Modifying a Single conductor humbucker to split coil

Modifying a Single conductor Humbucker to split coil (PRS) You can use either one (stock PRS) or 2 push pull pots. You can modify your stock PRS single push pull (TONE) by just adding an additional (VOLUME) and moving one wire. STEP 1 Un-solder the 2 wires from each pickup from the switch remembering which one goes where (take…

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PRS SE 2018 Semi Hollow review

A short review of my new¬†PRS SE 2018 Semi Hollow After receiving this guitar and initially not being very impressed in the store about the general finish, I started changing my mind the more I noodled on it. The first thing i did was re finish the fret ends and fingerboard edges as I found it a bit ‘square’…

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That Perfect gig sound

That (almost) Perfect (read ‘Great’) gig sound. Throughout the years, I have been asked many times by budding musicians as to how I achieve that perfect gig sound, where everything is just working together. Never any feedback, not to much bass, the right mix, the right volume and no muddy vocals. Here, without getting into technical details of the…

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Tonteldoos – An Adventure Paradise?

Tonteldoos – An adventure Paradise Words and Photos by Michael Irschick A tale of few words and many photos. What started out as a boring looking weekend ahead, soon turned into an epic motorcycle adventure ride starting at Tonteldoos and heading on towards the Sappi forests and mountain ranges surrounding Nkomati Nickel Mine. Yup, Tonteldoos, located on a peaceful…

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