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  1. Col Mustard replied to the thread Looking for expertise pu and bigsby.

    Welcome to ETSG, and welcome to the world of Gibson's best. Yours is a classic SG, don't take the p'ups apart! The only reason to own...

    Aug 21, 2017 at 12:19 AM
  2. Col Mustard replied to the thread did some damage to my gibson headstock - assistance needed.

    well, I admitted that I didn't know... but I don't think that a little buffing would do any harm to the instrument. He could try it in...

    Aug 21, 2017 at 12:08 AM
  3. Col Mustard attached a file to the thread Jeff Tweedy SG Question: neck and tailpiece issues.

    cheaper than any other option is to get a second opinion (meaning a different luthier). Maybe the luthier you took your guitar to was...

    eclipse.jpg Aug 20, 2017 at 11:58 PM
  4. syscokid replied to the thread did some damage to my gibson headstock - assistance needed.

    Even if the headstock is a satin finish? Gillean hasn't confirmed it yet, but that's what it looks like in the pic.

    Aug 20, 2017 at 11:50 PM
  5. syscokid liked kiko's post in the thread did some damage to my gibson headstock - assistance needed.

    Yup, $hit happens. I agree with the guys, it's nothing but if it really bothers you then take to a luthier and be done with it.

    Aug 20, 2017 at 11:47 PM
  6. syscokid replied to the thread Duncan JB lacks clarity that Gibson 490 has. Ideas?.

    This is a very underrated technique. I'm sure many gifted guitarists with great tone know how to use the volume tone to sweeten the top...

    Aug 20, 2017 at 11:46 PM
  7. syscokid liked kiko's post in the thread Duncan JB lacks clarity that Gibson 490 has. Ideas?.

    Try rolling down the volume knob a bit, that will somewhat tame the JB.

    Aug 20, 2017 at 11:36 PM
  8. syscokid liked Westernrider's post in the thread Duncan JB lacks clarity that Gibson 490 has. Ideas?.

    How do you like the Jazz pickup in the neck? In my old SG, it has a flatter / smoother response with a touch of brightness. Seems to...

    Aug 20, 2017 at 11:33 PM
  9. Col Mustard attached a file to the thread 2018 SG's.

    Fire Tiger looks like this (In Michigan lake country anyway)... Personally I'd love to have an SG with this finish. ...Although Fire...

    Storm thunder stick fire tiger.JPG Aug 20, 2017 at 11:29 PM
  10. pedecamp replied to the thread This can't have helped with neck-dive....

    Its firewood now unfortunately...

    Aug 20, 2017 at 11:27 PM
  11. Col Mustard replied to the thread did some damage to my gibson headstock - assistance needed.

    I agree with a lot of what's been said here... Guitars that get played will get scratches and dings... and worse. When it's honest wear,...

    Aug 20, 2017 at 11:22 PM
  12. Westernrider liked syscokid's post in the thread Duncan JB lacks clarity that Gibson 490 has. Ideas?.

    Sticking with the Seymour Camp, I like the JB bridge pup, but not if it was on my one and only guitar. I'm personally familiar with...

    Aug 20, 2017 at 10:57 PM
  13. Westernrider replied to the thread Duncan JB lacks clarity that Gibson 490 has. Ideas?.

    How do you like the Jazz pickup in the neck? In my old SG, it has a flatter / smoother response with a touch of brightness. Seems to...

    Aug 20, 2017 at 10:56 PM
  14. kiko replied to the thread did some damage to my gibson headstock - assistance needed.

    Yup, $hit happens. I agree with the guys, it's nothing but if it really bothers you then take to a luthier and be done with it.

    Aug 20, 2017 at 10:54 PM
  15. kiko liked PAFHumbucker's post in the thread did some damage to my gibson headstock - assistance needed.

    Dude. A guitar is an instrument. Aka a tool. Tools will get damaged over time. Maintain them the best you can but don't sweat the...

    Aug 20, 2017 at 10:52 PM
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