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  Topic: anyone selling StroboPLUS HD ?
Ben Waismann

Replies: 2
Views: 271

PostForum Section: Wanted To Buy   Posted: 4 Sep 2017 3:32 pm   Subject: anyone selling StroboPLUS HD ?
Im looking to buy StroboPLUS HD after 10 days of waiting and in the last minute lost the auction Sad
I live in Israel.

Thanks you all!
  Topic: why its just impossible getting my steel to be nicely tuned?
Ben Waismann

Replies: 33
Views: 3237

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 24 Aug 2017 7:37 am   Subject: why its just impossible getting my steel to be nicely tuned?
Thank you all!
  Topic: why its just impossible getting my steel to be nicely tuned?
Ben Waismann

Replies: 33
Views: 3237

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 24 Aug 2017 7:36 am   Subject: why its just impossible getting my steel to be nicely tuned?
That would be the infamous "cabinet drop" effect that you will read about often on this forum. It is inherent to most steel guitars, except for maybe some of the Very high-end brands.

Wha ...
  Topic: why its just impossible getting my steel to be nicely tuned?
Ben Waismann

Replies: 33
Views: 3237

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 24 Aug 2017 6:50 am   Subject: why its just impossible getting my steel to be nicely tuned?
Hello All
I got GFI ULTRA steel that i love.
well, i playing like 18 months in the instrument, i dont know if this problem accured in the beginning, maybe my ears was not trained enough, but now its ...
  Topic: I accidently cut too much of my pedal legs and rods!
Ben Waismann

Replies: 11
Views: 1659

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 24 May 2017 10:59 pm   Subject: I accidently cut too much of my pedal legs and rods!
Thank you all very very much.
i dont have a lot of free time,
i talked with PGI and ill buy from them fresh legs and rods with standard sizes.
expensive, but i need to pay my mistakes.


Thanks ...
  Topic: I accidently cut too much of my pedal legs and rods!
Ben Waismann

Replies: 11
Views: 1659

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 22 May 2017 10:51 am   Subject: I accidently cut too much of my pedal legs and rods!
Thank you very much!
  Topic: I accidently cut too much of my pedal legs and rods!
Ben Waismann

Replies: 11
Views: 1659

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 22 May 2017 10:00 am   Subject: Re: .
Let's start with what kind of guitar you are working with? What is the desired measurements?
I got a GFI ULTRA.
i dont know the sized can be suit me but i do know that standard will do the job.
im ...
  Topic: I accidently cut too much of my pedal legs and rods!
Ben Waismann

Replies: 11
Views: 1659

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 22 May 2017 9:20 am   Subject: I accidently cut too much of my pedal legs and rods!
Hello all
I got my steel with long legs and pedal rods and i took it to a place to cut it down for 15CM. it was too much.
i cant play now at all and im living in Israel, where that kind of gear cann ...
  Topic: ACCURATE tuning technique using overtones - question
Ben Waismann

Replies: 9
Views: 835

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 25 Apr 2017 12:39 pm   Subject: Re: Hope this link helps
http://steelguitaracademy.com/instruction/tuning/howtotune.shtml



Don

Thank you Don.
but i got a little confused in this part:

Open Strings:
String 8: Tune the E to a tuner or another i ...
  Topic: ACCURATE tuning technique using overtones - question
Ben Waismann

Replies: 9
Views: 835

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 25 Apr 2017 10:24 am   Subject: ACCURATE tuning technique using overtones - question
Hello everybody!
I find myself a little bit struggling with accurate tuning with my steel even with a tuner.

Back in the days i was with Bucky Baxter, GREAT player and he showed me a method tuning ...
  Topic: want to buy tablature for 100 seconds from steel video
Ben Waismann

Replies: 2
Views: 282

PostForum Section: Wanted To Buy   Posted: 22 Feb 2017 5:59 am   Subject: want to buy tablature for 100 seconds from steel video
Hey!
I want to buy tablature for this video:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FsnD9io2NIA
from 0:35 to 2:10.
Offer to me how much you want for this.
if you cant do anything and give me parts i don ...
  Topic: Help in getting a lick from a song
Ben Waismann

Replies: 8
Views: 1494

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 13 Jan 2017 8:01 am   Subject: Help in getting a lick from a song
Hello everybody
Ive heard a lick that im intrested of playing it,
that lick is a very popular i assume.
in this example you can hear it at 3:30
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-g9IJ2WiGlc
you can ...
  Topic: Jacob King wills point
Ben Waismann

Replies: 13
Views: 2314

PostForum Section: Steel on the Web   Posted: 4 Jan 2017 7:51 am   Subject: Jacob King wills point
NICE!
liked it a lot.
  Topic: WITCHITA LINEMAN tab?
Ben Waismann

Replies: 3
Views: 737

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 6 Jan 2016 2:14 pm   Subject: WITCHITA LINEMAN tab?
I have an E9th tab of that song for $1 plus postage.
sent you a private message!
  Topic: WITCHITA LINEMAN tab?
Ben Waismann

Replies: 3
Views: 737

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 6 Jan 2016 1:06 pm   Subject: WITCHITA LINEMAN tab?
Hello all Smile
Is there any tabs around for this song covered by emmons? or at least something familliar?


Ill be happy to get one, somehow.

Thank you.
  Topic: Palm Blocking - am i doing it right? (video attached)
Ben Waismann

Replies: 14
Views: 2583

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 26 Nov 2015 8:30 am   Subject: Palm Blocking - am i doing it right? (video attached)
Wow.
couldnt ask for more.
thanks for the usefull information and tips.
Laughing
  Topic: Palm Blocking - am i doing it right? (video attached)
Ben Waismann

Replies: 14
Views: 2583

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 25 Nov 2015 7:24 am   Subject: Palm Blocking - am i doing it right? (video attached)
Hello Ben...just wondering if you received the items that I sent you? My E mail must not be working.
Roger

Thanks for the answer Ian Rae.


Roger,hey.
Actually i did not recieved it yet.
  Topic: Palm Blocking - am i doing it right? (video attached)
Ben Waismann

Replies: 14
Views: 2583

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 25 Nov 2015 6:26 am   Subject: Palm Blocking - am i doing it right? (video attached)
Hello all.
since i live outside the US I cant find Pedal steel teacher.

The biggest issue is the technique.
I filmed myself playing the very beginning of my blocking learning proccess.

I tried ...
  Topic: New player - recorded a track. looking for feedback :)
Ben Waismann

Replies: 11
Views: 2715

PostForum Section: Steel on the Web   Posted: 22 Sep 2015 6:16 am   Subject: New player - recorded a track. looking for feedback :)
I couldn't hit the right strings after a month. It's been 37 years and still can't on some nights. You're doing great and I feel you will be a good steel guitarist in a very short time.

Is the coun ...
  Topic: New player - recorded a track. looking for feedback :)
Ben Waismann

Replies: 11
Views: 2715

PostForum Section: Steel on the Web   Posted: 22 Sep 2015 3:40 am   Subject: New player - recorded a track. looking for feedback :)
Thank you all for the good words!!
Meybe ill post streets of loredo in the near future Smile
  Topic: New player - recorded a track. looking for feedback :)
Ben Waismann

Replies: 11
Views: 2715

PostForum Section: Steel on the Web   Posted: 20 Sep 2015 3:17 pm   Subject: New player - recorded a track. looking for feedback :)
Hello all!
Started to play the steel like month ago with the classic Pedal Steel book by Bill Keith and Winnie Winston.
I recorded myself playing "Red River Valley"

https://soundcloud.c ...
  Topic: strange buzz sound with volume pedal , audio clip attached
Ben Waismann

Replies: 10
Views: 2359

PostForum Section: Electronics   Posted: 6 Sep 2015 2:04 am   Subject: strange buzz sound with volume pedal , audio clip attached
I'm not hearing any buzzing, but i am hearing a lot of distortion...probably caused by the steel overdriving your setup. Lower your levels, and see if the sound doesn't inprove! Winking

Also, you're ...
  Topic: strange buzz sound with volume pedal , audio clip attached
Ben Waismann

Replies: 10
Views: 2359

PostForum Section: Electronics   Posted: 5 Sep 2015 11:53 am   Subject: strange buzz sound with volume pedal , audio clip attached
Dirty volume pot ...needs cleaned or repalced
Hey thanks.
I consider myself as an english retarded human being.
can you explain a little more what is that volume pot? and how to reach that?
  Topic: strange buzz sound with volume pedal , audio clip attached
Ben Waismann

Replies: 10
Views: 2359

PostForum Section: Electronics   Posted: 5 Sep 2015 10:58 am   Subject: strange buzz sound with volume pedal , audio clip attached
Hello all!
Im playing the pedal steel few weeks now, and i encountered strange volume pedal problem, that it didnt cause too much problem while playing normally BUT!
when i opened pro tools to test ...
  Topic: New student! few questions.
Ben Waismann

Replies: 5
Views: 1113

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 4 Aug 2015 1:41 am   Subject: New student! few questions.
Thank you all for the comments.
it made it very clear which road i should start walking on.
 
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