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On Beginning Wiring

Posted by Bryan Peterson on

On Beginning Wiring

I'm a wood guy, not an electronics guy, which is why I need to learn. A buddy recently asked me to do some work on his guitar, and we determined that his bridge pickup was broken. So I've been looking at schematics and trying to figure out how it all works.  We found an adequate schematic on the DiMarzio site (we were putting in a Crunchlab and Liquifire). We immediately began to have problems and not getting the results we wanted.   After trying 3-4 times with the results being the same each time, I realized that I was following...

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Best Practices: Guitar Care and Feeding

Posted by Bryan Peterson on

A lot of new instruments are going to be bought over the next month, especially as 2020 is an indicator, it’s been one of the biggest years for guitar sales ever. This also means there are a lot of new owners who don’t know how to properly maintain their instrument. The kind of care we’re talking about may be minor in time investment, but it is critical in how well they play for you. We’ve seen some absolutely scungy guitars come in, so scungy we break out rubber gloves. Often the damage has been done on these instruments. One of...

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