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  1. Amps and Amp Modeling
    What is the best pedal to run in front of a valve junior. I am looking for a classic rock/metal vibe (i.e. Slash, Frank Hannon to Dave Mustaine, James Hetfield). Any help would be appreciated.
  2. The Guitar Rack
    Hello everyone. My question might be weird, but I am still new to the guitar thing. I have a Ibanez RG2550 prestige and a Crate flexwave 65 amp. I am looking to get a real clean distortion sound. I know my amp is not that great, it is not a tube and I know you should start with a good amp...
  3. The Guitar Rack
    hi guys! I'm looking for a dist pedal... does anyone have an idea? i play hard rock usually but not black metal or such.. Thanks!!!
  4. Gear Photos
    Hi, I've always had a problem getting a good tone. I don't have a great gear, I got a Ibanez Jem 55 Bk , a Line 6 SPIDER III 15 ( which is not a very good amp) , a BOSS DST-1, EVH PHASE 90 and a BOSS BF FLANGER 3...that's all I got beside some cables xD ... I dunno how to get a good tone I tried...
  5. Amps and Amp Modeling
    Hey, ive been hanging around here for a while now and i decided to start posting, anyway ive been looking into buying some effects, i was originaly thinking of buying a modeller like a v-amp, but i dont have a lot of money and realised id have to get a midi foot controller too, so i was then...
  6. The Guitar Rack
    I have a Boss DS-1 distortion and I would like to change out the transistors. I have several Germanium PNP trans I picked up about a year ago. Upon opening the unit I noticed that there were 8 transitors in the pedal. Has anyone done a mod they were happy with ? Which ones did you change? I also...
  7. The Guitar Rack
    Here you can post what you are asking for or what you are getting yourself for christmas. Im only fourteen so i rely on gifts to get things for my guitar. I have four things i am asking for. I have a 60s univox 2x12 cabinet so im asking for Eminence Red Coat speakers to replace my old ones...
  8. Amps and Amp Modeling
    I just bought one from Guitar Center today. I love it! Its sounds awesome when its clean, I don't really like the distortion unless i use it with a pedal. I have a junky danelectro fab distortion right now but i am going to buy a Boss DS1 or something similar. Overall the powerblock is amazing...
  9. Home Recording
    Hey, I've got some more "order of effects" questions. First, let's separate into what goes direct to the amp from the guitar vs. through the effects loop. Where should I put my Boss SD-1 Super Overdrive and Boss DS-1 Distortion? I imagine they should go direct. And which one should I put...
  10. The Guitar Rack
    Hi All, Ok this is what I am looking for: Distortion Pedal that goes from a really nice dirty sound to a full out nice, fat, thick, saturated distortion sound like a full out Boogie. Something that is really usable especially through an all tube clean amp. This is what I narrowed my search down...
  11. The Guitar Rack
    Hey All, Which one of these has more distortion and a better, more usable sound, the Carl Martin Crush Zone or the Boss DS-2?
  12. Buy and Sell
    SELLING MOST OF MY COLLECTION !! on the bay but will cut my fellow forumites a deal if you're interested.... Gibson 335..... flame top as new MINT - take it away I'm broke! http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&ih=005&item=150016324996&rd=1&sspagename=STRK%3AMESE%3AIT&rd=1 Fender...
  13. Buy and Sell
    I just bought a Carvin MTS, and I had to borrow some money to pay for it so I need to sell some things, plus it needs some new tubes. First my Vox AD50VT. This is a great sounding amp, not even a year old. It is a hybrid amp with one 12AX7. It is in great condition, no dings, bumps, or bruises...
  14. Amps and Amp Modeling
    I play strats through tube amps like most people. now lately ive been getting pissed at my sound. i play a zakk wylde overdrive pedal through a peavey tube amp and i leave the pedal on at all times. roll back the volume for cleans and turn it back up for solo's. I play a HSS strat with pearly...
  15. Amps and Amp Modeling
    I want to get an Iron Maiden, Guns N' Roses,... sound. Any suggestions?
  16. Home Recording
    Ok, i'm curious. What's everyones setup? I'll kick it off. Guitars: Ibanez EX (modified to the max) Ibanez S470 Grey Area Guitars custom strat Amps: Fender Princeton 65 Tranzamp g30 Computer: Decked out AMD overclocked to 4.2Ghz w/soyo 6.1 channel in and out...
  17. The Guitar Rack
    First off, I want to say, this site is KILLER The Info on here is amazing.. Any way, I recently bought a MP1.... This is a Awsome pre-amp.... you can get any type a distortion sound around... I want everybodys thoughts on vintage rack gear....?? Are they making a COMEBACK AGAIN..??????? As...
  18. The Guitar Rack
    I have a Boss DS-1 and Like the distortion i get but HATE when you hit the pedal the volume lowers. What other boss pedal would you guys recommend for the same kind of distortion but no loss in sound? How is the DS-2 TURBO Distortion, HM-3 HYPER Metal, MD-2 Mega Distortion, OS-2...
  19. The Guitar Rack
    I was wondering if I have a Boss DS-1 Distortion and a Boss OD-3 Overdrive what is better to have before what in my chain?
  20. The Guitar Rack
    Has anyone compared the Mod versions of the Analogman and Keeley Boss DS-1? What is your opinion on the pedals?
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