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"No Rails" - P90 + dummy coil (humbucking)

In the P-Rails format, a pickup where the "rail" side is actually just a dummy coil, wound to buck the hum, but not make any sound. So the pickup produces a P90 sound, but is humbucking, and fits in a standard humbucker

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Tone detector

A pick up that mutes poles or strings not being picked or fingered.

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Piston

Preamp tube pedal with 4 - 12AX7 preamp tubes. I called it Piston because it reminds me of 4 pistons in a muscle car Using 4 will give much better gain as long as the circuits are wired in that fashion. The Preamp

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CATEGORY: Pedals

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Pedal-controlled metronome

Why do metronomes all need to be desktop units? Can't you have a simple thing at your feet that you use as a practice unit and control both tempo and on/off status with footswitches? Having it on your pedalboard would

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anonymous

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Quick X Pick-up Base

category: Pickups

Design a pickup base or special rings that will accept different pickups so one can replace a certain pickup with another pickup without soldering. Just plug-in and screw down. The pickup ring or base would have to be

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anonymous

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Vacuum tube preamp/hybrid Powerstage pedalboard amp

category: Pedals

A two channel full powered vacuum tube preamp after the input of a Powerstage amplifier with bass, mid, treble, presence, gain and master controls. I personally prefer 12A*7 tubes over the subminiature for the ability to

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Kirk Smith

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Flat screw-on gold foil pickups

category: Pickups

Make some authentic-ish high-fashion gold foil pickups that are flat enough to fit under the strings of a rear-routed strat or tele (one without a pickguard) without routing the body?

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SDRL SDRL

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Dual-stage 805

category: Pedals

The 805 has tons of headroom, which makes that circuit an excellent candidate for a 2-stage gain structure. This is obvious the moment you plug any kind of boost in front of it. So why not make a dual 805? Or an 805

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SDRL SDRL

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Phat Cat Refresh

category: Pickups

A refresh of the Phat Cat designs. Humbucker-sized P-90s are a product category offered by a number of different manufacturers and yet, when someone is asking for a recommendation, Seymour Duncan is rarely part of that

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SDRL SDRL

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Noiseless Quarter Pounders

category: Pickups

People love the QP (in 6-string guitars). People love noiseless singles. Let's chocolate that peanut butter.

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