Monthly Archives: January 2013

Royal Mail Parcels Consultation update

Earlier this month I wrote about the incoming changes to the Royal Mail parcel/packet services . I mentioned that I was writing to my MP and Ofcom, and I have had replies from both. The one organisation I wrote to … Continue reading

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Fixing oversize tuner holes

Here is a quick guide for an easy way to fix oversized tuner holes so push in bushes fit nice and snug. I would suggest doing this after you’ve applied any finish as that usually results in some overspray in … Continue reading

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Mighty Mite Telecaster bodies back in stock.

We now have a bunch of Mighty Mite unfinished swamp ash Telecaster bodies in stock. Various weights and grain patterns, if there is anything particular you are looking for get in touch and we’ll do our best to accommodate you. … Continue reading

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Mighty Mite shipment is on the way!

The new Mighty Mite shipment is on the way. It was supposed to ship Friday but due to UPS leaving out some pertinent information when setting up my account it was delayed until yesterday when I instructed my usual carrier … Continue reading

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Steel compensated Telecaster saddles

These arrived on our latest hardware shipment. They are the same specification as the brass model (they are made in the same factory) but made from nickel plated steel to give a slightly brighter tone. Same price as the brass … Continue reading

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PSA: “Orange Drop” brand changes hands

In October 2012 SBE (Sprague Barre Electronics) sold the Orange Drop capacitor line to Cornell Dubilier. http://www.sbelectronics.com/2012/10…-dubilier-cde/ http://www.prweb.com/releases/2012/10/prweb9965785.htm For the time being production stays at the SBE plant but in time will move to “other CDE manufacturing locations.” Brief SBE … Continue reading

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More bad news from Royal Mail

Last year Royal Mail had a very extreme shake up of their services. The headlines focused on the increase in price of First and Second Class letters, however in all honesty those increases were not unreasonable. What was totally overlooked … Continue reading

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