Knob removal, what does the PTC use?

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  1. CE-man

    CE-man New Member

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    Okay the PTC removes thousands of control knobs. I know you guys aren't using shoestrings, what do you use? Can I buy one?
     
  2. ]-[@n$0Ma☩!©

    ]-[@n$0Ma☩!© Zombie Zero, DFZ

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    I'll bet they use the cleaning rag trick.
     
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  3. vchizzle

    vchizzle Zomb!e Nine, DFZ

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    Why use anything besides shoelaces? They work great!
     
  4. themike

    themike New Member

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    They probably pop off the ones they can with their hands and the stubborn ones get a Knob/Bushing Remover

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  5. bluefade

    bluefade New Member

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    What are the shoestring and cleaning rag trick??????????????????????? PLEASE EXPLAINE !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
  6. vchizzle

    vchizzle Zomb!e Nine, DFZ

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    Just slide under the edge of the knob and work it up until you can grip it with your fingers.
     
  7. bluefade

    bluefade New Member

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    THANK YOU !
     
  8. Harker1440

    Harker1440 New Member

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    I tend to use the prs lanyard we get every year in the experience badge line
     
  9. CE-man

    CE-man New Member

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    Cool device!
     
  10. WeFixFlats

    WeFixFlats Respect The Clave

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  11. LSchefman

    LSchefman Hears Tones

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    I'd rather someone else pulled my knob.

    There's a joke in there somewhere.
     
  12. alantig

    alantig Zombie Four, DFZ

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    The PTC just sends an invoice and lets your spouse handle the removal.
     
  13. n24re

    n24re Enjoying the ride...

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    I just 3D printed a Knob Puller and it works like a champ....

    but I prefer the microfiber towel wrapped under the knob. I have pulled some seriously tight knobs off without a single dent or scratch to knob or guitar.
     
  14. bodia

    bodia Authorities said.....best leave it.....unsolved

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    Piece of string works like a champ.
     
  15. MichaelS

    MichaelS I'm here for the free kool-aid...

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  16. CoreyT

    CoreyT PRS Addiction

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  17. stratlanta

    stratlanta How do brushstroke birds fly?

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    Yeah... just don't do what this "professional luthier" did to my Johhny A.... pretty sure he used a full sized tire iron. For all 4 knobs. Sigh.

    [​IMG]
     
  18. Huggy B

    Huggy B Hmm... kinda tangy.

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    ...why didn't I think of that, I've been using my teeth.
     
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  19. WeFixFlats

    WeFixFlats Respect The Clave

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    That was an experimental Cat Toy...that failed horribly.:(
     
  20. MichaelS

    MichaelS I'm here for the free kool-aid...

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    :eek:
     

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