Professional Advice for Those Caring For Flood-Damaged Guitars

Roy Bowen and Scott Leedy of RS Guitarworks in Winchester, Kentucky had it in their hearts to reach out to Houston area musicians, documenting their experiences gained while working with flood-damaged guitars during the big flood in Nashville back in 2010.  The Unbrokenstring Crew is honored and blessed to be able to publish this document…

Noisy Controls in an SWR Red Head Bass Combo

This combo amp really turns heads whenever it is played.  However, over the decades, the controls have become noisy. Time for the Unbrokenstring Crew to do some remedial magic and get this unit back in top form! This unit has a 1U rack space under the head unit, which is a nice touch!   Let’s…

Maxtone CB Wah Wah Pedal Repair

George had this wah pedal in his collection but realized one day that it didn’t work.  Could the Unbrokenstring Crew help? These pedals are common but there is very little literature available on them.  That won’t stop us!   On the bottom of the unit, we find this text.   And, we find this text. …

Ampeg BA115 Bass Combo Amp Repair

Mysteriously, this modern Ampeg bass combo amp quit working.  Could the Unbrokenstring Crew make it right? The unit appears to be completely dead, with power present at the fuse holder.  Let’s go inside to take a look around.   More goodness from St. Louis Music.   This picture documents the wiring polarity on the main…