Instructables: exploring - play - guitar - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 10 Dec 2016 10:56:22 PST BLOX v1.01 Guitar Effects Custom Pedal Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-Effects-Custom-Pedal-Board/
Guitar Effects Custom Pedal Board - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/5M4N/IWH364QG/FPN5M4NIWH364QG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/5M4N/IWH364QG/FPN5M4NIWH364QG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/5M4N/IWH364QG/FPN5M4NIWH364QG.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad For the budding musician, a looper pedal is supposed to be great for learning how to play, practice and jam with. I found a great deal on a used pedal and thought it would be perfect as a gift to my nephew who plays guitar. But knowing me, a pedal is a pedal, you need a pedal board to go with that. ...
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Thu, 8 Dec 2016 21:10:29 PST
Battery-powered, Leslie Style Amp Made From a Globe http://www.instructables.com/id/Battery-powered-Leslie-Style-Amp-Made-From-a-Globe/
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Sun, 27 Nov 2016 14:49:43 PST
Make Nylon strings sound like Gut strings / Baroque Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Nylon-Strings-Sound-Like-Gut-Strings-Baroque-/
Make Nylon strings sound like Gut strings / Baroque Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/BHJ9/IVHQMBYI/FHWBHJ9IVHQMBYI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/BHJ9/IVHQMBYI/FHWBHJ9IVHQMBYI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/BHJ9/IVHQMBYI/FHWBHJ9IVHQMBYI.SMALL.jpg ChristinD Hello fellow traversers of the earthly plane!This time I have a musical instructable, changing things up a bit. So, for those that don't know, before Classical Guitars started coming with Nylon strings they used to use Gut for string, stranding it out, twisting and drying it with other steps involve...
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Wed, 16 Nov 2016 12:18:57 PST
Making a 9 string guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-9-String-Guitar/
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Fri, 11 Nov 2016 13:26:17 PST
My home built Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Home-Built-Guitar/
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Wed, 9 Nov 2016 05:34:17 PST
DIY "Silent" Practise Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Silent-Practise-Guitar/
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Sat, 29 Oct 2016 10:45:43 PDT
Electrifying your acoustic guitar on the cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Electrifying-Your-Acoustic-Guitar-on-the-Cheap/
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Fri, 28 Oct 2016 02:50:06 PDT
Guitar Picks Case - Made From an Old CD Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-Picks-Case-Made-From-an-Old-CD-Case/
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Tue, 18 Oct 2016 22:07:39 PDT
Talk Box Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Talk-Box-Speaker/
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Tue, 18 Oct 2016 08:33:51 PDT
Playing Minor Pentatonic Scale on Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/Playing-Minor-Pentatonic-Scale-on-Guitar/
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Sun, 16 Oct 2016 14:54:13 PDT
GUITAR HACKS: diy pick case. http://www.instructables.com/id/GUITAR-HACKS-Diy-Pick-Case/
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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 19:05:36 PDT
Replacing a Jazz Bass Neck http://www.instructables.com/id/Replacing-a-Jazz-Bass-Neck/
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Tue, 6 Sep 2016 19:03:06 PDT
Build A Retro Guitar in 12 Easy Steps! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Retro-Guitar-in-12-Easy-Steps/
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 22:29:25 PDT
Stomp Box Shoe http://www.instructables.com/id/Stomp-Box-Shoe/
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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 15:10:15 PDT
Guitar Cajon Mod (Internal Snare) http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-Cajon-Mod-Internal-Snare/
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Thu, 2 Jun 2016 14:05:06 PDT
How to Make a Guitar Camara Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Guitar-Camara-Mount/
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Tue, 24 May 2016 14:58:32 PDT
The Three String Box Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Three-String-Box-Guitar/
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Tue, 24 May 2016 09:11:51 PDT
Defretting a Bass Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/Defretting-a-Bass-Guitar/
Defretting a Bass Guitar - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/E90G/IOD6JZSJ/FU8E90GIOD6JZSJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/E90G/IOD6JZSJ/FU8E90GIOD6JZSJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/E90G/IOD6JZSJ/FU8E90GIOD6JZSJ.SMALL.jpg ozymandias87 What's the point of an Instructable? The answer varies, but one overlooked point is that sometimes, you need inspiration. You need to see that someone else has attempted something and succeeded, and shown not only the steps and process, but also documented the mistakes. I hope you get the inspiratio...
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Wed, 18 May 2016 19:52:24 PDT
Canjo - one string banjo http://www.instructables.com/id/Canjo-One-String-Banjo/
Canjo - one string banjo - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/38SU/IOA9JMZ2/F0V38SUIOA9JMZ2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/38SU/IOA9JMZ2/F0V38SUIOA9JMZ2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0V/38SU/IOA9JMZ2/F0V38SUIOA9JMZ2.SMALL.jpg malkon You will need:A 500 mm long stick. 20x20 mmA small canA bit of strong, twinned stringSome nailsTiny pieces of hard wood 4x4 mmGlue Draw a line in the middle of the stick parallell to the edge.Mark the length of the can. Cut along the line.Fasten a nail in the other end. Let it stick up about...
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Mon, 16 May 2016 14:53:02 PDT
Tele-purplecaster http://www.instructables.com/id/Tele-purplecaster/
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Sun, 15 May 2016 12:44:00 PDT
Guitar From Trash http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-From-Trash/
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Wed, 11 May 2016 18:42:38 PDT
Prince Inspired Bass Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/Prince-Inspired-Bass-Guitar/
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Sun, 8 May 2016 19:17:53 PDT
Built in Guitar Headphone Amp http://www.instructables.com/id/Built-in-Guitar-Headphone-Amp/
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Sun, 10 Apr 2016 06:53:21 PDT
Simple Maintenance Tips to Make Your Electric Guitar Look and Sound Better http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Maintenance-Tips-to-Make-Your-Electric-Guit/
Simple Maintenance Tips to Make Your Electric Guitar Look and Sound Better - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/QM6T/IM28X4UT/F1EQM6TIM28X4UT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/QM6T/IM28X4UT/F1EQM6TIM28X4UT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1E/QM6T/IM28X4UT/F1EQM6TIM28X4UT.SMALL.jpg jj_clemens In this tutorial I will be showing how to change strings on electric guitars and how to clean your guitar to make it look shiny and new. This is a very important task for any guitar player as the strings are the life line of your guitar. Identify the parts of a guitar and Definitions Below are t...
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Mon, 21 Mar 2016 17:04:40 PDT
Small Tube Guitar Amplifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-Tube-Guitar-Amplifier/
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Sun, 13 Mar 2016 04:39:17 PDT
Milk Cap Guitar Picks http://www.instructables.com/id/Milk-Cap-Guitar-Picks/
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Sat, 5 Mar 2016 19:45:11 PST
How to Transition Between a G Chord and a C Chord on the Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Transition-Between-a-G-Chord-and-a-C-Chord-/
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Mon, 29 Feb 2016 23:44:28 PST
How to Play a C Major Chord on Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Play-a-C-Major-Chord-on-Guitar/
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Fri, 26 Feb 2016 14:23:12 PST
Electric Ukulele with Tone Controls http://www.instructables.com/id/Electrify-an-Ukulele-With-Tone-Controls/
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 10:32:56 PST
Wood Pedaltrain Novo 32 Pedalboard, Easy Build, Limited Tools http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Pedaltrain-Novo-32-Pedalboard-Easy-Build-Limi/
Wood Pedaltrain Novo 32 Pedalboard, Easy Build, Limited Tools - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/NIMQ/IK7C7QDJ/FHUNIMQIK7C7QDJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/NIMQ/IK7C7QDJ/FHUNIMQIK7C7QDJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/NIMQ/IK7C7QDJ/FHUNIMQIK7C7QDJ.SMALL.jpg vaiomouse8 Trust me all my steps will not be this LongShown in the last 2 pics of this step was my previous pedal board. It served me well for years but it had many design problems. My new wood pedaltrain novo 32 style pedalboard was designed with many considerations in mind:1 It should be cheap! $200 for a pe...
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 07:22:58 PST
Epic! Guitar Hero - Double Neck Guitar... Fail http://www.instructables.com/id/Epic-Guitar-Hero-Double-Neck-Guitar-Fail/
Epic! Guitar Hero - Double Neck Guitar... Fail - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/0CPW/IHWIR6FE/FSB0CPWIHWIR6FE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/0CPW/IHWIR6FE/FSB0CPWIHWIR6FE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/0CPW/IHWIR6FE/FSB0CPWIHWIR6FE.SMALL.jpg SCHLEPIC 2015 marks the 10 year anniversary of the pop culture phenomenon Guitar Hero. You remember, the video game that became more popular than the musical instrument it only vaguely succeeded to imitate? What better way to celebrate its decennial than to cannibalize two working guitar controllers and buil...
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Tue, 8 Dec 2015 07:45:27 PST
Twin neck (Geddy Lee style) http://www.instructables.com/id/Twin-neck-Geddy-Lee-style/
Twin neck (Geddy Lee style) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/DU1E/IHNP4F77/F8ODU1EIHNP4F77.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/DU1E/IHNP4F77/F8ODU1EIHNP4F77.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/DU1E/IHNP4F77/F8ODU1EIHNP4F77.SMALL.jpg p_282 I've always been a fan of Canadian power trio, Rush, and in particular their multi-instrumentalist lead singer Geddy Lee. I first saw his twin necked guitar/bass hybrid many years ago and lusted after it from the moment I saw it. However, as I am no longer a gigging musician, and Rickenbackers are n...
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Tue, 1 Dec 2015 12:12:41 PST
Infinite Guitar Sustainer http://www.instructables.com/id/Infinite-Guitar-Sustainer/
Infinite Guitar Sustainer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/QIQ8/IM80UJF2/F7WQIQ8IM80UJF2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/QIQ8/IM80UJF2/F7WQIQ8IM80UJF2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/QIQ8/IM80UJF2/F7WQIQ8IM80UJF2.SMALL.jpg EvanKale Today we're making a three-string guitar sustainer that fits under the strings like a guitar pickup.This sustainer will enable any guitar to hold out a note infinitely long, achieving that rich, violin-like, sustain sound.The principle behind this sustainer is the same principle that has been used b...
By: EvanKale

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Mon, 23 Nov 2015 09:10:51 PST
Tennis Rock-it http://www.instructables.com/id/Tennis-Rock-it/
Tennis Rock-it - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/OIRD/IGIDQPDY/FOQOIRDIGIDQPDY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/OIRD/IGIDQPDY/FOQOIRDIGIDQPDY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOQ/OIRD/IGIDQPDY/FOQOIRDIGIDQPDY.SMALL.jpg Henk Rijckaert Sooner or later,every child pretends that his tennis racket is a real-life guitar that you can actually play. Imagining endless encores, we all play on the stage of our bunk bed for screaming audiences going wild.That’s why I made this tennis racket into an electric guitar: as a noisy tribute to the...
By: Henk Rijckaert

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Mon, 2 Nov 2015 14:49:47 PST
Midi Foot Controller (Pedalera controladora MIDI) para Amplitube 3. http://www.instructables.com/id/Footswitch-Casero-para-Amplitube-3/
Midi Foot Controller (Pedalera controladora MIDI) para Amplitube 3. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/RA12/IE6XLVK0/FM2RA12IE6XLVK0.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/RA12/IE6XLVK0/FM2RA12IE6XLVK0.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/RA12/IE6XLVK0/FM2RA12IE6XLVK0.SMALL.jpg Claudio B Instrucciones de armado y puesta en funcionamiento del Midi Foot Controller .(Pedalera controladora MIDI) para Amplitube 3.Hola, uso habitualmente el programa Amplitube 3 para practicar con mi Guitarra, realmente me gustan mucho los sonidos y posibilidades de combinaciones que tiene. Cuando quise t...
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Sat, 5 Sep 2015 13:59:35 PDT
Magnetic Pick http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Pick/
Magnetic Pick - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/S3Q2/ID02FDIU/F8ES3Q2ID02FDIU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/S3Q2/ID02FDIU/F8ES3Q2ID02FDIU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/S3Q2/ID02FDIU/F8ES3Q2ID02FDIU.SMALL.jpg zombie19791 As a beginner guitar player, I'm very annoyed that my picks just disappeared every time I paused strumming for a few moments. What I used It's a short list of things I needed, to make my pick magnetic:-a pick-a small rare earth magnet (I got it from rolling paper packet, but you can buy them onl...
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Thu, 6 Aug 2015 09:20:32 PDT
GuitarToo-D2 (R2-D2 themed electric guitar) http://www.instructables.com/id/GuitarToo-D2-R2-D2-themed-electric-guitar/
GuitarToo-D2 (R2-D2 themed electric guitar) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/3CLP/ICPP4K3Y/FQ23CLPICPP4K3Y.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/3CLP/ICPP4K3Y/FQ23CLPICPP4K3Y.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ2/3CLP/ICPP4K3Y/FQ23CLPICPP4K3Y.SMALL.jpg DougMakesThings IntroductionI constructed this guitar a few years ago on a whim, with no previous experience building guitars. There was a lot of learning I had to do, but with a little patience and a steady hand you can use a similar technique to create an electric guitar in a variety of novel shapes. It's sturdy,...
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Thu, 30 Jul 2015 12:38:59 PDT
Make a Guitar with CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Guitar-with-CNC/
Make a Guitar with CNC - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/0E97/ICLRZYA9/FRQ0E97ICLRZYA9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/0E97/ICLRZYA9/FRQ0E97ICLRZYA9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRQ/0E97/ICLRZYA9/FRQ0E97ICLRZYA9.SMALL.jpg Drunken Woodworker Step by step instructions on how to make a solid body guitar on the CNC using parts from a cheap Epiphone Les Paul. I purchased my Epiphone Les Paul online for only $120 just to gut it for the electronics, hardware and neck. I used some 8/4 ash for the body and carved out the neck pocket, pickup and...
By: Drunken Woodworker

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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 08:40:42 PDT
sailboat to ukulele http://www.instructables.com/id/sailboat-to-ukulele/
sailboat to ukulele - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/OMXT/ICICUF4Q/FRUOMXTICICUF4Q.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/OMXT/ICICUF4Q/FRUOMXTICICUF4Q.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRU/OMXT/ICICUF4Q/FRUOMXTICICUF4Q.SMALL.jpg rickysp8 In 2006 my son and I each built a skiff /sailboat from plans by Iain Oughtred a great father and son project. unfortunately that fall while on the trailer in the back yard a large tree limb fell on my sons boat taking out most of one side. He thought that maybe he would repair it but never got the...
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Sat, 25 Jul 2015 20:18:05 PDT
E-Guitar Pickguard + Pickholder! http://www.instructables.com/id/E-Guitar-Pickguard-Pickholder/
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By: Michione

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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 12:49:31 PDT
Gift Cards --> Guitar Picks! http://www.instructables.com/id/Gift-Cards-Guitar-Picks/
Gift Cards --> Guitar Picks! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/0D8G/IBAN1VBD/FVG0D8GIBAN1VBD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/0D8G/IBAN1VBD/FVG0D8GIBAN1VBD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/0D8G/IBAN1VBD/FVG0D8GIBAN1VBD.SMALL.jpg rebeccaxrs Are you running out of guitar picks? Bored of plain colours and logos? Why not make your own guitar picks!It's easy and can be done with things lying around the house.First find some old gift cards, not the floppy ones but the plastic ones - you can guess how strong they are to how strong a guitar p...
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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 01:44:59 PDT
1 Watt Guitar Practice Amp Cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/5-Watt-Guitar-Practice-Amp-Cheap/
1 Watt Guitar Practice Amp Cheap! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/M4M1/IANRQLRT/FHXM4M1IANRQLRT.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/M4M1/IANRQLRT/FHXM4M1IANRQLRT.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/M4M1/IANRQLRT/FHXM4M1IANRQLRT.SMALL.jpg monkeywork Ok, usually I wait before starting another project... but this fell into my lap.A friend brought in his busted computer speakers, said, "They're busted." and wandered away.I had just read the article on Make Magazine for the 5 watt cracker box amp and gears started turning. Why not? Step1: Compute...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 11:52:52 PDT
Cheaply Record Studio-quality Music http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheaply-Record-Studio-quality-Music/
Cheaply Record Studio-quality Music - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F27/PRXT/IA3YSQJB/F27PRXTIA3YSQJB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F27/PRXT/IA3YSQJB/F27PRXTIA3YSQJB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F27/PRXT/IA3YSQJB/F27PRXTIA3YSQJB.SMALL.jpg OptimumAlliance It doesn't require microphones worth more than your car to record music that sounds good. You can record good-quality music in your own home for less than £50, or $77. The only remotely costly equipment you need here is some sort of USB condenser microphone, no need for audio interfaces, monitors, m...
By: OptimumAlliance

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Tue, 26 May 2015 04:28:23 PDT
The Strummer http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Strummer/
The Strummer - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/39V3/I7MXGYQA/FQR39V3I7MXGYQA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/39V3/I7MXGYQA/FQR39V3I7MXGYQA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQR/39V3/I7MXGYQA/FQR39V3I7MXGYQA.SMALL.jpg SteevAtBlueDust Making a keyboard sound like a (strummed) guitar by using:A MIDI keyboard to determine the chordAn Arduino to determine which string is being playedA piece of software to remap the keyboard chord to a guitar chord, and play only the notes that the Arduino says to. The circuit In principle, the ci...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 03:35:29 PDT
How to Play a "Power" Chord http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Play-a-Power-Chord/
How to Play a "Power" Chord - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/KA65/I9YC6BPY/F5KKA65I9YC6BPY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/KA65/I9YC6BPY/F5KKA65I9YC6BPY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/KA65/I9YC6BPY/F5KKA65I9YC6BPY.SMALL.jpg Jabinaise In this instructable you will learn how to play the traditional power chord. This is the crutch that nearly all of rock music rests upon. The ability to transition quickly between different chord notes is a wonderful tool for any beginning guitarist. Learning the Important Parts of Your Guitar T...
By: Jabinaise

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Tue, 19 May 2015 16:05:47 PDT
Guitar Pick Avengers !!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-Pick-Avengers/
Guitar Pick Avengers !!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/7Y2H/I9YRSCEQ/FJQ7Y2HI9YRSCEQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/7Y2H/I9YRSCEQ/FJQ7Y2HI9YRSCEQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/7Y2H/I9YRSCEQ/FJQ7Y2HI9YRSCEQ.SMALL.jpg caijiu9 Guitar Pick Avengers LogoIron ManThorHulkCaptain America1 mm Thickness for pick0.6 mm Thickness for image If Like , VOTE ME THANK YOU !!! :) Avengers Logo a2.stlIron Man iron-pick09Thor thor.stlHulk hulk.stlCaptain America a-pickEnjoy And Vote Me thank you !
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Tue, 19 May 2015 07:14:12 PDT
Build a Semi-hollowbody Electric Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Semi-hollowbody-Electric-Guitar/
Build a Semi-hollowbody Electric Guitar - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/WRMO/I9Q9FD5W/FX6WRMOI9Q9FD5W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/WRMO/I9Q9FD5W/FX6WRMOI9Q9FD5W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX6/WRMO/I9Q9FD5W/FX6WRMOI9Q9FD5W.SMALL.jpg jmacfarlane This instructable will show you how to build a bolt-on neck, semi-hollowbody electric guitar, in the manner of Fender's Thinline guitars and similar. The body I made is similar to a Jazzmaster or Jaguar, with a flat top, but the steps would be the same for any body shape and for carved-top bodies. U...
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Sat, 16 May 2015 15:20:36 PDT
Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Maintaining a Guitar (But Were Afraid to Ask) http://www.instructables.com/id/Everything-You-Ever-Wanted-to-Know-About-Maintaini/
Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Maintaining a Guitar (But Were Afraid to Ask) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/UAQI/I941D4WA/FRFUAQII941D4WA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/UAQI/I941D4WA/FRFUAQII941D4WA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/UAQI/I941D4WA/FRFUAQII941D4WA.SMALL.jpg jmacfarlane Guitar maintenance can be a frustrating and expensive business. This instructable aims to help with that. If I missed something you think should be included, let me know; likewise, if you've got a question, put it in the comments and we'll see if we can't get you squared away. Know Your Instrument...
By: jmacfarlane

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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 22:25:15 PDT
Guitar amp footswitch http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-amp-footswitch/
Guitar amp footswitch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/11DL/I8YBIGGG/FX211DLI8YBIGGG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/11DL/I8YBIGGG/FX211DLI8YBIGGG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/11DL/I8YBIGGG/FX211DLI8YBIGGG.SMALL.jpg Alex1258 Recently, I acquired this guitar amp to use it when I want to practise but don't want to use my bigger rig. I'm planning on revamping it. The previous owner lost the footswitch so I thought I would make one just for the fun of making it instead of buying a new one. I will make this Instructable so t...
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 20:30:46 PDT
Make an 8-String Ukulele From your Normal Ukulele http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-8-String-Ukulele-From-your-Normal-Ukulele/
Make an 8-String Ukulele From your Normal Ukulele - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/EQFA/I82VUEJR/FJQEQFAI82VUEJR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/EQFA/I82VUEJR/FJQEQFAI82VUEJR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJQ/EQFA/I82VUEJR/FJQEQFAI82VUEJR.SMALL.jpg jonny boxmonkey Make your normal (preferably cheap) ukulele into an 8-string uke. An 8-string ukulele is played just like a normal ukulele, so you won't have to re-learn chords or anything! I call this the "gizmo" modBefore we start, you should know, to make this all simpler I've created a PDF printout that you can...
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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 12:49:24 PDT