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    Wiring info/diagram for adding a P90 between two humbuckers serviced by a single concentric pot and 3 way mini-switch

    I'm not looking to change anything on my existing setup with two humbuckers controlled by the 3 way toggle switch. What I am looking to do is add a P90 in the middle controlled all by itself with a concentric volume / tone pot. Then the entire guitar on the way to the output jack will be...
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    My 1995 Epiphone Les Paul ~ Have to share this with you...

    My 1995 Epiphone Les Paul on my Facebook page. See photos. <<< Click on this to see photos. I bought a 1995 Epi LP back in 1995 new and it turned out to be an incredible guitar. Thanks for letting me share this with you. I only paid $399 for it on sale instead of the usual $500. The flame maple...
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    Bridge stop tailpiece stud puller made from inexpensive home depot parts

    Thought I would like to share this with you. I spent a little time putting together a bridge stop tailpiece stud puller out of off the shelf home depot parts. Oddly enough a standard plumbing washer fit perfectly around the stud thereby protecting the guitars finish, and then a metal washer over...
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    Locking Nut as a second nut behind the regular one

    I have become totally enthralled as of late as to the best way to keep a guitar in tune. I actually found it. It is called an Evertune bridge. I have it on one of my guitars. I have a lot of guitars and was wondering about alternative ways to keep it in tune. I wanted to install a locking nut...
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    1995 Epi LP Standard - Locking Nut Installation

    I have a 1995 Epi LP Standard. See photo below. I have another guitar with locking tuners and I know how much of a help they can be, but they are not perfect. The string sliding through the nut, especially the G string is at such an acute angle to the tuner it creates a sharp edge under a lot of...
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    What pots and capacitors come with a new Les Paul Custom with 490R's and 498T?

    I tried to look this up at Gibson.com but all they had was the wiring diagram from 1954 with a penciled in update pertaining to... well look at the GIF I uploaded. So my question is what specific pots come with the new Les Paul Custom a $3999 guitar and which capacitors do they use? Anything...
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    Does changing pots of the same 500k rating make a difference?

    I bought an "other" Les Paul; an ESP EC256FM and really love the guitar but the pickups chrome humbuckers are a little dark. So I turned the store upside down today at Guitar Center trying out top drawer Gibson Les Pauls with different pickups. All of these were top shelf Gibsons like the Les...
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    Breakthrough; Figured out how to add an EMG81 pickup to my ESP-LTD256FM (Les Paul)

    I kind of freaked out over a new acquisition an ESP LTD256FM flame maple that is a Les Paul knock off. What freaked me out was how they solved some of the problems over the real thing. That is not what I am here to talk about. EMG makes a lot of heavy metal guitars with EMG's in them which...
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    Have the new ESP LTD EC256's created perfection?

    Sorry for the super long post but I have a lot to say, and for those who don't already know this they can prosper from learning it. So anyhow let's begin... I have never even looked at the LTD Les Paul model EC-256 until this past Sunday. I was totally shocked. The fit, the finish, the action...
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    1961 Gibson ES335 To Die For at GC Wlimington DE

    If anyone is in the vicinity of Guitar Center Wilmington Delaware go in and ask for Brian to take the Gibson ES335 circa 1961 Custom Shop guitar (not vintage reissue but rather the original thing complete with finish fine cracking etc) and play the darn thing. The serial number is just 4 digits...
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    NGD Gibson Les Paul Special Jr w/P90's

    I heard one of these a while back when someone was playing one in the store and I had to come over and see what it was. This guy was playing some mellow jazz stuff and darn it it didn't sound like a jazz semi or something. Well I broke down and got one. With the solid mahogany body and P90's...
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    Do Gibson Les Pauls have a scarf joint in the neck?

    Do Gibson Les Pauls have a scarf joint like the Epiphones, or are they one solid piece of wood. Look up at the end closer to the nut and see if there is a scarf, or seam as in a different shade of wood showing. Please state year and model with your answer. Thank you. Also have you taken a...
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    Why do Epiphone Les Pauls buzz so much on the top two strings on the second fret.

    I bought two Epiphone Les Pauls and had high hopes of making these into star performers. One is a new Ultra III and the others is a Standard Pro Plus Top. Both are in bursts, one faded cherry, and the other Honey brown with yellow burst. Almost too beautiful to look at. They both sound great as...
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    Epi LP Ultra 3 - Can you split coils on it or not?

    Just bought an Epiphone Ultra 3 new. It comes with two Pro Bucker pickups, Probucker 2 and Probucker 3 with 4 conductor wires each pickup. IT DOES NOT COIL SPLIT or have that option right out of the box. So I was wondering can I add push-pull pots on each of the two volume knobs and get coil...
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    Tonal Difference Between ProBuckers and BurstBuckers

    I picked up an Epiphone Custom Pro in Ebony made in Korea and played it in Guitar Center after playing an Epi LP Standard and was amazed at the difference in the pickup sound. It had way more gain and had sort of a barky tone to it that I really liked. That one got sold, so I ordered a one over...
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    Serial Number Question - What Gives?

    Just bought a new Epi Les Paul Custom Pro in ebony from Guitar Center. It was shipped directly from their main warehouse to my address. It is brand new Hand Crafted in China stamp on the back. This thing is flawlessly made. Anyhow I have a question about the serial number. Here is one at...
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    Epiphone Les Paul with ProBucker Pickups

    I went into Guitar Center this week and played two guitars that pertain to what I am talking about here. One the Epi LP Standard, and the other one was the Epi Les Paul Custom Pro. I mean to tell you the pickups on the Custom Pro were some of the best sounding pickups I have ever heard on a...
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    Pickups and Noise Questions

    Hi Guys, I'm new to the forum. Will fill out the user control panel and such. I have an Epiphone Les Paul Cherry Sunburst I bought new somewhere around the mid 90's. It sounds, plays, and looks great. I have a couple of questions, maybe someone can help me out. I am also a Fender Strat owner...


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