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by Jackhammer
Sun Jul 31, 2005 2:33 am
Forum: Steve's Guitars and Gear
Topic: Has anyone here made a Green Meanie?
Replies: 18
Views: 5256

Sims Custom made one for one of their customers.

Its the guitar in May : http://www.simscustom.com/html/guitarof ... nframe.htm
by Jackhammer
Tue Jul 26, 2005 11:55 pm
Forum: Ibanez and Other Guitars
Topic: Lo Lo's guitar options
Replies: 3
Views: 877

Unless you're building your guitar from scratch, cheap guitars usually come with cheap wood. Thats one thing you cant change.
by Jackhammer
Tue Jul 26, 2005 11:47 pm
Forum: Ibanez and Other Guitars
Topic: what kind of JEM is this?
Replies: 13
Views: 2153

Dude that smells like a scam. The auction for that guitar already ended. I've seen that guitar on e8ay before. Its Ebay iD number is 7321871610 ----------- To answer your question , the body is a modified RG Prestige 1570 and the neck is from an RG 470 (scalloped from frets 20-24). Edit : Seems like...
by Jackhammer
Mon Jul 25, 2005 1:20 pm
Forum: Ibanez and Other Guitars
Topic: Ibanez "cosmic wonders"
Replies: 5
Views: 1015

Jemgirl , that guitar is slightly different. The knobs on that guitar are plastic and white. Its also got a pickguard. The bridge is black too.
by Jackhammer
Fri Jan 28, 2005 11:33 am
Forum: All About Steve
Topic: Discuss the Real Illusions: Reflections Previews!
Replies: 161
Views: 38967

Unfortunately I regret to say that I don't like all the material on the cd but I guess it'll grow on me.

Did anyone else notice that track number 4 sounds a lot like Boston Rain Melody? :)
by Jackhammer
Mon Oct 18, 2004 9:43 am
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Ordering Books
Replies: 6
Views: 1343

I looked at Troy Stetina's books but they weren't the books I was looking for. They're all written for people who want to play rock. Personally I'm looking for some Jazz (I know Al Di Meola isnt considered 100% Jazz :P). The Joe Satriani booklet is just something else I saw that I thought might be i...
by Jackhammer
Sun Oct 17, 2004 7:05 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Ordering Books
Replies: 6
Views: 1343

Sorry for bumping this thread but I'd like to get as many replies as possible because I want to finalise the order in the coming days. :P
by Jackhammer
Sun Oct 17, 2004 9:08 am
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Ordering Books
Replies: 6
Views: 1343

Ordering Books

I'm going to order stuff from Amazon so I thought I'd check the instructional books on guitar. I narrowed my choices down to : Joe Satriani : Guitar Secrets Al Di Meola : A Guide To Chords, Scales and Arpeggios Andrew Green : Jazz Guitar Technique Andrew Green : Jazz Guitar Structure Arnie Berle : P...
by Jackhammer
Tue Mar 09, 2004 10:54 am
Forum: Ibanez and Other Guitars
Topic: Ibanez Jem - 50K Celebration
Replies: 385
Views: 152174

ok ...check it out...... a jem in a glossy red finish with a matching headstock, gold hardware, and the vine inlay to be red and gold. Breed Pickups, white pearloid pickguard (like thew jem 7vwh) and white knobs. CALL IT 'FIRE STRINGS' EDITION! Because the red and the gold will give it a vivid oran...
by Jackhammer
Sun Mar 07, 2004 9:19 am
Forum: Ibanez and Other Guitars
Topic: Ibanez Jem - 50K Celebration
Replies: 385
Views: 152174

Say bye-bye to tone on that thing.... :P

BTW : Thats not a Jem if it has no whammy bar! ;)
by Jackhammer
Sat Feb 07, 2004 5:46 am
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Books
Replies: 8
Views: 2396

Bah, do you know where it's possible to order these books online?
by Jackhammer
Sat Jan 03, 2004 11:19 am
Forum: All About Steve
Topic: Who´s got the largest hands?
Replies: 45
Views: 12482

Largest hands ever? (Guiness World of Records 2004)

Robert Wadlow (USA), famously the tallest man ever had hands that measured 32.3cm (12.75in) from the wrist to the tip of his middle finger :D
by Jackhammer
Thu Dec 25, 2003 7:08 am
Forum: Ibanez and Other Guitars
Topic: Whammy Bar - Concept
Replies: 16
Views: 5090

Thanks , but one more thing ;)

Graphically could you show me the essentials on how the whammy bar works (which forces are going in which directions) :)
by Jackhammer
Wed Dec 24, 2003 12:22 am
Forum: Ibanez and Other Guitars
Topic: Whammy Bar - Concept
Replies: 16
Views: 5090

Whammy Bar - Concept

Im just wondering , could someone explain how the whammy bar works , the basics and how it manages to adjust the pitch of the note.
by Jackhammer
Sun Dec 21, 2003 4:47 am
Forum: All About Steve
Topic: Re-Born Electric Guitar Listener:
Replies: 4
Views: 1582

Joe Satriani was Steve Vai's guitar teacher. :)