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Niklas
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Joined: Aug 10, 2005
Topics: 23 / Replies: 225
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Re: Bought a '59 Jimmy Page Les Paul...

Wow! That is some serious change for a copy. More of a custom made then I suppose. You don't want to know what my Agile cost. About the price of a...

12 years ago
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Re: Bought a '59 Jimmy Page Les Paul...

I payed about the same price as for what a new Gibson Les Paul Studio would go for here in Sweden, which is about 10.000 SEK (1487,17 USD). We pay qui...

12 years ago
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Re: Bought a '59 Jimmy Page Les Paul...

Yes, I read about the 250 kohm pot fix, but I'm going to play around with the guitar a bit more before deciding what to do. It's really responsive to ...

12 years ago
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Re: Do the Pros care what name is on the head stock?

Went in to a guitar shop to try the new Hagström Northern Series Super Swede today. It could be called an alternative to the Gibson Les Paul, but with...

12 years ago
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Re: Replacing active pickups with passive.

Bought a new guitar instead (Edwards Les Paul Jimmy Page) instead which actually has a '59 SD and JB SD installed. It sounds absolutley amazing. I lov...

12 years ago
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Re: Band Drama it's everywhere

As long as you have some people to play with, no matter how much drama, it's better than nothing. Not entirely true I guess, but right now I would tak...

12 years ago
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Re: I have a new toy, too

Yes, that was exactly my situation too, cnev. Forced to practice and looking out that bedroom window...

12 years ago
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Re: Replacing active pickups with passive.

Got an answer now. The work will be 273 USD (1800 SEK). That's just as much as the pickups if I order them online. Then the cost of pots and wire will...

12 years ago
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Re: Replacing active pickups with passive.

No, it's mostly the work. I would order the pickups online which would save me a lot of money. Yes, that's USD. Their excuse is that they need to do a...

12 years ago
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Re: Replacing active pickups with passive.

Did a quick cost estimation would the new pickups + electronics + work for a tech would cost = $768!Like I'm going to pay that much! Then it would be ...

12 years ago
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Re: Replacing active pickups with passive.

Well, this is depressing :(.I would really like to have your google skills!! I don't how many times I searched without finding the pages you're linkin...

12 years ago
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Re: Replacing active pickups with passive.

But looking at that wiring diagram only one thing is confusing me. The bridge ground wire that goes to (what!? Out of the picture). This is not done o...

12 years ago
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Re: I have a new toy, too

Haha, that's the first instrument I ever played!! :)I think I played for little more than a year when I was in the third grade in elementary school. N...

12 years ago
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Re: Don't even look at it!

I love that spinal tap-clip! Especially the part right before what you posted too, when Nigel shows the '59 Gibson Les Paul and talks about it's susta...

12 years ago
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