System Construction Manual for Electric Guitarists and Bassists System Construction Manual for Electric Guitarists and Bassists Manual for constructing a noise- and trouble-free system environment When playing electric guitar or electric bass guitar, all the devices connected to each other is called a 'system' as a whole including the musical instrument, effects and amps. Any system built up on your own can generally create unnecessary noise and/or causes problems. Which means it can be very difficult to build up a perfect system by yourself simply by connecting your favorite devices. Without having certain knowledge of how to construct a system, noise and other problems may linger on. Plus, your constant concerns of making an unpleasant noise or losing sound all of a sudden during your gigs may haunt you enough to affect your performance. Yukihiro Hayashi, the author of this book, has been working on various systems for top class professional musicians/players/artists and is happy to share his in-depth knowledge based on his own experience. He explains carefully and adequately the basics of electronics and techniques of hard-wiring for you to be able to build up a tried-and-true system that will be most suitable for your musical environment. Prepare yourself for the challenge of building your own system with the help of this book!