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Clang Tone on Variax Guitars

Jun 20 2017 03:47 PM | Line6Tony in JTV / Shuriken / Variax Standard / Workbench HD

Clang tone, a subtle ringing pitched sound caused by the longitudinal wave travelling along the string, is a phenomenon inherent to all vibrating tensioned strings. Piezos and microphones can pick up clang tone, but magnetic pickups will not. Variables...

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Variax Shuriken Custom User Presets

Apr 06 2017 01:08 PM | line6will in JTV / Shuriken / Variax Standard / Workbench HD

The Shuriken is unique in many ways from other Variax guitars, one of the ways is the 4 Artist's programmed user presets on the model knob. If you want to replicate the artist's setup you will have to tune the low E string down to D, which will make th...

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Variax Shuriken FAQ

Mar 30 2017 02:00 PM | Line6Tony in JTV / Shuriken / Variax Standard / Workbench HD

What is Variax Shuriken? Variax Shuriken is Line 6’s first artist guitar. It was developed in collaboration with Steve “Stevic” Mackay of the Australian fusion metal band Twelve Foot Ninja. Variax Shuriken sports a fresh, new design alongside a 27” b...

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Variax Workbench HD Release Notes

Aug 13 2013 03:10 PM | Line6Hugo in JTV / Shuriken / Variax Standard / Workbench HD

Deutsch Français en Workbench HD is the companion editor for the James Tyler Variax HD firmware update. The all-new Variax Workbench HD software lets you mix and match body styles, pickups, components and more to create unique instruments or r...

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Variax HD Firmware Update FAQ for JTV series

Aug 13 2013 03:03 PM | Line6Hugo in JTV / Shuriken / Variax Standard / Workbench HD

Français Deutsch en Variax HD is a free firmware upgrade for all James Tyler Variax guitars. Variax HD delivers a world-class collection of HD guitars rebuilt from the ground up using Line 6’s next-generation modeling technology. The team captured...

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Variax Workbench Connection Compatibility

Aug 13 2013 09:33 AM | Line6Hugo in JTV / Shuriken / Variax Standard / Workbench HD

The current version of the Variax Workbench HD software requires the usage of the Variax Workbench Interface that comes with the James Tyler Variax guitars. Usage of other VDI equipped hardware such as the POD HD500, HD500x and the HD Pro are not suppo...

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JTV-89 and 89F Custom 1 Bank w/ v1.90 and Later...

Aug 13 2013 09:29 AM | Line6Hugo in JTV / Shuriken / Variax Standard / Workbench HD

For JTV-89 Customers Only: In addition to the 28 electric, acoustic and electric instruments, you also get five high-gain models exclusive to the JTV-89 guitars based on the high output magnetic pickups loaded into the Custom 1 Bank . Each model is ba...

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Variax Reflash and Software Update Instructions

Apr 18 2012 07:24 AM | Line6Tony in JTV / Shuriken / Variax Standard / Workbench HD

Deutsche Version Version française en Please go through the following checklist before updating the flash memory of your Variax guitar to ensure the update completes successfully: Ensure that the interface you are using to update the Variax with...

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James Tyler Variax Update Troubleshooting

Apr 17 2012 01:40 PM | Line6Tony in JTV / Shuriken / Variax Standard / Workbench HD

Deutsch Français en Please go through the following list before updating your James Tyler Variax guitar to flash memory v1.81 and newer from an earlier version of the flash memory to ensure the update completes successfully: Ensure that the in...

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James Tyler Variax 1.8 Update Release Notes

Apr 05 2012 12:49 PM | Line6Tony in JTV / Shuriken / Variax Standard / Workbench HD

James Tyler Variax v 1.8 Update The free v1.8 update gives all James Tyler Variax modeling guitars five next-generation acoustic guitar models based on celebrated 6- and 12-string acoustics from Martin, Guild and Gibson. If you play your JTV with a POD...

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JTV Pickup Wiring Diagrams

Oct 25 2011 02:08 PM | Line6Tony in JTV / Shuriken / Variax Standard / Workbench HD

*NOTE: Any customization/modification performed will void the warranty if it results in damage to the guitar. JTV-59 JTV-69 JTV-89

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James Tyler Variax, Variax Standard, Variax Shu...

Jun 16 2011 09:04 AM | Line6Tony in JTV / Shuriken / Variax Standard / Workbench HD

Deutsche Version Version française en James Tyler Variax Guitar Specs (Korean)  JTV-59  - Mahogany body with carved maple top with flame maple veneer - Set mahogany neck with rosewood fingerboard - 24-9/16" scale length - 12" radius n...

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Using a James Tyler Variax with PODxt/X3 Live a...

Apr 26 2011 02:37 PM | Line6Tony in JTV / Shuriken / Variax Standard / Workbench HD

When using a James Tyler Variax Guitar with a PODxt Live, POD X3 Live, or X3 Pro, the POD presets will not recall Variax models as originally saved with a Variax 300, 500, 600, or 700 electric guitars.? You would need to re-save your presets with the d...

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Lithium Battery Transport

Mar 22 2011 07:16 AM | Line6Tony in JTV / Shuriken / Variax Standard / Workbench HD

For touring James Tyler Variax owners: Lithium cell and battery transportation is regulated in both the United States and the international community. When using a freight company to transport your gear, we suggest that you disclose to the freight comp...

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James Tyler Variax Variax/Standard/Shuriken Acc...

Jan 18 2011 04:07 PM | Line6Tony in JTV / Shuriken / Variax Standard / Workbench HD

Version française. Deutsche Version. en Every James Tyler Variax guitar includes the following accessories: One Workbench interface One USB cable One Category 5 Variax Digital Interface cable One Allen wrench tool set One battery (*US made JTV guitars...

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