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Old 05-05-2012, 05:57 AM   #40826
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So my MX518 powered off twice last night playing Saints Row IV. I think I'm finally ready to bid it farewell. .. KVM blah blah....
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Old 05-05-2012, 06:18 AM   #40827
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Sammie GS2 Hercules, thinking of getting a bt Kb for it as I post quite a bit from it and typing on touch is less than pathetic
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Old 05-05-2012, 06:47 AM   #40828
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Sammie GS2 Hercules, thinking of getting a bt Kb for it as I post quite a bit from it and typing on touch is less than pathetic
do you got the speech to text thing? I use it a lot...
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Old 05-05-2012, 01:47 PM   #40831
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do you got the speech to text thing? I use it a lot...
Do not like, it automatically displays possible words as I type but doesnt post unless I select. Either way I dont like lol

I saw some kb's @ the local PC store that may be a "wise" investment
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Old 05-05-2012, 04:40 PM   #40833
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ha ha ha this was the same router I had that only lasted a week and I found a vid of someone smashing it!

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Old 05-05-2012, 05:30 PM   #40834
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^^ Invite your neighbours over and fire it up with your SG
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Old 05-05-2012, 05:45 PM   #40836
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^^ Invite your neighbours over and fire it up with your SG
that is dangerous..as that randall is so loud LOL.. Actually my SG has been relegated to the C tuning.. So .. It will sound very ballsy and bassy.. Last time I cracked it.. Had a stereo hooked up to it...Randall was driving 2 X 12"s.. Turned those speakers to brittle dust in a few hours.. Listening to R&B, smoking a blunt.. Had the amp maby turned up 50%

I need to do so much work to that guitar atm.. its unreal.. I want to get a smoked glass pickgaurd,Rewire the active electronics.. Mainly I just need, 3 25k pots and a angled toggle..AND some patience.... Eventually I want to get all black hardware too..Also my neck has a small crack in the heel.. So having it detuned has actually put less stress on the neck

on a slightly related note.. Playing in C tuning is actually pretty kool.. Just have to watch my bending during solo's . So easy to overbend
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Branden; if you aint livin' on the edge, you're taking up space!

In term's of the guitar are the electrics hard to find or just lacking motivation ATM? No, not Ass To Mouth, i know you were thinking that! You dirty bird you

Repairing the neck is something you can do yourself or you need to drop it off to a "specialist"? I would think you could find most of the electric stuff at a place like parts express no? I really don't know much about gee-tarz other than the sound's they produce are fucking wicked!

I've been waiting for some more of your vid's, thought you were working on something by Monster Magnet IIRC
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Branden; if you aint livin' on the edge, you're taking up space!

In term's of the guitar are the electrics hard to find or just lacking motivation ATM? No, not Ass To Mouth, i know you were thinking that! You dirty bird you

Repairing the neck is something you can do yourself or you need to drop it off to a "specialist"? I would think you could find most of the electric stuff at a place like parts express no? I really don't know much about gee-tarz other than the sound's they produce are fucking wicked!

I've been waiting for some more of your vid's, thought you were working on something by Monster Magnet IIRC
To lazy to record anything.. I leaned their song called BUMMER and SPACE LORD.. Ill do that sometime this weekend

On the electronics.. I just need to put the money aside to get the pots. I might place an order for them in the next couple of days.. 25k is pretty low ohmage and is used for electronics that are low impedance (built in preamp and requires a battery)


I can fix the neck myself.. I just need to get the tools such as the claps and glue...

The SG has been relegated to 2nd line use so I tend to be a bit lazzy when it comes to putting money in her..YEP... I prefer my Made in India ,12 year old Jackson Dk 2 with revamped electronics over my 27 year old beat up Gibson with actives...

The main advantage the SG has over the jackson is that I can detune it on a whim.. Not so with the jackson.. which will require extensive adjustment to the springs, possible intonation,action and truss rod adjustment as well.. PLUS.. The bridge has to settle.. This can take alot of patience and time.. With a floating bridge.. Once you have it setup for another tuning.. you stick with that tuning..You can also block off the tremelo or buy special parts, and this will make it somewhat easier to change tunings

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that is dangerous..as that randall is so loud LOL.. Actually my SG has been relegated to the C tuning.. So .. It will sound very ballsy and bassy.. Last time I cranked it..
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this is fucked up.... it's hot but I got a freaking cold...
Always seems to happen to me, as soon as the warm weather arrives, my nose stuffs up. Its as if I need to be punished for not freezing anymore.
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I just need to get the tools such as the claps and glue...
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TONS of people got 2,000 dollar systems and they are using 10 dollar surge protectors!!!! WTF mates? don't yah care about your systems?
Because it makes no difference what-so-ever. If lightning is powerful enough to travel miles through the air, a tiny little breaker will do nothing to stop it. It will just jump it. The only real defense is keeping the surges out of your house to begin with via a good grounding system.

Expensive power strips are a waste of money.

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Then another $55 to get a copy of the title, then even if the car is driving, you have to hire an official tow truck to haul it out of the impound, which is $50.
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those 10 dollar surge protectors are simply power strips with no actual protection... scares me... just becuase the power never goes off it's not all ok... you need to have protection from fluctuations in current. UPSes are the best for that. Even on crappy PCs I have a entry level 450VA UPS for those. Mine for this system is 1000VA/600W.

and HOLY SHIT those storm things would scare me.. and excite me..
Again. Protection at the wall plug is useless. And your computer's power supply has better inbuilt protection from line surges and brown outs than power strips and UPSes. UPSes are really only there to save your work in case of power loss.

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A couple years ago a storm like that hit us. Winds in excess of 90MPH. I was in a bar at the time, didn't see it coming. When the storm hit, they closed the bar down as power was browning out.

Needed to walk at a 45 degree angle to stay upright, even in town. Wouldn't want to be outdoors on bald prairie.

Went to work the next day, we were working at an RTM site at the time (Ready-To-Move homes. Not those modular things that look like mobile homes, but full-sized houses) and one of the houses had been blown off the cribs and completely destroyed.



Surge protector is a misnomer. They protect against transients, and even then, only temporarily. The MOV inside the "Surge Protector" is a sacrificial component; it loses some effectiveness each time it functions. Expect any surge protector to be nothing more than a power strip after a year or so.


Well you don't buy a 90's sportscar for fuel efficiency, but no, they were decent from what I hear.



Metal-Oxide Varistors are what makes them function. What they do is shunt the excess current/voltage out the neutral rather than through your equiptment. They are sacrificial, so they don't last, and they aren't meant for "Surge Suppression" in the actual sense.

To protect against a true surge (like lightning or a catastrophic power system control failure at the power company) your only hope is a whole-house surge protector, which works by shunting the surge directly into the ground, at the point your power service enters the house.

Electricity tends to follow the path of least resistance, so with a whole-house surge protector (essentially an electronic lightning rod) the easiest path to take is right into the ground where it can dissipate safely.
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Originally Posted by Wile E View Post
Bail it out and resell it.
Again, the car is not legally mine and the original title trumps a copy. So, if I have a certified copy and the current owner shows up with the blue title that has my signature on it, then I have to return the car. I highly doubt that the new owners even care, or have the money to hire a lawyer, but I still wouldn't take that chance.
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