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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. Irongear Steam Hammer vs Metal Machine! (and Dimarzio EVO)  
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    I couldn't sleep properly tonight so I woke up in the night and spent all time until morning to resolder one of my guitars. It had a Dimarzio EVO in...

    Rocka_Rollas
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    06-22-2017, 02:01 PM Go to last post
  2. EMG 60 vs Irongear Steam Hammer  
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    Remember my reamping craze I had a while ago? It's over. And it was the pickups fault ALL ALONG!!!!:pissed: I'm re-recording one of my upcoming...

    Rocka_Rollas
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    06-22-2017, 03:27 AM Go to last post
  3. Irongear Steam Hammers = tight win!!!  
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    Ok maybe this video doesn't show exactly how tight they are, but of all pickups I've tried, these are the shit. I often play very fast 16th and this...

    Rocka_Rollas
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    06-21-2017, 05:01 PM Go to last post
  4. Seymour Duncan Pegasus  
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    I want to upgrade my stock Jackson high output humbuckers. After doing a google search and some YouTube vids Im really digging the SD Pegasus. ...

    Kobra
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    06-09-2017, 05:22 PM Go to last post
  5. NPD: The same ones I already had, new color edition  
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    Kinda silly, sure, but fuckin' look at this: I decided I'm happy enough with the Sentient/Custom set I've been running that it made sense to...

    Drew
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    06-07-2017, 04:26 PM Go to last post
  6. Bobbin Toppers in Europe  

    Where can I get these in Europe? Dont say order from US or Universal Jem (He never replied to my several emails...) and Im having a huge shit...

    mpexus
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    06-07-2017, 02:04 PM Go to last post
  7. Pickup swap - Les Paul upgrades - suggestions, please.  
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    I'm not touching the Lemonburst LP with the zebra '57s. That guitar is as perfect as anything I could ask for... it just sings. However, having...

    Assault Bacon
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    06-01-2017, 03:55 PM Go to last post
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. 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
  18. 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
  19. 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
  20. 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


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