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Any range, active or passive, discuss pickups here.

  1. Sticky: Pickup color code chart  
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    7deadlysins
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    10-06-2012, 06:03 PM Go to last post
  2. Sticky: Howto: install an active EMG in a passive EMG setup.  
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    So I have a guitar with 2 EMG-HZ 7s in it and I really dislike them so I decide to buy 1 EMG active pickup to replace the bridge HZ since I use that...

    Kagami
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    11-13-2010, 02:00 AM Go to last post
  1. New Lace Stealth Pickups  

    Lace has introduced it's new Stealth series of pickups for metal, bass and extended range players. Based on Lace's "current" based patented designs,...

    Lace Music Products
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    05-25-2017, 04:39 PM Go to last post
  2. Place to order Seymour Duncan Custom Shop Floor Specials?  
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    So, I want to order a Sentient and Custom seven, both in "standard" Duncan cosmetics, in black/creme zebra. I've been told I can do this as a custom...

    Drew
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    05-18-2017, 03:47 PM Go to last post
  3. HELP: Zebra or Reverse Zebra on my RG350?  

    Dear forumers, need some advice on whether to orientate my pickups zebra or reverse zebra? Btw these are dimarzio Paf Pro and Super Distortions....

    Atomant
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    05-13-2017, 05:40 AM Go to last post
  4. Single coil sized P90s  
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    Been wanting another Talman TM303, but this time with the idea of a strat with 3 P90s. Along the lines of this: I haven't opened up my...

    Bloody_Inferno
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    04-24-2017, 08:17 AM Go to last post
  5. BKP has a new website  
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    And has an interactive pickup "builder"... https://www.bareknucklepickups.co.uk

    ‹berschall
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    04-15-2017, 06:33 AM Go to last post
  6. Attn: Wiring Gurus - HH middle position hums when tapped  
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    Ok, wanted to run this past you guys - when I threw a Duncan Custom 7 in the bridge of my Suhr, I didn't immediately realize that the middle position...

    Drew
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    04-01-2017, 09:28 PM Go to last post
  7. Poll: Yay or nay?  
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    So I have the EMG 57/66 set in my strandy and love them, but EMG just came out with everything in red. I'm thinking they would look cool. Obviously...

    Joe
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    04-01-2017, 05:09 PM Go to last post
  8. EMG VS BARE KNUCKLE - ACTIVE VS PASSIVE  
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    :nope:

    Can Badder
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    03-31-2017, 02:41 AM Go to last post
  9. newbie needs help rewiring jackson import  
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    hi guys, hope im posting in the right place. im hella new to this. anyways, diving right into my situation. i recently bought a used jackson. from my...

    jordanjefferson
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    03-27-2017, 09:12 AM Go to last post
  10. Fender pickup shootout: Eric Johnson, Fat 50s, and Texas Special sets, clean and lead  
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    So, this was my weekend project - less so the wiring and filming, more than all the editing. :lol: I took some of suggestions from the last one of...

    Drew
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    03-26-2017, 09:52 PM Go to last post
  11. Super Distortion 7 vs Tone zone 7  
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    I just picked up an RG927 in black. Nice guitar and all, but the stock pups gotta go. In my main guitar (7620) I run a TZ7 w/ 1M ohm pot. While I'm...

    DanDetora
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    03-10-2017, 12:36 PM Go to last post
  12. Neck pickup to go with SD Invader  
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    Just changed my main player over to Blackouts that I put in everything and found out that it sounds like arse, so I'm going to change back to the...

    Lozek
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    03-10-2017, 12:34 PM Go to last post
  13. Whats a good pickup for me?  
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    I want to upgrade my pickups from the stock dean humbuckers and I'm not really sure what to go with. I want: -maximal clarity under high gain....

    Hellion
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    03-02-2017, 09:34 AM Go to last post
  14. An actual demo of Tosin's new Fishmans  
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    I think we were talking about these on here at some point?

    LucasLeCompte
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    02-23-2017, 11:21 PM Go to last post
  15. Best bridge pup to pair with AN neck.....  
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    That's not a fucking Tone Zone or Evo. I've got an Evo in my RG421 (Japanese, basswood) and it sounds like hot ass. I'm just not digging it at all...

    Jeff
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    02-22-2017, 11:54 PM Go to last post
  16. Schecter APOCALYPSE Single Bridge 6/7 Humbucker 48-Hour $ALE  

    Schecter is doing a 48h megasale on the Apocalyspe Pickup: Apocalypse Series : Apocalypse-VII Bridge Maybe someone here might be...

    mpexus
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    02-16-2017, 06:01 PM Go to last post
  17. Elysian Obsidians vs Kiesel Lithiums - Clip  
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    https://soundcloud.com/kennygerbick/elysian-obsidian-bridge-pickup-vs-kiesel-lithium-bridge-pickup Kenny Gerbick of Arsonwave made this comparison...

    Elysian
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    02-14-2017, 12:05 AM Go to last post
  18. Dimarzio Vs SDs on an Ash RG  
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    Having recently come back from Philippines, I spent some time with my cousins, also musicians, but are unable to afford instruments themselves and...

    Bloody_Inferno
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    02-11-2017, 09:04 AM Go to last post
  19. Video comparison - Wolfe-rewound JB 7 vs Duncan Custom 7  
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    I've had one of these sitting on my desk to try for months now, after trying the Custom in Dana's ash Warmoth and really liking it. I'll withhold my...

    Drew
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    02-08-2017, 04:09 PM Go to last post
  20. Is the Tone Zone a naturally noisy, buzzy pickup? Or is this one faulty...  
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    So I've got Mr. S's LPC here for a pickup swap (and to borrow it to track guitars for my band's EP). There was a Duncan Distortion in here before,...

    Mattayus
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    02-05-2017, 03:43 PM Go to last post


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