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  1. Geez. Could it be that it adds $2 to the cost?...

    Geez. Could it be that it adds $2 to the cost? It's not like 2 million of the units are being made.

    Any of your remember when TV Cable modems came with a convenient "Reset" button? Now we have to...
  2. So, why aren't they shielded better at the...

    So, why aren't they shielded better at the factory? It doesn't look like it would add a lot to the cost.
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    Thanks for the historical refresh, godly one. ...

    Thanks for the historical refresh, godly one.

    Though, I think i recall the AMP brand as well. Those guys sure blew it!
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    Yes. It looked like a robot from a 1950s Sci-Fi...

    Yes. It looked like a robot from a 1950s Sci-Fi movie.

    I'd be curious to hear the back story of the design decision that led to that one! There must have been some heated exchanges, yes/no?
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    Back when I played one of those (bought new!), I...

    Back when I played one of those (bought new!), I thought that it looked so weird that I would set it on the speaker cab upside down. Even back then I realized that your appearance and stage presence...
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    Adorshiki (our adorable one?) reminded us:...

    Adorshiki (our adorable one?) reminded us: "Consider the old saw that classical musicians are great sight-readers but lousy improvisers, and supposedly the converse for jazz players."

    That brings...
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    Hey Amigo. Who really notices the subtleties we...

    Hey Amigo. Who really notices the subtleties we do anyway? That's a handsome portrait.

    It's funny, on your amp topic. There's an interesting thread over on the Evil Empire about whether a hybrid...
  8. Read Blair Jackson's book about Grateful Dead...

    Read Blair Jackson's book about Grateful Dead gear through their career. A great piece of detailed investigation and writing.


    But until then, we had no monitors and only vocals went out through...
  9. Yes,I did have an oversized ego back then. More...

    Yes,I did have an oversized ego back then. More than fully justified, of course.

    But it was more a matter of being able to hear myself! I have a pretty clear memory of setting up my Traynor YB 3...
  10. Until the Grateful Dead introduced the modern FOH...

    Until the Grateful Dead introduced the modern FOH concept and he arrival of the Acoustic 360 & the SVT, alot of the 60s bass sound was simply because we were trying to keep up with loud guitar amps...
  11. Well put, Frono. Your wisdom shines though again.

    Well put, Frono. Your wisdom shines though again.
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    It sports Darkstars with an ACG EQ01 or 02...

    It sports Darkstars with an ACG EQ01 or 02 pre-amp rig. (I forgot which) It is more complex than the Alembic setup. I really don't maximize it's usefulness, only resetting the four sets of stacked...
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    Nicely done! Playing those riffs while singing...

    Nicely done! Playing those riffs while singing aint easy!!


    "I watched a YouTube video were Ray was talking about Jerry Scheff complained to Ray as to how hard the bass lines were."

    I had a...
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    Fun Random Thoughts

    After some A-B-ng, I put a fresh set of TI Jazz FLATS on my active older, JS-II. So the GuilEmbic still sports TI Jazz ROUNDS. Being I'll be playing some shows this summer where I'll be happy to...
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    Yep. That's it.

    Yep. That's it.
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    There's a gent up in Canada who will produce...

    There's a gent up in Canada who will produce truss tod covers for Guild basses. Said to be ebony.

    He made me a lightening bolt inlay design which i put on the Guilembric as well as a star inlay...
  17. What a journey! I still have the ACG/Darkstar...

    What a journey!

    I still have the ACG/Darkstar pairing in my red JS-II though I've never been totally happy with the quality of the assembly.

    PITA on the fingerboard. I had the same issue in my...
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    Star - it makes sense to have one strung with...

    Star - it makes sense to have one strung with flats, one with rounds, right?

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    I used a Dark Starred one for a while. It was one...

    I used a Dark Starred one for a while. It was one of the batch Fred Hammon put on sale one night on the Dude Pit.

    While I was impressed with the quality of the build and the heft of it, I found...
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    The current generation Pyramid flats are in...

    The current generation Pyramid flats are in between. Though probably closer to the TIs. Probably because I never played those LaBellas. But the Pyramids felt like they had more tension than TIs.
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    Well, that's interesting. Different mahogany...

    Well, that's interesting. Different mahogany varieties?
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    JS-II weights

    So, long ago I mentioned how my cherry red JS-II was annoyingly head-heavy on the strap. A couple of posters commented that they had never noticed that.

    Now with two in house, it's interesting. My...
  23. I hope the company gives you some answers.

    I hope the company gives you some answers.
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    Wow! I didn't know you had a Rick 8 stringer. I...

    Wow! I didn't know you had a Rick 8 stringer. I recently pondered buying one. How much do you use it?
  25. Now that sounds so sweet after around the 4...

    Now that sounds so sweet after around the 4 minute mark!

    But how about that thunderstorm video?
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