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Planet Waves NS Mini Headstock Tuner: NOW AVAILABLE!

Discussion in 'TalkBass Bazaar: Effects & Electronics' started by SLaPiNFuNK, Sep 20, 2011.

  1. SLaPiNFuNK

    SLaPiNFuNK Gold Supporting Member

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    Planet Waves newest headstock tuner is now available. This thing is tiny! Total stealth mode tuning!

    Hard to notice when looking at the front of the bass when installed. 360 Degree swivel head to easily view at any angle. Clear easy to read color display. Auto Off after a few minutes. Buy one for each bass and leave it installed!

    Available from BassStringsOnline.com
    Planet Waves NS Mini Headstock Tuner

    Check our link for more pictures in the image gallery...
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    Anxiously awaiting mine...
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    SLaPiNFuNK Gold Supporting Member

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    SLaPiNFuNK Gold Supporting Member

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    For those not setup as a VIP and would like to purchase one right away use the following discount code to purchase the tuner at the VIP price! This is only available to Non-VIP's. Enter this code at checkout: forumnsmini

    Once purchased with this code we will set you up as VIP's for future purchases.
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    Just ordered mine.
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    what is VIP price as opposed to normal price on website ?
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    SLaPiNFuNK Gold Supporting Member

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    To get the VIP price on this item without being registered as a VIP just use the code: forumnsmini

    If you place an order using that code I will set you up as a VIP.

    VIP status gives you discounts across the site and access to special promos when available.
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    just ordered mine.. GREAT price on the BS66 Rotosound strings as well.. I will be ordering them from you from now on...

    JON
  9. SLaPiNFuNK

    SLaPiNFuNK Gold Supporting Member

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    You got your order in just in time! Shipping tonight!!!

    Also sent you an email about the VIP pricing now active on your account.

    Thank you!
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    How well does this unit perform?
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    SLaPiNFuNK Gold Supporting Member

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    Awesome on most instruments I have tried it on.

    I have used it on Ukelele, Guitar, Banjo, Electric Basses, Acoustic Guitar, etc...

    I have used it in a club setting on my electric basses and it works great. Very responsive.

    The B string depends on the instrument for the open string but generally the B string picks up fine with the 12th fret or 5th fret harmonic.

    I have noticed if you clap it too tightly it does not respond as well as if it was one ratchet clamp looser.

    I have one on all of my basses currently except my Ken Smiths... There isnt the most room on the Ken Smith 6 String Headstocks I have but some are mounting it at the top of the headstock instead.

    Click the photo gallery on the website to see some more installed pix.
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    SLaPiNFuNK Gold Supporting Member

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    Also there are 5 reviews on our website from actual users as well...
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    Ima need to try one of them there cutie-pies :cool:
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    I now have one on my Kala U-Bass. Works great.
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    I have an intellitouch tuner... The black one... It didn't work too well on my electrics, tuning in noisy situations... Have you used this thing in a loud setting?
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    SLaPiNFuNK Gold Supporting Member

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    I have gone to Jam Sessions where I pull my bass out and tune up really quick before going up on stage. It works just fine as if there was no music playing. But now, Its so quick and easy to turn on I don't have to fumble with anything I can tune up while I am walking onto the stage!

    Speaking of the Kala U-Bass however... Last night I was at a jam and noticed a guy trying to tune his acoustic hollow body U-Bass. I popped mine on his, and he couldnt get the E A D strings to tune... My guess was the loud music that was playing was vibrating through the body of the instrument making it also vibrate the tuner and not work. The U-Bass acted as a pickup at that point! Have you experienced that SBassman?
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    I haven't had it at a gig yet, so I can't say I know how it will all behave in a loud situation. But - Scotch over in the Kala Club thread uses one on his acoustic U-Bass, and he says he hasn't had any trouble. He plays big arena gigs.

    I will definitely report back when I log some gig time with it.
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    SCORE !!!!!!!
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    Got mine, works great.

    FAST shipping, I think it was teleported from west coast to east coast.

    used it on a gig last night.. performed fantastic. SUPER bright display which is great..
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    I got one too... And it does work well... Better than my intellitouch... I like leaving it on the headstock too. Really convenient...

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