Noisy Gibson P90 Soapbar Pickups

So ever since I’ve had my 2015 Gibson Les Paul Special Double-cut, the soapbar P90 pickups have always been very noisy. They were making much more noise than the single coil pickups on my Strat. A lot of that noise would go away when I touched the string or bridge which indicates a ground problem. … Read more

Synsonics Pro Project – Part 1

A friend of mine came to me to see if I could help her fix and improve her husband’s guitar so he could play it again. Apparently he really enjoyed playing this guitar, but some things have broken on it and he hasn’t touched it since. The guitar in question is a Synsonics Pro strat-style … Read more

New tools, new toys

Over the past few weeks I’ve been hard at work getting my garage set up to be my workshop. Here is a list of my improvements: Tool hangers on walls to get tools and bikes off the floor Built a quick sail loft above one garage door New wood on workbenches to provide a better … Read more