An easy way to make a pickup from a transformer. Part 2: Use
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An easy way to make a pickup from a transformer. Part 2: Use

Introduction Prerequisites. This is the continuation of the other post, “Happiness Does Exist! An Easy Way to Make a Magnetic Pickup“. Now it’s about the implementation of the idea of the DIY pickup from the transformer. Charger In the previous post, I said “spare transformer” to use, but I forgot to say where you can…

Deltoluxe Pickup: Distant Sound of the Old Delta Blues.
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Deltoluxe Pickup: Distant Sound of the Old Delta Blues.

Introduction The Gretch Deltoluxe Pickup since released was quite an intriguing novelty to me. I always thought that the piezo transducer is the only right choice for the blues guitar. You just have no alternative when you have to preserve the acoustic sound of the instrument carefully. Which is considered an authentic blues sound. And…

Embrace The Magic: Solo Guitar Kit For Your Music
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Embrace The Magic: Solo Guitar Kit For Your Music

Solo Music Gear: Your Ultimate Destination for DIY Solo Guitar Kits Embark on a Musical Journey of Craftsmanship Solo Music Gear stands out as more than just an online store—it’s a haven for musicians and DIY enthusiasts. Explore a world of creativity and craftsmanship with their diverse range of DIY Solo guitar kits. Crafting Your Unique Sound with…

How To Build Your DIY Magnetic Pickup For Diddley Bow: Part 1
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How To Build Your DIY Magnetic Pickup For Diddley Bow: Part 1

Introduction: Did you know you can build a DIY magnetic pickup for your CBG or Diddley Bow for next to nothing? Magnetic pickups offer a warmer tone and higher output compared to piezo pickups, which are commonly used in these instruments. Materials: Broken headphones (free from friends or electronics stores) Magnet (from the headphones) Copper…

Blood Red Telecaster Project: closer to the results.
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Blood Red Telecaster Project: closer to the results.

Finally I’ve got some time to describe how this “telecaster” guitar project is going so far. I didn’t expect that everything will go smoothly. Well and I was right! It is always a challenge when you are trying to put together some random parts from different projects. Which were just collecting the dust in your…