Guitar Messages by Dave Bolt

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  1. Dave Bolt (134)
    Instructional Forum · 56 Hits · 6/16/2008 9:57 PM
    im an intermediate player, and im trying to lear to pick up sweep picking. i was hoping to see how long it takes to catch on, because it seem sooo tedious. also any tips would be helpful if you got em.
  2. Dave Bolt (134)
    Building/Repair Forum · 58 Hits · 10/22/2007 1:32 PM
    i recently got a pretty good deal on an ltd b50, its a pretty good guitar except the action is really high in the middle of the neck. its fine at the bridge and nut but it gets high as you reach the middle. there isnt much more room to lower it ...(more)
  3. Dave Bolt (134)
    Equipment Forum · 112 Hits · 10/2/2006 4:09 PM
    Hey everyone, I have an old (I believe pre 1974) Ibanez bass. Its model # 2387B seen here at the bottom of hte page: http://www.break-even.org/ibanez/1976/golden.htm I was hoping some one would have some history on it. I already found some stu...(more)
  4. Dave Bolt (134)
    Building/Repair Forum · 16 Hits · 2/9/2006 2:35 PM
    Thanks you guys you have all been a great help. after tinkering with it enough, ive just about got it. i just have to get the actoin a little lower... but ill get it. any more tips you may have will still be great. Thanks all!!!
  5. Dave Bolt (134)
    Equipment Forum · 29 Hits · 2/2/2006 11:26 AM
    Hey everyone, I have an old (I believe pre 1974) Ibanez bass. Its model # 2387B seen here at the bottom of hte page: http://www.break-even.org/ibanez/1976/golden.htm I was hoping some one would have some history on it. I already found some stu...(more)
  6. Dave Bolt (134)
    Equipment Forum · 34 Hits · 1/31/2006 11:58 AM
    Thanks Michael. It looks like the one that i have is the explorer (I). How can I be sure of the year that a guitar was produced though? I've been using hte first 2 numbers of the serial number.
  7. Dave Bolt (134)
    Equipment Forum · 18 Hits · 1/31/2006 11:23 AM
    sorry "rocking tremolo"
  8. Dave Bolt (134)
    Building/Repair Forum · 16 Hits · 1/31/2006 10:53 AM
    Its a Jackson King V. I already had it in the shop and had the neck adjusted. The guy didnt know much about how to set it up either since he wasnt familiar w/ this tuning. My 1st string is a 12 and i believe my 6th is a 52. I dont mind if my act...(more)
  9. Dave Bolt (134)
    Building/Repair Forum · 104 Hits · 1/31/2006 9:17 AM
    Im having trouble setting up my guitar for B tuning. I cant get the strings to stop buzzing. It has a Floyd Rose, and I dont want to file down any frets. I have already put large gage strings on. can anyone give me any tips? Thanks, Dave.
  10. Dave Bolt (134)
    Equipment Forum · 59 Hits · 1/31/2006 9:08 AM
    Can some one please help me find some info on what i think is an 82 gibson explorer. Its has an unusual set up in that it has 3 tone knobs that are offset from each other (they're not in line) and a rock tremolo. i cant find any information on t...(more)