level (about 2" deep)...
  2. Dougeryb

    Putting weight on a strat

    Lead tape for tennis or racquets or golf tape? You could layer it and cut to size for cavities. I've used it on tennis racquets and this tape is pretty solid.
  3. Dougeryb

    Thrup’ny Bit

    100,002 for good measure!!
  4. Dougeryb

    Thrup’ny Bit

  5. Dougeryb

    Yet another Polarizing Poll- guitar vs amp pt.deux (2)

    When I first started playing bass guitar in a band, I paid about 3-400 for the Peavey bass then swapped to Yamaha bass. About 7-800+ for my first bass combo amp, then upgrade to the Peavey Mkiii bass head and 2x15" JBL cab. I needed some serious wattage!
  6. Dougeryb

    Taking Requests: What Jazz Song?

    Here is a highschool percussion ensemble version:
  7. Dougeryb

    Taking Requests: What Jazz Song?

    Stan Kenton's Intermission Riff.
  8. Dougeryb

    Rituals of a Bygone Era

    Was just doing the "routine" and was thinking... "We used to have Nat Geo, Readers Digest, Sunset, etc. to read while doing your business". I havent seen a magazine or newspaper in the restroom in ages. Kind of miss NOT having the entire worlds library and encyclopedia at your...
  9. Dougeryb

    Setting up your Stratocaster.

    Not for myself, i just go by my own liking. But... If someone asks me to set up their guitar without a clue to their preference, or Im selling one, I will set it up to brand recommended specs.
  10. Dougeryb

    Let’s measure the hate for this pick guard

    Not for everyone, but I like it.
  11. Dougeryb

    Which of these 3 would you get?

    Barring any misaligned parts, major cosmetic issues, all of those weights are fine to me. That being said, the one with wood grain and color that appeals to you is the one I recommend.
  12. Dougeryb

    Monoprice indio guitars

    I've never played one but: