Hey Guys, My name is Ben, I live in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. Been playing for over 15 years, self-taught by ear, and still trying to become a rock-star Here are some pics/specs of my current Setup. I tend to be very frugal with the money I spend on music gear (hence the amount of Peavey and other "cheap" gear) Guitars: 2001 Ibanez RG320 (made in Cort Factory, Korea) - Gotoh GE1996t Bridge (33mm Brass Block) - Gotoh GHL-1 Nut (43mm, through neck, 400mm radius) - V7 Neck humbucker with Ceramic-8 Magnet - V8 Bridge humbucker w/ AlNiCo-8 Magnet - New 500k-B Volume pot w/ 440pf Cap. - New 500k-A Tone pot with .022uf Cap. Ibanez RGT6EXFX Neck Through *project guitar, started a Thread about it here* New parts to install: - Gotoh GTC101 bridge (Black) - TusqXL graphite nut - GraphTech Classic saddles (Black) - Sperzel Trim-Lok tuners (Black) - Mighty Mite metal rings (Black) - EMG 81/85 w/ 18v Mod - New hardware all around - Will be stripped to bare wood, and refinished with Transparent Black aniline dye and clear semi-gloss poly coated B.C. Rich Bich 10 Neck Through - Rockfield Mafia Humbuckers - Schaller 456 Bridge - Planet Waves Locking tuners Amps & Other Gear Bugera TriRec 100w Tube Head: - all tubes replaced (2) Tung Sol 6L6 GC-STR (re-issue, matched set) (2) Tung Sol EL34b (re-issue, matched set) (2) Tung Sol 12AX7 (gold-pins, used in V1 and V5 pre-amp positions) (2) Tung Sol 5U4GB (NOS, matched set, same mfg/date code) (3) Shuguang 12AX7B's (used in V2, V3, and V4 pre-amp positions) Peavey 412MS Cab - loaded with Sheffield 1290s Peavey Transtube Special 212 - loaded with Sheffield 1230s. My first amp - floor model I bought used from GC over 13 years ago, and still sounds great! Peavey XR696f PA - 8ch./1200w PA (for Live shows) (3) Peavey 1210 HS Monitors - for Live shows Tascam DP01 FX/CD - Digital 8-Track Portastudio Behringer MS40 Monitors Lenovo T61 Laptop AKAI LPK25 Keyboard and LPD8 Pads (used with Reason) Roland SP-808ex Pedals - Digitech RP355 - Electro Harmonix Metal Muff - Guyatone FLIP Metal Monster - Guyatone FLIP Compressor - Boss RC-20XL Loop Station - Boss HR-2 Harmonist - Boss PS-5 Super Shifter - Boss MT-2 Metal Zone - Boss TU-3 Tuner - BBE Opto Stomp - Dunlop 535q Wah I look forward to posting some reviews, contributing positively, and learning more DIY mods from you guys!