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No one will say an original unplayable flappy trap LP is better than a equivalent condition 52 which has had a sensitive neck/fretboard reset and wrap bridge sensitively installed, in 40 years, or 400 years.
has anyone ever tried to convert a 52-to-54 or 52-to-56 etc Back to a stock 52 ? I’ve...
I don’t see how a shim in the neck done by HM who are sensitive with the finish, shimming the pups and installing a wrap is butchery. It will sound and play a million times better than a stock 52.
It’s an instrument to be played and heard, not to be hoarded, it’s not even mint, nowhere near...
was just browsing around out of boredom and noticed this burst I hadn’t seen before for sale in the UK
I thought I’d post here to see what people thought because as I was looking through the pics I noticed in the cavity...
If such a service existed, like people renting expensive camera lenses for specific shoots... how much would it cost do you believe to rent a players grade original 1954 les paul per day / week / month / etc for say recording an album. Or the like
never seen this before but if it existed, what...
I want to put a set of miracle man pickups in my R9, and I’ll go for double whites
but looking at pics of LPs they look more like cream. I don’t want to contrast the look with gleaming white bobbins on true historic surrounds and pickguard, so should I go for double creams ?
Not yet NGD, as I have to eagerly wait for delivery now, but below are a couple of teasers of what is en-route to me in the UK (from our close friends in Holland)...
Weighing in at less than 8.1 lb, the LP that will be keeping me happy as my one and only, as my real vintage LP had to be sold...
Please post all of your:-
information / updates
purchase / NGDs / sightings
spec improvement opinions
neck feel differences
finish / nitro improvements
New pickup (Unpotted) opinions
Differences you feel the new pots / harness makes
Anything else you can think of -...