You are here: Owner's Club - What They're Saying - Tips, Tricks & Tweaks

Voyage-Air Guitar

Voyage-Air
Your Cart is Currently Empty

Like Us on FacebookWatch on YouTubeFollow Us on TwitterRead our RSS-feedPost Your Instagram

Tips, Tricks & Tweaks

Do you have ideas about how to make a great guitar even better? This is your place. We've created a spot where owners can pass along ideas to enhance their experience with Voyage-Air guitars.

Maybe you're looking at a tuning key upgrade? Find ideas here. Perhaps a question on adding electronics to your acoustic? Find it here. This and much more, as innovative Voyage-Air players contact us to pass along their tips. 

Perhaps you've done a modification to your Voyage-Air guitar and would like to share it with other owners? Send us the info and we'll post it online to share with the world! Click here to submit your story now.


Christopher Cyr: the Graph Tech Ghost

Christopher Cyr BelAir modA few weeks ago, we received a sound clip from one of our Voyage-Air owners/enthusiasts that just completely blew us away. We decided to make it a combination of a question and a poll, to see how many could correctly identify the guitar that was used for the recording.

Many voted. Few guessed the correct answer, and yes – it was a trick question.

It was a Voyage-Air BelAir electric guitar.

Voyage-Air owner Chris Cyr has put a lot of time and thought into modifications to his BelAir guitar. His most recent mods were to install Phantom Ghost piezo pickups at the bridge, and related circuitry that brings a true ‘acoustic guitar tone’ to the output of the guitar.

The video here is in two segments: in the first segment, Chris describes the various pickup and control modifications that he made to his BelAir guitar.

In the second video segment, he plays the same tune that was used for our question and poll. Realize that this video was made hastily (per our request) in a hotel room while Chris was out on a business trip with his guitar. Captured with a laptop computer, the video still proves that his BelAir created these incredible ‘acoustic guitar’ tones.

At Voyage-Air guitar, we encourage you to share pictures, sound clips and videos that you can make with your guitar. You, and the music you create could be our next feature, and test question!

 

More Tips, Tricks & Tweaks

I travel a lot. Like 50 weeks out of the year a lot. I have been play...
A few weeks ago, we received a sound clip from one of our Voyage-Air owne...
Hello Voyage-Air Guitar! "I've got quite a collection of guitars but I alw...
I very highly recommend the L.R. Baggs M1 soundhole pickup, specif...
Hello Voyage-Air! I'm a working guitarist in the UK with over fort...
Roger, who owns a VAOM-04, recently passed this along: To the Voyage-Air T...
One of the questions we receive at Voyage-Air Guitar is: "How can this w...