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Sound Like Adam Jones Using The Strymon Iridium

Introduction Tool has a very faithful fan base and I count myself to them. As a hobby guitarist, I’m constantly looking to get as close to Adam Jones’ tone as possible. There are many resources on how to sound like Adam Jones and this article aims to fill a tiny gap. We know what gear […]

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Self-Hosted Bitwarden On Raspberry Pi

Install Docker # curl -sSL https://get.docker.com | sh Add user(s) to the docker group. The default user would be pi. However, I highly recommend deactivating the default user. # usermod -aG docker pi Reboot and then test docker $ docker run hello-world Install more dependencies # apt-get install -y libffi-dev libssl-dev # apt-get install -y […]

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Howto Build a Heptagram

Theory The Heptagram in Numbers The following sketch shows a heptagram with all the edges and angles we’ll need. Below the actual heptagram, the sketch also shows one of the seven edges from all sides. The important angles within the heptagram are:     The edges shown in the sketch are as follows. The edge […]

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Mooer Micro ABY Ground Lift

If you call yourself a proud owner of the Mooer Micro ABY mk2, congratulations, because it’s a great and cheap solution for ABY switching on or next to your pedal board. However, if you want to use the Micro ABY with one guitar and two amps, you might run into a significant problem, a ground […]

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MXR Octavio Switch Mod

Have you ever wondered how an Octavio would sound without the octave up? Me too and then I made the MXR Octavio Switch Mod, for the limited edition JHM6 Jimi Hendrix version from 2018 (?). It’s kind of funny, because on the latest 2019 JHW2 psych mini octavio has a switchable octave, but the newer […]

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MXR Carbon Copy Mini Trim Pots

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Adam Jones HX Stomp Patch

I created an Adam Jones Tool Sound Patch for the Line6 HX Stomp. Check it out for free.

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Hughes & Kettner Tubemeister 18 Headphones

Introduction After a couple of years of abstinence, I bought myself a new guitar and a new amp. Since I wasn’t really happy with my Gibson Les Paul LPJ 2014 (tonally), I got myself a Fender HSS Strat (Made in Mexico) this time. It was the mid-ish tone that I didn’t like with the Les […]

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Fetch youtube annotations

Hi peeps, it’s me again. I just thought that it might be time to share something. I’ve tried to copy the text from a youtube annotation (those neat boxes that appear within a video). Unfortunately, it seems that flash doesn’t support it or youtube deactivates it. However, those annotations are kept in an xml-file attached […]