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  Topic: Cab to match Milkman "The Amp"
Bob Hoffnar

Replies: 4
Views: 138

PostForum Section: Electronics   Posted: 18 Jul 2019 3:31 pm   Subject: Cab to match Milkman "The Amp"
Is there any reason to avoid going down to a 10”?

How about open or closed for pedal steel? Would the bass response be better with closed?

I use a single 12" JBL D120 in a small open bac ...
  Topic: Thumbpicks: Hercos vs. National and other stiffer picks
Bob Hoffnar

Replies: 13
Views: 762

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 11 Jul 2019 8:16 pm   Subject: Thumbpicks: Hercos vs. National and other stiffer picks
I have been using Fred Kelly pics
https://fredkellypicks.com/product/delrin-regular/

They are delrin so they don't get loose when they get hot. Which is a big issue on those 3 hour country gigs in ...
  Topic: College
Bob Hoffnar

Replies: 19
Views: 1133

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 11 Jul 2019 12:21 pm   Subject: College
I brought my pedalsteel to college. Got a degree in composition and a chance to dig into some amazing music with the pedalsteel. I was lucky enough to have the Harry Partch instrument collection ava ...
  Topic: Speaker Suggestions to Pair With Milkman The Amp?
Bob Hoffnar

Replies: 4
Views: 375

PostForum Section: Electronics   Posted: 9 Jul 2019 6:31 pm   Subject: Speaker Suggestions to Pair With Milkman The Amp?
I use the Milkman neo 12" in my half and half and it sounds great.
  Topic: Goodrich pot questions
Bob Hoffnar

Replies: 5
Views: 339

PostForum Section: Electronics   Posted: 9 Jul 2019 4:46 am   Subject: Goodrich pot questions
I’ve got a few extra of the new goodrich pots.. I got them for replacements but the new new ones don’t seem to ever wear out. you can come over and check them out.
  Topic: College
Bob Hoffnar

Replies: 19
Views: 1133

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 6 Jul 2019 7:44 pm   Subject: College
I brought my pedalsteel to college. Got a degree in composition and a chance to dig into some amazing music with the pedalsteel. I was lucky enough to have the Harry Partch instrument collection ava ...
  Topic: Flight cases for Pedal Steel - SKB Rail Pack Case
Bob Hoffnar

Replies: 26
Views: 2032

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 4 Jul 2019 12:39 pm   Subject: Flight cases for Pedal Steel - SKB Rail Pack Case
The cases are estimated at being around 13lbs.
  Topic: Flight cases for Pedal Steel - SKB Rail Pack Case
Bob Hoffnar

Replies: 26
Views: 2032

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 3 Jul 2019 11:08 pm   Subject: Flight cases for Pedal Steel - SKB Rail Pack Case
The guys at Calton are working on building a proper fly case now. It is going to take some prototype work and a bit of field testing but it looks like it might actually happen.
  Topic: Want to buy a small Amp or Preamp—suggestions??
Bob Hoffnar

Replies: 32
Views: 1671

PostForum Section: Electronics   Posted: 3 Jul 2019 8:51 am   Subject: Want to buy a small Amp or Preamp—suggestions??
I use the V8 and a Milkman "The Amp". Both are amazing sounding. I mainly use the V8 as a pre amp in for recording direct. I have also used it for in ear situations. It kinda freaked me o ...
  Topic: How many p.s.g players runs there own band
Bob Hoffnar

Replies: 23
Views: 1173

PostForum Section: Steel Players   Posted: 28 Jun 2019 5:24 am   Subject: How many p.s.g players runs there own band
I am always putting something together. Mostly project based. I do run my own band sometimes. For me it’s about not finding anybody doing music that I want to hear. So I find musicians, artists, co ...
  Topic: Replacement pot for Goodrcih L120
Bob Hoffnar

Replies: 3
Views: 292

PostForum Section: Electronics   Posted: 27 Jun 2019 8:53 am   Subject: Replacement pot for Goodrcih L120
I have extras. I bought a bunch of them from Goodrich for replacements but they never wear out.
  Topic: Transitioning to PSG from non PSG
Bob Hoffnar

Replies: 18
Views: 862

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 27 Jun 2019 8:51 am   Subject: Transitioning to PSG from non PSG
You can get a cheap ticket to the USA on Norway airlines and bring a steel back. I just bought a round trip to Helsinki from Austin for $600. Your ticket and baggage fees might cost less than shipping ...
  Topic: Flight cases for Pedal Steel - SKB Rail Pack Case
Bob Hoffnar

Replies: 26
Views: 2032

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 25 Jun 2019 3:33 pm   Subject: Flight cases for Pedal Steel - SKB Rail Pack Case
I'm working with Calton cases about building a flight case for a pedalsteel now. It will not be cheap but it will be a Calton case.
  Topic: Milkman amps bias
Bob Hoffnar

Replies: 8
Views: 494

PostForum Section: Electronics   Posted: 19 Jun 2019 3:57 pm   Subject: Milkman amps bias
A bigger speaker won't change the amount of clean headroom. A more efficient speaker will though.

Wait for Tim to get back to you.
  Topic: power source for effect pedals question
Bob Hoffnar

Replies: 15
Views: 596

PostForum Section: Electronics   Posted: 16 Jun 2019 10:54 pm   Subject: power source for effect pedals question
Depends on the pedals and the power supply. . If it works for your rig then no worries. Didn’t work for me though.

I use a CIOKS DC8
https://cioks.com/products/dc8/

It works great and lets m ...
  Topic: Milkman "The Amp"
Bob Hoffnar

Replies: 87
Views: 16826

PostForum Section: Electronics   Posted: 16 Jun 2019 8:36 pm   Subject: Milkman "The Amp"
Just finished a few out of town shows using "The Amp".

1st gig NYC.
Played a steel show with a Quilter in the back line. The Quilter sounded pretty good but the mids sounded lifeless s ...
  Topic: Fane speaker
Bob Hoffnar

Replies: 5
Views: 337

PostForum Section: Electronics   Posted: 16 Jun 2019 9:36 am   Subject: Fane speaker
I was into Fane speakers for a while. They can be great. The issue I ran into is that over the years they changed owners or manufacturing or something. I'm not sure of the details but in any case the ...
  Topic: Give me the truth about the C6 neck
Bob Hoffnar

Replies: 79
Views: 5442

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 11 Jun 2019 5:11 am   Subject: Give me the truth about the C6 neck
I don't claim to be an expert, but I'd wager that the (10-string) C6th offers a chordal impact that just can't be done on E9th, probably due to the lower notes and the different intervals. Chalker's ...
  Topic: Need help n Amsterdam!
Bob Hoffnar

Replies: 3
Views: 531

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 7 Jun 2019 5:16 pm   Subject: Need help n Amsterdam!
Got it covered.

Thanks
  Topic: Need help n Amsterdam!
Bob Hoffnar

Replies: 3
Views: 531

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 6 Jun 2019 2:14 pm   Subject: Need help n Amsterdam!
I am in transit to Amsterdam. Currently in nyc and I need a Pedalsteel to play for a couple shows in Amsterdam. I’ll need the steel from June 9th till June 12th. I have shows on the 10th and the ...
  Topic: steel guitar case
Bob Hoffnar

Replies: 5
Views: 402

PostForum Section: Electronics   Posted: 4 Jun 2019 5:08 am   Subject: steel guitar case
Depending on what sort of ticket you buy there are big differences with baggage and carry on rules even with the same airline. Read the fine print !

Also you could go to a sporting goods store an ...
  Topic: What to buy
Bob Hoffnar

Replies: 18
Views: 1285

PostForum Section: Electronics   Posted: 3 Jun 2019 6:01 am   Subject: What to buy
“The Amp”. Is a different beast than a standard combo. You can output it into a powered speaker or the PA and it sounds worlds better than any of the other amps mentioned. You can also plug it ...
  Topic: strings going out of tune
Bob Hoffnar

Replies: 29
Views: 1791

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 3 Jun 2019 5:41 am   Subject: strings going out of tune
Which strings ? Sharp or flat and how much ? Do your pedals and levers remain accurate?
  Topic: Give me the truth about the C6 neck
Bob Hoffnar

Replies: 79
Views: 5442

PostForum Section: Pedal Steel   Posted: 29 May 2019 8:34 pm   Subject: Give me the truth about the C6 neck
There have been years where the C neck paid most of my bills. In regular country gigs I use it quite a bit. It comes in super handy when you need to change the feel of a song.

Being almost function ...
  Topic: Lightweight tone-shaping head for PSG?
Bob Hoffnar

Replies: 24
Views: 1159

PostForum Section: Electronics   Posted: 29 May 2019 5:19 am   Subject: Lightweight tone-shaping head for PSG?
I’ve been using a Milkman “the amp” also. I really like it.
 
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