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    fretout replied to the thread Triple G rectifier clip.
    Congrats man! I wish I could find another Mesa locally. BTW, are you certain you nabbed a Rev. G? Normally, the Rev. Gs all has the...
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    Hey Donnie, I’ve played all the amps in question. In my personal opinion, the Mark V’s modes for the IIC+ and the IV aren’t that close...
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    My last ex had a very creative idea and ordered me a custom guitar strap from these guys...
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    fretout replied to the thread Mesa mark 3 no stripe?.
    Hahaha! Do they handle ferret rights too?! Sorry, no Herbert here...but I do have a few Coliseums and Triple Rectifiers in the stable.
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    fretout replied to the thread Mesa mark 3 no stripe?.
    I can visualize exactly the sort of scenario you are explaining. I had a buddy that was a great lead player, but had the worst...
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    fretout reacted to Beyond Black's post in the thread Mesa mark 3 no stripe? with Like Like.
    IMO the current Mark prices are closer to their actual worth, than when they were half the price. These are killer, vintage amps, with...
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    fretout replied to the thread Mesa mark 3 no stripe?.
    Hahaha...ice pick city is not a fun place to be! I wonder if your presence pot was replaced at some point? Thankfully, I can run my pots...
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    fretout reacted to Holy-diver's post in the thread Mesa mark 3 no stripe? with Like Like.
    My experience is anything over 3 with the presence is ice pick city, with other settings being close to what you described
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    fretout replied to the thread Mesa mark 3 no stripe?.
    Edit: I’m speaking straight from memory, so you may want to research Skyes rig, but I specifically remember his rig with Blue Stripe...
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    fretout replied to the thread Mesa mark 3 no stripe?.
    Well, I’d have to say no. Yes, the Blue Stripes are the most pissed off of any of the stripes, but I wouldn’t describe them as harsh...
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    fretout replied to the thread Mesa mark 3 no stripe?.
    Stock? I personally think the lead channel would be in the ballpark, but I think a Purple would be a little less aggressive than Sykes...
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    fretout replied to the thread Mesa mark 3 no stripe?.
    The first III I ever played was a Purple Stripe, and I really regret not picking it up. The Lead Channel certainly sounded...
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    fretout replied to the thread Mesa mark 3 no stripe?.
    I love my No Stripe. I used to read how much lower the gain was on Black/No Stripe Mark IIIs and pretty much wrote them off for my...
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    fretout reacted to Rex Rocker's post in the thread Adam Jones bridge pickup? with Like Like.
    I thought it's just an old JB? I don't think there's much to it.
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    I have my pre-500 and my Rev. G, both Blackfaces, and to my ears, they sound different enough to be used in different scenarios. My...
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