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  1. Jim C liked GentProvocateur's post in the thread Testing Compressors: Cali, Smoothie, Empress, Diamond, Keeley, FEA, Darkglass, Doc Lloyd, JHS & more.

    now that is a nice feature set. Can't wait for your review, particularly about the "Dynamic Adaptive Attack & Release" BECOS CompIQ Mini...

    Oct 23, 2018 at 11:00 PM
  2. Jim C liked Fuzzbass's post in the thread Testing Compressors: Cali, Smoothie, Empress, Diamond, Keeley, FEA, Darkglass, Doc Lloyd, JHS & more.

    Teeny tiny comp, but has a SWEET GAIN REDUCTION LADDER. :thumbsup: Still don't understand why metering is overlooked by so many comp...

    Oct 23, 2018 at 10:59 PM
  3. Jim C liked scubaduba's post in the thread Testing Compressors: Cali, Smoothie, Empress, Diamond, Keeley, FEA, Darkglass, Doc Lloyd, JHS & more.

    More good news. SolidGoldFx is sending a Horizon compressor.

    Oct 23, 2018 at 10:59 PM
  4. Jim C liked scubaduba's post in the thread Testing Compressors: Cali, Smoothie, Empress, Diamond, Keeley, FEA, Darkglass, Doc Lloyd, JHS & more.

    Good news. Strymon confirmed they will be sending an OB.1 Optical Compressor with the Bass Modification.

    Oct 23, 2018 at 10:58 PM
  5. Jim C liked Skillet's post in the thread Quality straps that won't cost a lot.

    I wish I had all the money I've spent on cheap straps that I thought would be good enough. I've got a pile of $10 to $20 straps that...

    Oct 22, 2018 at 10:58 PM
  6. Jim C liked meatwad's post in the thread Lead Sled Appreciation Thread.

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  7. Jim C replied to the thread Metal flake Vs Sparkle finishes.

    Back in the day, did anyone ever put flake in a color coat or only in the clear coat?

    Oct 22, 2018 at 10:38 PM
  8. Jim C replied to the thread Bass in car during work day in winter?.

    So, we know that extreme changes in temp and humidity can hurt instruments. Gentle aclamation of temp works great. BUT - No good can...

    Oct 22, 2018 at 10:36 PM
  9. Jim C liked Bruce Johnson's post in the thread Bass in car during work day in winter?.

    For your reference, when we build up a nitro-lacquer finished instrument here, where we deliberately want the aged cracked look, we put...

    Oct 22, 2018 at 10:01 PM
  10. Jim C liked Caca de Kick's post in the thread Bass in car during work day in winter?.

    Because from shipping "we" let them acclimate before we open the cases or take indoors from freezing. At practice, you need to open it...

    Oct 22, 2018 at 10:00 PM
  11. Jim C liked Killed_by_Death's post in the thread Does an accurate fret rocker type tool really need to cost $39 (with shipping)?.

    Nope, it's a conspiracy. They're changing the facts on us :woot:

    Oct 22, 2018 at 9:58 PM
  12. Jim C replied to the thread Does an accurate fret rocker type tool really need to cost $39 (with shipping)?.

    Yes, used to do this at the machine shop I worked at many years ago on a surface plate. Funny that I did this exact same think on a...

    Oct 22, 2018 at 7:39 PM
  13. Jim C replied to the thread Dimarzio Model J favorite wiring or preamp.

    I installed model J's in the mid to late 70's. I don't recall them advising a change to 500 Ohm posts so I never did and like it just...

    Oct 22, 2018 at 1:19 PM
  14. Jim C replied to the thread Player series p bass.

    I haven't played a MIM for years until last week. Tried theP Player, Standard, and the limited edition GC Ocean Turquoise (which I have...

    Oct 22, 2018 at 1:06 PM