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    Hi M!! I got mine at Long and McQuade. It is...

    Hi M!!
    I got mine at Long and McQuade.
    It is for sale at this point because I went for a short scale Ibanez Mikro. I like it a lot and I think the electronics are better than many others. ...
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    It does not look any different. You can’t see...

    It does not look any different. You can’t see the thin space between each of the 4 sections.

    When I reassembled mine I put the two ends on first because they have a small slider to hold them. ...
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    A big THANKS to Kohanmike!!

    I asked for some help with an issue with my ukulele bass and several suggestions appeared.
    I have done a couple of things but I think the main one of the poor performance of th 4th string was the...
  4. Hi Mike Yes, you are right, it is very simple. ...

    Hi Mike
    Yes, you are right, it is very simple. It did not take long at all. Now to see how it is with a couple of hours of playing tomorrow with two other guys.
    Thanks for you help. I will...
  5. Hi Mike I remember you or someone else doing...

    Hi Mike

    I remember you or someone else doing an explanation of the bridge modification but I have not been able to find it. Did you post it or was it someone else? Can you remember where it was...
  6. I had a guitar shop owner/luthier look at the...

    I had a guitar shop owner/luthier look at the wiring and he made some changes and wrapped one part. I will now see if anything changes.

    In the meantime it appears that the Piezo pickup is dying....
  7. Hi Guys Yes, I am unplugging the patch cable. ...

    Hi Guys

    Yes, I am unplugging the patch cable. This I have learned from other threads.
    I get the time usage but it seems like a week and a half is pretty short.
    I talked to one electronics...
  8. A request for help with a bass problem from Kohanmike and others.

    Hi Mike
    I have a bit of a situation you might have had experience with in your changing the electronics on some of your basses.

    I have a slightly used Aiersi solid body bass. I suspect it is...
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    There has been one of these for sale for about a...

    There has been one of these for sale for about a year on the Hawaii Craig's List. Wait a minute.... the one on CL is a solid body Koa ukulele.
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    Hi Keith Basses have EADG tuning. E is the...

    Hi Keith
    Basses have EADG tuning. E is the low/4th string.
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    Stringing my concert or teno to bass.

    I am heading to Maui in December and do not want to take my solid body GT ME bass with me. I am taking lessons and do not want to stop practicing.

    I have a low G so I have played around a bit...
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    I believe Kohanmike and others on this thread and...

    I believe Kohanmike and others on this thread and maybe on TalkBass have changed to the Pahoehoe strings on the MB and thought it performed much better.
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    Congratulations. I look forward to hearing more...

    Congratulations. I look forward to hearing more about it.

    Last week here in Vancouver, BC I found out that one store here had one in stock. I went to the shop and found that there is a newer...
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    Looking for a solid body bass.

    I have been playing a GT MicroBass and liking it very much. However, the head/neck dive bothers me a lot. I also have rotator cuff issues that means I have to wrap my upper arm with an Ace bandage....
  15. Looking for a comparison of the Phil Jones Double 4 and the Fender Rumble 15watt amps

    I am hoping some of you have experience with both. I know the prices are very different but I am more interested in the sound, use limitations etc. I have the Rumble and it works great but there...
  16. Having trouble setting up/understanding the dials on my Blackstar fly 3 amp

    Hi.

    I have been playing my U-Bass for 3 weeks and cannot get the amp set in any consistent way. Sometimes I get really good sound and sometimes it is different. I thought the batteries were...
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    Here is the video. ...

    Here is the video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5pulaS8jXEU
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    Hi UkerDano I don't know if you saw this but...

    Hi UkerDano

    I don't know if you saw this but there is one video of a guy who uses Vise Grips to hold the strings while he takes out the accumulated winds around the tuner. I will try to find it...
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    Many thanks to all of you for talking about this...

    Many thanks to all of you for talking about this amp combo. I have had my bass for a week and am enjoying it very much. Lot of grinning as I learn and practice.
    The amp arrived today and now I...
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    Not sure what I just bought.....

    I picked up a little used, very clean Kala UBass spruce top. It felt good and played beautifully when the owner played it. I am brand new to all this and have been reading long threads here an in...
  21. The bolts/screws that hold the twisters on are...

    The bolts/screws that hold the twisters on are huge. The slot would fit some pretty big screw drivers. I am guessing they are heavy.
    John
  22. A question about changing tuners on a possible new purchase.

    I am looking at a used 2010 Kamaka soprano that is in beautiful shape. It has been played a lot, looks brand new but has been well cared for. I love the sound and it is easy to play.

    It has one...
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    Hi Matt I have been on Maui for 4 weeks...

    Hi Matt

    I have been on Maui for 4 weeks looking at different ukes. Prepare to be amazed and overwhelmed. I have not been to Honolulu but I would guess there will be even more choices there.
    I...
  24. More time and $'s on setup or go newer, more expensive?

    I have been on Maui for the last 4 weeks and trying out a large number of K ukuleles and others, tenors and concerts.

    There are some wonderful instruments here but what I noticed most is how...
  25. Thanks to all of you for your input. And...

    Thanks to all of you for your input.
    And season's greetings to you.
    John
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