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Super Fuzz Big Muff

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  1. Is this possible? I know some people have put humbuckers into jazz master covers. Would i have to modify the cover itself? I'm doing this because i'm not really a fan of pickup rings.
  2. Are the pickups closer because of the scale length? Looks like it came out well! Nice Guitar!
  3. Seems really interesting, although i'd rather have a regular pot as a tone knob than a cooler pot. I was looking around and I found a diagram on another forum. If I were to put HB's in this would I have to change the 50K Roller Pot? Also if I shielded the guitar would it be stupid to put a killswitch? I'd probably just use a KC toggle switch plate that has a hole for a switch, and put it there. What do you guys think?
  4. Depends on the year, I think they go from 300 - 500. However, if the seller isn't sending it in a case I would be a little more cautious. More tendency for it to be damaged if it's in a bag. Seems like a decent guitar.
  5. I'm planning to build a Jazzmaster but, i'm having a real hard time with the color. It's a Black guard with Cream covers and knobs. I've thought about Forest Green like, Thurston's Signature. In this picture it looks fine. But in the 2nd picture it looks really pale and a lot lighter. I've also thought about a Sapphire Blue. Thoughts? My last resort, would be a white. You can find a white Jazzmaster pretty easily, I want something different.
  6. I've heard that MojoTone makes really good custom pickups. I've thought about putting a hum bucker into a jazz master cover, from what i've seen they're not too expensive. http://www.mojotone.com/guitar-parts/pickups-other/Mojotone-Custom-Jazzmaster-Electric-Guitar-Pickup#.UvuJYv1zQmQ This seems really cheap for a custom pick that's why i'm kinda iffy about it. Curtis also makes, a Wide Range Humbucker and a PAF in a Jazzmaster cover http://curtisnovak.com/pickups/Offsets.shtml And i've also heard very good things about Lollar P-90's, i think these are good substitute for hum buckers, no routing and they just drop right in. http://www.lollarguitars.com/mm5/merchant.mvc?Screen=PROD&Store_Code=LGP&Product_Code=259&Category_Code=jazzmaster-pickups Happy Hunting!
  7. I'm thinking of building a Jazzmaster, and I've heard that the guys at Mojo Tone make really awesome custom pickups. Thoughts? And are they Expensive? Also thinking of putting a humbucker into a jazz master cover.
  8. So i'm thinking about getting a Jazzmaster. I've had my eye on the Classic Player's Jazzmaster for a bit of time but, I have a few concerns. http://www.guitarcenter.com/Fender-Classic-Player-Jazzmaster-Special-Electric-Guitar-104907183-i1397677.gc 1.The Bridge I've heard that people usually have problems with string popping out on the stock Jazzmaster Bridges. Do you guys have a preference between the mustang bridge and the mastery bridge? 2 The Pickups I've played the Vintage Modified Jazzmaster before, and it was a pretty good sounding guitar. Are the stock pickups on the classic any beefier, i've thought about swapping out the bridge pickup for a Lollar P-90 or a Curtis Novak PAF style Humbucker. I play alot of alternative rock, mainly Smashing Pumpkins, Nirvana, Sonic Youth, etc. Some suggestions would be awesome. Thanks!
  9. Hey so I have a crappy Taiwanese DS-1 that a lot of people have. I thought about selling in but then I saw the keely mod. Never had really heard any demos of a modded DS-1, I play a lot of 90's stuff. Is it worth it?
  10. Hey, to start out what kinda neck/fingerboard wood are you using, just curious. In terms of the mods some people like to put a toggle switch instead of the three switches that control each pickup separately. As for the series/ parallel, the upper assemble controls the neck pickup and the volume knob & tone knob near the jack control the bridge pickup. I really don't know much about wiring jags other than that so can't help you there sorry. I tried looking online for custom control plates and really didn't find anything, sorry i couldn't really help you that much but good luck with your guitar build. And post pics of it when you're done
  11. Nice work man, that guitar looks amazing. Couple questions, how many coats of clear did you apply & how long did the entire process take (from no stain to completion?
  12. I've never played one of these. Last time I went to guitar center I played a J. Mascis Signature and for a Squier it was pretty good, the price wasn't bad either.
  13. Hey, I recently got a Jazzmaster and I was wondering if it was possible to use the Lower Switch Assembly instead of the toggle switch. I also thought about adding 2, 3-Way switches so that I can split the coils (I have two humbuckers), is it possible to add the coil-tapping switches? I've never really understood wiring diagrams so I could use some help. Thanks!
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