I am planning to swap 2 pickups from passive to EMG. But I like to have my bridge pickups without a tone control. Is it possible to wire a single master volume + neck only tone control with the solderless kit?
Here's what I came up with, I'm just not sure if this will work since the tone...
Brief & Accurate Description of gear/guitar: ESP M-II Deluxe Custom Shop made in 2010
Modifications (if any): Neck pickup swapped to Seymour Duncan A2P, bridge is original JB, vol pot replaced with stacked pot (volume, neck tone)
Accessories (hardshell case etc): original ESP gig bag, trem arm...
I keep all my electrics out on wall hangers, even the expensive ones. Been there for years even in winter. So far no weird stuff has happened. Might be the thick poly finish :)
My acoustics I keep my #1 in the case and #2 on the wall hanger with a humidity meter.
In my experience I play more...
Brief & Accurate Description of gear/guitar: ESP Vintage Plus with factory scalloped frets, S/S/S configuration with 5 way switch
Modifications (if any): Trem swapped to Floyd Rose Rail Tail, pickups swapped to Fishman Fluence single coils
Accessories (hardshell case etc): original ESP hardshell...
Yes they were always expensive. I have a CS set and a Jug set in a guitar that I have sold.
For my newer purchases I wanted to see the current BKP lineup but then I decided the higher price wasn't worth it for me. Sure a BKP set sounds arguably better/different than EMG or Fishman but the...
Must be blackmachine.. just a basic guitar with a polarizing headstock design and magical fairy tone at a magical price point :)
Also in terms of parts, definitely Hipshot. They make decent products but I'm not gonna swap all my parts to Hipshot for the sake of getting a Hipshot.
Damn that's insane lol.
Thankfully no issues yet on my TOM guitars with Gotoh bridges. On a side note, my Eclipses all have the tail piece very close to the body.. never had issues with them though. It's about the same string angle as my Horizons with string through body ferrules.
I'm curious for those who didn't like the Moderns do you run a boost before amp? If you have a tubescreamer with mid honk then yeah it kind of doubles the honk.
I run Moderns in drop C and it's awesome going into my (unboosted) Engl.