The Bas***dcaster :)

Discussion in 'Non-Fender S-Type Guitar Forum' started by Cyberi4n, Nov 3, 2019.

  1. Alan Crossley

    Alan Crossley Senior Stratmaster

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    That looks great and you must be delighted with your work.:D
     
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  2. ukoldgit

    ukoldgit Most Honored Senior Member

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    Yep, and once you sort that little conundrum out, you have only to worry about what amp your putting it through which IMHO is probably more worrying, it's all in the ears, try em and buy em regardless of what all us numskulls say here:)
     
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  3. DeMelo

    DeMelo Senior Stratmaster

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    I'm not particularly into such cross-references but it does look badass. Nice photography, too.
     
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  4. telepraise

    telepraise Strat-Talker

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    That Sienna burst body is gorgeous!!! Where'd you come across it? Being a tele player, you won't here me complain about the neck. On the pickups: I'd play it for a while and experiment with amp settings. As a HB player, you're navigating new waters here and your choice maybe a good transition. Classic strat tones are a whole different galaxy from humbuckers and embody different styles and technique. Enjoy the ride!
     
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  5. Cyberi4n

    Cyberi4n Strat-Talker

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    The body came from Northwest Guitars.

    www.northwestguutars.co.uk

    I was able to pop over to their warehouse and hand-pick from a few. That one just spoke to me.

    Amp-wise I’m using POD HD Pro X amp models. Cleans are a fender Bassman but some plexis, Soldanos and a JMP-45 have been modelled too
     
  6. Cyberi4n

    Cyberi4n Strat-Talker

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    Thrup'ny Bit Grand Master Curmudgeon Strat-Talk Supporter

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    They never have anything I want to buy in stock...
     
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  8. Cyberi4n

    Cyberi4n Strat-Talker

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    I was lucky I guess, although they didn't have any necks last time I checked, had to find that elsewhere.
     
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  9. Cyberi4n

    Cyberi4n Strat-Talker

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    Right,

    Neck - SSL2
    Middle - SSL2RWRP
    Bridge - SSL6

    I'll start with that and see how I get on :D
     
  10. rudos1

    rudos1 Senior Stratmaster

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    reverse headstock tele neck? So cool nice build!!
     
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  11. joebloggs

    joebloggs Strat-Talker

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    Very nice! I would gig that! :thumb:
     
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  12. guitartwonk

    guitartwonk Senior Stratmaster

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    They have a lot of what I want, but they're more expensive than AxesRUs, especially for hardware, pickups etc. That's why I've gone for AxesRUs for my next build. Plus Craig at Axes is a really helpful chap!
     
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  13. rafasounds

    rafasounds Senior Stratmaster

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    I'm not very given to variations and modern looks but your guitar is an exception. Looks very cool.
     
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  14. strat_strummer

    strat_strummer Most Honored Senior Member

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    Great looking guitar.
     
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  15. Cyberi4n

    Cyberi4n Strat-Talker

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    Decided to change the headstock decal.

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