TC Helicon VoiceLive3 Pedal Refurbishment

A lot of capable technology lives in this device.  However, if the musician can’t select a configuration because the big rotary selector knob broke off, then it’s e-waste.  Can the Unbrokenstring Crew bring this pedal back from the dumpster? Pedals live on the floor, and there is plenty of dust to attest to to the…

Boss BCB-60 Pedal Board Repair

This pedal board quit completely during the church service.  Joe got it going again by rewiring around everything after he realized that the power supplied from this pedal board died.  Could the Unbrokenstring Crew get to the bottom of this issue? Joe has his name on everything!  This pedal board is actually a big rugged…

Behringer T1953 Preamp Refurb

This preamplifier and microphone processor is in the audio chain of every hit produced by Majic$tyle Studios over in Houston’s 3rd Ward.  But it quit one day.  So the music quit.  Could the Unbrokenstring Crew help the Majic$tyle Crew bring back the music? Like many recording facilities around Houston, the modest studio in the back…

KRK Rokit8 Powered Studio Monitor Repair

Steve used these monitors in his studio constantly. Unexpectedly, they broke. Can the Unbrokenstring Crew bring them back to life? These monitors have no grille so the raw loudspeakers were given a little protection for the trip to the shop.   These are entirely self-contained, with power supply, amplifier, input attenuation, and high frequency controls…

Ibanez Compressor Pedal CP10 Repair

Mysteriously, this pedal just went mute while playing.  Can the Unbrokenstring Crew get it going again? I find this to be a unique design.  But I cannot help but think that the assumption was made that everyone uses their right foot to run the pedal.  Using your left foot is a little awkward.   Let’s…

Wireless Shure SM58 Battery Leaked

This microphone was part of the estate of an amateur journalist. As she moved into treatment and into hospice, there were other concerns besides removing the batteries from unused equipment. Could the Unbrokenstring Crew revive this unit and make it usable again? This microphone is a basic SM58 capsule coupled to a battery-operated VHF FM…

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. …

Ibanez / Stratus TS-9 Clone Pedal Repair

What do we have here? This pedal is completely custom inside and out.  Who made it?  And why does it not work?  Can the Unbrokenstring Crew decipher this jewel and get it working again? Matt received this as a gift after a live show, from an appreciative fan.  It has an honored place on his…