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B-962B-962Item ID: 001453The Guitar Pickup Handbook, Dave Hunter
The Start Of Your Sound by Dave Hunter Pickups are where it all starts. Wood, strings, hardware, and fingers all interact to produce the note, but the pickup translates it into the signal that makes it electric. The Guitar Pickup Handbook provides an exhaustive and authoritative tonal guide to this most essential of components. Dave Hunter traces the history and development of the pickup, from the 1920s to the present day, explaining magnet type, size, and structure, and the many different types of coils.
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$19.95
B-696B-696Item ID: 001396The High Performance Marshall Handbook
A guide to great Marshall amplifier sounds. Includes chapters on standard amplifiers from 1962 to 1990, re-tubing for maximum performance, how to overdrive master volume and much more. 55 pages,.50 lbs.
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$29.95
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B-923B-923Item ID: 001428The Peavey Revolution
Mississippi native Hartley Peavey pursued a dream that started in his teen years and developed into a musical-instrument dynasty. The Peavey Revolution tells the story of 40 years of persistence and passion, often in Hartley's own colorful words. 11" x 8.5", 160 pages
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$24.95
B-915B-915Item ID: 001426Building Vacuum Tube Guitar & Bass Amplifiers, Volume 2
The follow up to Volume 1 in the series, covering more advanced amplifier construction projects for the experienced builder. Includes detailed plans for the following five classic tube amplifiers: Deluxe (5E3) 15 watt amp with push-pull 6V6s · Bassman (5F6A) 50 Watt amp with push-pull 6L6s · AC30 Top Boost 30 watt amp with quad push-pull EL84s with Top Boost Mods - minus Vibrato circuit · Plexi Super Lead (1959) 100 watt amp with quad push-pull EL34s with master volume mod · Twin Reverb (AB763) with quad push-pull 6L6GCs with B
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$26.00
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B-701B-701Item ID: 001397The Complete Guide to Guitar & Amp Maintenance
The Complete Guide to Guitar and Amp Maintenance By Ritchie Fliegler From the author of 'AMPS!' comes an essential survival guide for every guitar player and amp owner. Packed with concise, clearly written tips on troubleshooting and repairs, with straightforward, step-by-step instructions using readily available tools. Contains over 150 photos. 80 pages, 0.6 lb.
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$12.95
B-952B-952Item ID: 001447The Les Paul Guitar Book
The Les Paul Guitar Book by Tony Bacon Tony Bacon's definitive guide to Gibson's most famous guitar moves into its latest and most complete version yet with this new and thoroughly revised edition.
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$24.95
B-943B-943Item ID: 001439Pickups: Windings and Magnets... And the Guitar Became Electric
Pickups Windings and Magnets...and the Guitar Became Electric By Mario Milan This is a comprehensive guide to guitar pickups, detailing their history and development in guitars such as Rickenbacker, Gibson, Fender, Gretsch, Danelectro, Epiphone as well as covering today's handcrafted replacement models with an overview of Japanese and European manufacturers.
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$22.50
B-938B-938Item ID: 001436The Soul of Tone: Celebrating 60 Years of Fender® Amps
The Soul of Tone - Celebrating 60 Years of Fender By Tom Wheeler, forward by Keith Richards 'The Soul of Tone' is a comprehensive history of the Fender amplifier, detailing the people, musicians and technical innovations that have made Fender amplifiers famous. Contains interviews with musicians such as Les Paul and Dick Dale as well as with people who helped engineer many of the designs. Has over 425 images of legendary guitarists such as Pete Townshend and BB King as well as photos of many different Fender amplifiers. 512 pages, hardbound, includes two audio CD's.
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$41.95
B-961B-961Item ID: 001452Guitar Effects Pedals, Dave Hunter
It's a golden age for guitar effects pedal users and makers right now, with over 40 years of design experience and musical experimentation to draw on. Your choice includes the original, pioneering 'vintage' models (if you can find and afford them), or souped-up 'clones' from more contemporary designers. Dave Hunter spells out the pros and cons of both in the uniquely comprehensive guide. In this guitarist-friendly style, the book explores: What each type of effect does, exactly - and the way it combines with your guitar and amplifier tone.
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$16.35
B-959B-959Item ID: 001450The Story of Paul Bigsby
The Story of Paul Bigsby By Andy Babiuk Most musicians are familiar with the famous Bigsby Vibrato, but not as many know about the wonderful guitars that Paul Bigsby built in the 1940s. Bigsby, who was responsible for developing and refining the pedal steel guitar, also built the first modern solid body electric guitar for Merle Travis in 1948, predating Leo Fender and Gibson's Les Paul by a number of years. The Story of Paul A. Bigsby tells how Bigsby influenced Fender and Gibson, as well as a number of other guitar manufacturers, in building techniques and design.
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$37.50
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