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    NGD: SCHB II

    Got it yesterday on Pi Day. Oddly I snapped a pic on my phone and it was picture #314...no joke, no planning! Is it a sign?!? Haven't got to plug into an actual amp yet, have just done some unplugged strumming and played thru my phone for a minute. I couldn't turn down the price I got it for and I think the top and back are stellar. Here's some phone pics to start:





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    WOW, Vaughn! That one's a stunner! Congrats!
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    Stunning. Charcoal Burst is a great color on SC's.
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    Awesome flame. Beautiful!

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    GREAT guitars!
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    Damn! You didn't say it was an SC. I wouldn't have been on the fence had I known.

    Great score. If you get bored with it, DIBS!

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    Bangin'

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    That's a looker!

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    Gorgeous! And one of my two favorite colors...
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    Thanks guys. It's killing me that I've barely played it yet.

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    Definitely a keeper.

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    Wow, that's really nice!!!

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    Well, got to plug her in. Sounded great with clean & high gain. Plugged the piezo straight into one of the channels of our PA. Only problem is I got some massive hum- like a ground loop hum. This was with 2 cables plugged in at the same time. Maybe a DI like the Baggs para or something eliminates that? Should have read the little book that came with it. Have to do some research.
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    WOW!!! that is stunning!!! Love that color
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    You will have to lift ground on your amp if you plug to pa and amp at the same time. You are making a ground loop.

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    I don't think so...

    Quote Originally Posted by vchizzle View Post
    Got it yesterday on Pi Day. Oddly I snapped a pic on my phone and it was picture #314...no joke, no planning! Is it a sign?!?
    Huh?

    What's pi got to do with three hundred and fourteen? Pi is a little over 3, silly.

    Nice guitar, though.

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    I run a DI with the piezo output and some places need the ground lift on the DI. The Para is Greta, but most DIs have a ground lift, so you don't have to spend that much.

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    whoa! sweeeet!
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    Quote Originally Posted by bird_droppings View Post
    Huh?

    What's pi got to do with three hundred and fourteen? Pi is a little over 3, silly.

    Nice guitar, though.
    Give me a break. I realize the picture is missing the decimal. The fact the picture was taken 3/14 and the pic is 314...never mind.

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    Got to see this in person today at the meet and greet. Awesome axe.
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