ixlramp's Recent Activity

  1. ixlramp replied to the thread Where to buy strings for an 32" 8 string?.

    Kalium strings are not distributed from within EU (yet) but i know Skip wants to and is trying. Perhaps somewhat difficult though with...

    Aug 17, 2018 at 8:02 PM
  2. ixlramp replied to the thread Are there temporary frets you can use for microtones that are quick/easy to put on and remove?.

    You could file down the fret crowns by different amounts to create different heights, i'm sure you can do better than those providing...

    Aug 17, 2018 at 7:57 PM
  3. ixlramp replied to the thread Are there temporary frets you can use for microtones that are quick/easy to put on and remove?.

    'fretlet' only sell 1 height of fret, making them useless on most guitars, the height has to match precisely. Fret levelling is even...

    Aug 17, 2018 at 3:24 PM
  4. ixlramp replied to the thread Fender MIM 5 String Jazz Bass for Metal?.

    Any bass is fine 'for metal' if it creates a tone you personally find suitable 'for metal'. I can't imagine why any bass wouldn't be...

    Aug 16, 2018 at 1:09 PM
  5. ixlramp replied to the thread Where to buy strings for an 32" 8 string?.

    The plains and single wrap strings are no issue, you can probably use normal guitar strings. Some D'Addarios are long enough to reach...

    Aug 16, 2018 at 1:06 PM
  6. ixlramp replied to the thread Where to buy strings for an 32" 8 string?.

    The technical diagram for Kalium's 3 guitar string lengths is here https://store.kaliummusic.com/TensionCalculator/index.html They have...

    Aug 15, 2018 at 1:00 PM
  7. ixlramp attached a file to the thread Microtonal metal?.

    Here i copy some of a post http://xenguitarist.com/index.php?topic=418.msg1175#msg1175 from the somewhat dead xenguitarist forum, which...

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  8. ixlramp replied to the thread Microtonal metal?.

    Jon Catler's wordpress blog at Freenote Music disappeared a while ago, but luckily i found it archived at Wayback Machine here...

    Aug 14, 2018 at 4:54 PM
  9. ixlramp replied to the thread Fanned 40"-37" Kalium Guitar Works Quake. Production run of 5 Quakes.

    Certainly too short, a .412 on a fairly normal scale will of course be very 'stiff' in terms of the ratio of width to length. This ratio...

    Aug 13, 2018 at 9:35 PM
  10. ixlramp replied to the thread Microtonal metal?.

    "Official video for the song Diffractions & Halos, from the album CRYPTIC TREE by The Mercury Tree + Cryptic Ruse. Live footage from...

    Aug 13, 2018 at 5:50 PM
  11. ixlramp attached a file to the thread Fanned 40"-37" Kalium Guitar Works Quake. Production run of 5 Quakes.

    [ATTACH] With good timing Kalium has posted a string photo on FB also. All roundwound, .266 bass, .182 bass, .182 guitar, .021 guitar.

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  12. ixlramp replied to the thread Fanned 40"-37" Kalium Guitar Works Quake. Production run of 5 Quakes.

    All O4P have said is that they're for a 36" or possibly 37" scale bass.

    Aug 12, 2018 at 6:33 PM