Petrucci Bridge vs Hipshot Contour vs Suhr Gotoh 510T Discussion in 'Pickups, Electronics & General Tech' started by SnowfaLL, Jul 19, 2011. Mine are actually too easy to turn and I have not been able to adjust the tension. It's also used by Suhr. Supporting Members list unlimited gear with no listing fees in the Classifieds, get instant Keyword Alerts, and get Free Shipping at the TalkBass Store. For Sale: Bass Guitar Strings and Accessories, The TB Bazaar: Gear For Sale from our Sponsors, For Sale: Double Bass Amps, Strings & Accessories, Wanted: Bass Guitars, Amps, and Accessories, Wanted: Double Basses, Amps & Accessories,, (You must log in or sign up to reply here.). I needed the 1/2" in the Ultralites. Hipshot. Thanks Sparkdog. Moderators: Kevio, ElfDude, JesseM, ChrisH, peb, Mike Jones, Bundy, RockCrue, soundchick, Postby Tony PD » Fri Jun 21, 2019 2:25 pm, Postby spudmunkey » Fri Jun 21, 2019 2:41 pm, Postby tbonesullivan » Tue Jul 02, 2019 5:48 pm, Return to Kiesel Guitars / Carvin Guitars, Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 29 guests. They do not slip but a little bump (I am a klutz) will move them quite easily. Gold Supporters see zero ads! What's the difference between the Gotoh 510 tremolo and the Hipshot/Kiesel? Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by bongomania, Jan 28, 2010. 1. I have a Lakland right now with the Hipshots and a Fender Jazz with the Res-O-Lites...that's the 4th bass I've installed them on. If you want a stiffer tremolo action that is more stable, I have heard that more springs with less stretch is the way. Thank you for your support! The Hipshot fixed bridge is probably one of the most popular bridges among modern guitarists. SnowfaLL Regular. Hipshot may be a little better, but they are both fine. Guitars: Bolt in Electric Blue, Cobalt 750T. GOTOH GUT Co., Ltd. began manufacturing stringed instrument parts in 1960 and is the only domestic machine head manufacturer in Japan. I've used both. The Gotoh is like a high-end version of a "traditional" 2-point fulcrum "strat" trem. Our parts are sold worldwide and are consistently ranked at the top of the industry by musical instrument makers. The Gotoh are available in reverse and are direct replacements too, correct? If you get it on the 22-fret 6-string Delos, it's "decked" (meaning it rests on the guitar body, and is set up to give only) while it's floating on all other configurations. Re: Delos Tremolos: Gotoh 510 vs. Hipshot/Kiesel? You already knew that this one would make the list. Joined: Apr 5, 2006 Location: Halifax NS. Or how to figure out if they would? Can I damage my cab by playing too loud too low. Delos Tremolos: Gotoh 510 vs. Hipshot/Kiesel? They are very light. TalkBass utilizes technology from Skimlinks that may give us a small affiliate commission on purchases made via links on our site. We see the values of the past as a stepping stone to the future with new and exciting guitars and basses at the center. Messages: 5,613 Likes Received: 710. Topics that are not based on Kiesel Guitars / Carvin Guitars gear or experiences with Kiesel Guitars gear may be subject to deletion. The administrators will block all e-mail addresses violating the established BBS rules. For "feel" of the tremolo, the number of strings and how stretched they are definitely plays a roll. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register. It's still got "normal" knife edges. Anyone know if the GBR640's would fit my Fender Road Worn? the opinion of Kiesel Guitars / Carvin Guitars. It's a pretty common "upgrade" bridge. I got the Gotoh Res-o-lite vintage-type cloverleafs when I wanted to replace the tuners on my '57 AVRI P, and they are dead-on in appearance (nickel finish, long stems), but waaay lighter than the factory tuners (about 50% if I remember correctly). These are pretty much ‘drop-in’ replacements for most oversized hard tail bridges, and are quite affordable, which has probably aided their growth in popularity. Post by spudmunkey » Fri Jun 21, 2019 9:41 pm The Gotoh is like a high-end version of a "traditional" 2-point fulcrum "strat" trem. The views and opinions expressed on the Kiesel Guitars BBS are solely the responsibility of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect USA Custom Shop Acoustic and Electric Guitars. Kiesel Guitars / Carvin Guitars Photo Gallery, Other Kiesel Guitars / Carvin Guitars Discussion. At Hipshot, we believe that electric guitar and bass design doesn't have to be locked into a bygone era. Re: Delos Tremolos: Gotoh 510 vs. Hipshot/Kiesel?