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Welcome

Posted: Thu Mar 02, 2006 2:58 pm
by ned
Here is the new MTS series forum. The original Egnater forum seems to have disappeared so I have set this one up.

Need some beautification work but I'll take care of that over the next few days.

If you have ideas for organization of the forum please don't hesitate to make suggestions. For instance do we need a seperate module modification area?

Also, please be courtious, keep flames to a minimum and no spam please.

Welcome.

Posted: Thu Mar 02, 2006 3:56 pm
by StrangeLand
This is awesome. Can't thank you enough for setting this up. :D

Posted: Thu Mar 02, 2006 4:37 pm
by DigitalWhispers
Thanks man, you're the best!

Posted: Thu Mar 02, 2006 6:56 pm
by Felipe R
8) thanks for this forum man!

Posted: Fri Mar 03, 2006 10:50 am
by trendkill1168
Hell yeah!!!! This should be a great forum!

hi

Posted: Fri Mar 03, 2006 11:40 am
by warmothjoe
Hi

I'm new here

Just to say hello and thank's for this forum 8)

I'm waiting my RM100 impatiently

Posted: Fri Mar 03, 2006 12:12 pm
by Brian Swerdfeger
Thanks for creating a place for us!

B

Posted: Fri Mar 03, 2006 1:57 pm
by ned
Not a problem. My RM50HB is my regular amp and once the Egnater forum went down something had to replace it. The more we can excite people about these amps the better chance we have of new modules.

Posted: Fri Mar 03, 2006 5:02 pm
by John Czajkowski
Thanks ned. You da' man!

Posted: Sun Mar 05, 2006 12:29 pm
by NuSkoolTone
Hey thanks for setting this up man. That MTS thread was out of Control!
Hopefully the Randall peeps will come here from time to time.

The Egnater forum was the only place we had before it got killed.
Sometimes seemed a little dead there though.
Since this is coming from HC there will probably be more traffic too.

Posted: Sun Mar 05, 2006 4:53 pm
by goldsparkletop
Hey, Ned, thanks for putting in the work to get this thing together. Looks great. Hopefully everyone who visitied the old Egnater forum will find their way here.

You asked for suggestions on the organization of this forum, so here are my thoughts.... I think you should reduce the number of sub-forums here. Here's why:

1. A question about the Randall RM4 preamp almost surely applies to the Egnater M4 as well, so no need for separate Randall/Egnater MTS sections.
2. The MTS amps and modules are so inter-related that I don't think the modules need their own separate forum.
3. If I have a question about using a multi-effects unit with my RM4, does that go in the MTS section or the Effects question?

I also don't know if there's going to be enough traffic to make all of the sub-forums worthwhile. Personally, I think all you need is:

Randall/Egnater modular amps
Other Egnater related products
Other gear discussion
For sale/wanted
Off topic

Anyway, those are just my opinions...take 'em with a grain of salt. Thanks again for putting this together. Now I can stop checking on the Egnater forum every day. :)

Gary

Posted: Sun Mar 05, 2006 5:02 pm
by Felipe R
+1

i think a bit more simple forum will be better. theres to much subforums.

Posted: Mon Mar 06, 2006 5:35 pm
by John Czajkowski
goldsparkletop wrote: Personally, I think all you need is:

Randall/Egnater modular amps
Other Egnater related products
Other gear discussion
For sale/wanted
Off topic

Gary
I think that sounds good too.

John Czajkowski

Posted: Tue Mar 07, 2006 10:50 am
by NuSkoolTone
I'd say it depends. I have both Egnater and Randall Modules. They both have thier place, but do NOT sound the same.

I could see being interested in Egnater information only vs. Randall.

Perhaps an FAQ section compiled of the differences and tonal descriptions (Sound clips?) eventually.

Personally I would LOVE to see (with Bruce's Permission) a Randall to Egnater conversion section. So say you could change the necessary parts to make it egnater equivalent to try it. THere will still be a difference because the Egnater is all carbon comps and higher end caps/relays.. but would be cool nonetheless.

If there is an option to combine those posts later into one forum, it might be better to see how it goes and then do it when (if?) it becomes necessary.

Posted: Tue Mar 07, 2006 9:09 pm
by ned
Good suggestions. I will make those moves next week as I'm in Singapore this week and have very limited Internet connectivity.