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  1. Guitar strings no sustain with tex mex pu

    Guitar Building/Mods/Repair
    Hi all, i just installed a set of tex mex single coils. Im having a tough time trying to tune the last 3 high strings. its got very poor sustain and the notes just fades out. I was wondering if theres anything wrong with the poles? thanks
  2. SOLD TRADED: Suhr S Antique Colour-on-Colour

    Guitars
    Up for grabs is a wonderful S style guitar from Suhr with a very cool finish over finish that was inspired by the sought after well-weathered paint jobs found on vintage instruments. These S models were only made in limited numbers between 2017 and 2018 (200 worldwide) and are no easy to come...
  3. Sounds - Triple Scoop Stratocaster Pickups

    Effects Pedals, Strings and more
    So I was on a bit of a strat pickup journey and I tried out McNelly Triple Scoop Pickups and honestly, that was pretty much the end of it. They're really articulate, bright and not harsh. So I made a little video for anyone interested in McNelly Pickups :) And here's something I did using...
  4. 1988 Strat Plus - Graffiti Yellow

    Electric Guitar
    My New (VERY RARE) 1988 Fender® Graffiti Yellow Stratocaster® Plus. E 483451 This color was originally slated for the Jeff Beck Stratocaster and reportedly was based on the color of the hot rod in the movie American Graffiti. 2 Fender Gold LACE SENSOR #027666 / Black Pickups , neck and middle 1...
  5. Straturday

    Electric Guitar
    Why not, right? Let's see your strats and s-styles.
  6. Build Thread Hipshot Harstail on Strat

    Guitar Building/Mods/Repair
    hey all, I’m looking at a strat with a Hipshot hardtail bridge— the one with the raised surround. There’s a sizeable gap between the bridge and the pickguard where it’s cut out for the bridge. Is that normal with these bridges or might the placement be off? Thanks!!!
  7. Low Output strat pickups?

    Electric Guitar
    Hey! So I've been looking around to see if I can find low Output/underwound strat pickups (SSS). Would anyone know either some off-the-shelf pickups ot local builder in Toronto who has these available? I'm looking for all pickups to have an output between 5.5K-5.8K. Thanks!
  8. EJ Strat Neck Specs?

    Electric Guitar
    hey all, Anybody know the depth 1st and 12th fret as well as the width at the 12th fret on the EJ strats? I love the ash maple combo but I’ve never played the v before, and I’m not going out to someone’s house to try one out right now with all that’s going on in the world.... I’m used to a slim...
  9. FS: SOLD - Fender Vintage Noiseless bridge single coil pickup in white

    Guitar Parts
    Looking to sell a lightly used Fender Vintage Noiseless bridge single coil pickup (part #053336) in white colour. Price is CAD $40 cash or Email Money Transfer/EMT. I am not interested in trades at this time. Local pickup in the Kingston, Ontario area. I am also in Toronto frequently and...
  10. Body and neck builder needed (guitar,bass)

    Guitar Building/Mods/Repair
    I am looking for a body and neck builder in Canada that can build a small amount on an ongoing basis for a reasonable fee. Any leads are appreciated.
  11. NGD: Seafoam content

    Electric Guitar
    Classic Player Lacquer, limited edition seafoam green with matching headstock. Traded in the unsellable strat to L&M for cash, drove to KW and picked this gorgeous piece up. About to fire up the III and hear what I'm working with. I'd say the Fender stable is complete (strat, tele, JM, PJ...
  12. Rosser Guitars?

    Electric Guitar
    hey all, Anyone know anything about Rosser guitars? I came across a strat with an Allparts neck and a Rosser body. Looks really nice but I’ve never heard of them before. Thoughts? Thanks!
  13. JV Squire Specs?

    Electric Guitar
    hey all, I’m looking at a jv 62 export model, wondering if anyone knows how I can tell if it’s got the 7.25” or 9.5” radius and what size the frets would be. Thanks!
  14. Selling some guitars - stock or hot rodded?

    Electric Guitar
    I will be moving my HSS strats to new homes. Currently they're both running Vineham Brown Nosers in the bridge and a 2-knob (V/T) configuration. I have all the original parts in a box. As I'm hoping they sell here or to friends before I list them public, I'd like input on whether it's an easier...
  15. Washburn Lyon or Stratocaster

    Electric Guitar
    hello I am a newbie but need help Which would be a better guitar? Their both considered strident guitars ,I know - I have one guy trying to sell me his washburn for 150 - but another who has a Stratocaster with an peavey amp and guitar stand for 100 Okay price the 100 is the best but I’m...
  16. NGD! Custom Black over Sunburst Stratocaster

    Electric Guitar
    00000-PORTRAIT-00000-BURST20190803181717975 -Headstock 00100l-PORTRAIT-00100-BURST20190803181712400-COVER - Body 1 00000-PORTRAIT-00000-BURST20190803181705882 - Body 2 IMG-20190803-181637 - Full guitar 1 IMG-20190803-181632 - Full guitar 2 00000-PORTRAIT-00000-BURST20190803181552580 - back...
  17. NGD! Jimi Hendrix Monterey Stratocaster (MIM)

    Electric Guitar
    Images: IMG-20190416-180646-262 IMG-20190416-180646-261 00000-IMG-00000-BURST20190416175424495-COVER 00100l-PORTRAIT-00100-BURST20190416175421431-COVER After a little bit of thinking about it, especially cause I have a Daniel Hano custom strat coming in a month or so, I decided to go with what...
  18. Working With Single Coils/Strats

    Electric Guitar
    I'm moving from a Les Paul/Humbucker sound to a strat/single coil sound and I've been having a bit of trouble rising above the mix for solos during jam nights, especially with other Les Paul players there. The strat (obviously, I guess) sounds a little thin in comparison. I understand that...
  19. Custom Strat Build - Local Toronto Builder

    Electric Guitar
    IMG-20190319-WA0002 - Body IMG-20190314-WA0006 - Neck IMG-20190314-WA0011 - headstock with gold pearloid tuners IMG-20190314-WA0012 - headstock 2 IMG-20190314-WA0005 - fretboard Just wanted to share something that I'm really excited about. A local builder from Toronto-Brampton named Daniel...
  20. Electric Guitar refinishing services. Who do you like in the GTA?

    Electric Guitar
    Who do you like for custom refinishing in the Toronto / GTA region? I've got a nice '57 reissue Strat that I've enjoyed for a number of years. It shows some wear now. I was thinking of either accelerating the aging process with a light to medium relic treatment, or cleaning it up.
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