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post Jul 9 2007, 09:15 PM
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Okay, my first whammy bar was made of cast illuminum... i broke... i have a brass one that is bent nearly broken... what should a PROPER whammy be made of that wont break...


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post Jul 9 2007, 10:34 PM
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QUOTE (Xranthoius @ Jul 9 2007, 04:15 PM) *
Okay, my first whammy bar was made of cast illuminum... i broke... i have a brass one that is bent nearly broken... what should a PROPER whammy be made of that wont break...


Diamond? Tungsten Carbide? Carbon Nano-tubes? Neutron Star matter?

Just a few suggestions as I have no idea - a real guess would be something springy like steel so if you do bend it a little it will retain its shape.


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post Jul 9 2007, 10:46 PM
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QUOTE (Andrew Cockburn @ Jul 9 2007, 11:34 PM) *
Diamond? Tungsten Carbide? Carbon Nano-tubes? Neutron Star matter?


Imagine a JEM with Diamond Whammy Bar - price: 12000$ biggrin.gif biggrin.gif biggrin.gif


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post Jul 9 2007, 10:53 PM
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;P

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QUOTE (Xranthoius @ Jul 9 2007, 05:53 PM) *
;P

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i am guessing.... metal?
what would be sweet is a diamond one
or carbon fiber
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post Jul 10 2007, 01:35 AM
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I would want one made out of the souls of dying stars and planets, they could harness the power of 100 trillion suns multiplied by 3!!

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I would want one made out of the souls of dying stars and planets, they could harness the power of 100 trillion suns multiplied by 3!!



Then you would play so fast and awesome you could create a black hole.


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YES!!

Thats awesome!
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post Jul 10 2007, 08:32 AM
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QUOTE (Xranthoius @ Jul 9 2007, 10:15 PM) *
Okay, my first whammy bar was made of cast illuminum... i broke... i have a brass one that is bent nearly broken... what should a PROPER whammy be made of that wont break...

Whammy bar got broken? I have never heard of such thing before, honestly.
How do you use it/play with it? Maybe the tremolo tension springs is set too tight?


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post Jul 10 2007, 07:46 PM
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well i never put the whammy in that far, and i would do major divebombs and stuf... could be the tremolo tension thingy i never heard about o.O

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