Tag: fender

  • Dec 2019 gadget update

    Every 6 months I do an update on the state of my gadgets and what I use. End of 2018 and mid 2019 I did not do one because of my recovery from the QuadrigaCX scam that took the majority of my life savings. Computers Porsche Design Book One (2017) – replaces 2016 Microsoft SurfaceBook…

  • Can you make a cheap electric guitar good by switching the pickups for good ones? What else can you do to it to make it sound better?

    Yes but there are a few upgrades that you can do to keep improving it. In order, I think these are the tone upgrades you should be looking for. Adjust your bridge saddles, pickup heights, action, and intonation – this costs 0$ and will improve the sound of your guitar greatly. Also if you have…

  • June 2018 (Final SF) gadget update!

    Every 6 months I do an update on the state of my gadgets and what I use Computers Lenovo Thinkpad TP25 (2017) – replaces 2016 Dell Latitude 7370 The 25th anniversary edition of the ThinkPad is almost a perfect balance a laptop as you can get. It doesn’t have the OLED display or convertibility of…

  • Dec 2017 gadget update

    Every 6 months I do an update on the state of my gadgets and what I use Computers Lenovo Thinkpad TP25 (2017) – replaces Dell Latitude 7370 (2016) The 25th anniversary edition of the ThinkPad is almost a perfect balance a laptop as you can get. It doesn’t have the OLED display or convertibility of…

  • Back to boring everyday living again…

    These days trying to save up as much money as I can to help purchase a place in Vancouver hopefully next year.. ideally I want to 1) get my mortgage down to $200k 2) leverage my current SF home to get a home equity loan of at least $310k and 3) save up at least…

  • Building my own guitar

    I’ve been wanting to build my own guitar as a project for a while now… at least since high school. So now, I finally had the time and resources to do it! Keep in mind I haven’t soldered much outside of fixing my old Thinkpad Yoga laptop 2 years ago, so I had to find…