homepage   sevenstring guitars   sevenstring registry   photo gallery   subscription   spy 
Sevenstring.org - The Seven String Guitar Authority
Go Back   SevenString.org > Music Discussion > Sevenstring Guitars
LIKE SS.org on Facebook FOLLOW SS.org on Twitter
  
Sevenstring Guitars Discuss all aspects of seven string guitars here.

Like Tree3Likes
  • 1 Post By broj15
  • 1 Post By danger5oh
  • 1 Post By Ocara-Jacob

Reply
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Unread 05-18-2012, 06:37 PM   #1
ss.org Regular
 
shredmaestrobri's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Philippines
Posts: 65
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
shredmaestrobri is on a distinguished road
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Ibanez RGD7421 - shiny spot problem :(

Hi guys! I recently got an RGD7421 and now on the area below the bridge pickup where I lay my finger, it kinda got shiny..

Any way I could take out this shine?
shredmaestrobri is offline   Reply With Quote
Alt Today
Seven String

Beitrag Sponsored Links

__________________
This advertising will not be shown in this way to registered members.
Register your free account today and become a member on SevenString.org
   
Unread 05-18-2012, 07:20 PM   #2
SS.org Regular
 
Mr Richard's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: NB, Canada
Posts: 162
Thanked: 2
Mr Richard is a jewel in the rough
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Oh, just go get some anti-shine.

I'm just kidding. You mean it's got a glossy part? Well you can get some fine grade sand paper, but then you'll have a scuffed up spot under your pickup. I'm not really sure what a quick fix might be that would look good.
Mr Richard is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 05-18-2012, 08:04 PM   #3
SS.org Regular
 
broj15's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: The middle of a corn field, IN
Posts: 1,442
Thanked: 9
broj15 is just really nicebroj15 is just really nice
Feedback Score: 3 reviews
Fine grade steel wool. Just about the best way to remove shine from a satin finish.

"At least Deathcore was heavy as shit when done right, this new stuff sounds like if meshuggah and taking back sunday had a homosexual he/she creature when bred together." -- Some dude on youtube
broj15 is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 05-18-2012, 08:47 PM   #4
ss.org Regular
 
shredmaestrobri's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Philippines
Posts: 65
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
shredmaestrobri is on a distinguished road
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by broj15 View Post
Fine grade steel wool. Just about the best way to remove shine from a satin finish.
Alright - so any specifications on the fine grade steel wool? In doing it to the area, any specific method to do it to make sure the guitar is taken care of?...
shredmaestrobri is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 05-18-2012, 09:01 PM   #5
SS.org Regular
 
broj15's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: The middle of a corn field, IN
Posts: 1,442
Thanked: 9
broj15 is just really nicebroj15 is just really nice
Feedback Score: 3 reviews
I always just used #0000 and pressed lightly moving in a circular motion. Just pay attention to what your are doing and don't get too over zealous with your rubbing and you'll be fine . Some unsolicited advice: If you ever have a guitar with a gloss finished neck, just rub the back of it with steel wool to remove the gloss and make it play smoother.
beneharris likes this.

"At least Deathcore was heavy as shit when done right, this new stuff sounds like if meshuggah and taking back sunday had a homosexual he/she creature when bred together." -- Some dude on youtube
broj15 is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 05-19-2012, 11:49 AM   #6
I'm always... hungry
 
danger5oh's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Honolulu, HI, USA
Posts: 1,115
Thanked: 19
danger5oh is just really nicedanger5oh is just really nice
Feedback Score: 34 reviews
My advice: be proud of your shiny spot. It shows that you actually play and marks your guitar as being distinctively yours. And besides... some people pay a lot of money for that road worn look.
kris_jammage likes this.
danger5oh is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 05-19-2012, 11:51 AM   #7
Is a Fat Bird
 
Ocara-Jacob's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Mason, OH
Posts: 1,072
Thanked: 27
Ocara-Jacob is a glorious beacon of lightOcara-Jacob is a glorious beacon of lightOcara-Jacob is a glorious beacon of light
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
^Exactly what he said. Dings and imperfections are what give guitars character, and prove that they've been through things with you.
ayambakar likes this.

I happen to provide affordable online session drumming, drum programming, mixing, and mastering! Hit me up via PM if you're interested.

https://soundcloud.com/jacob-jung-1/s2-0-hd500-studio-one-4
Ocara-Jacob is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:11 PM.


Our Network: PRS Guitar Forum | Luthier Forum | SG Guitar Forum | Les Paul Forum | Marshall Amp Forum | Acoustic Guitar Forum

SS.org proudly supports St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Copyright © 2004-2014, SevenString.org. All Rights Reserved.