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Re: I'm thinking about getting new pickups, Anyone experienced?


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Posted by paige on May 07, 2001 at 22:47:30:

In Reply to: I'm thinking about getting new pickups, Anyone experienced? posted by ddazey on May 07, 2001 at 22:08:47:


: So, what I'm considering is changing out the Ibanez ADX6 soapbar pickups with some replacements. I've been looking at EMG-40P pickups but I'm just not sure. Anyone have any experience with changing out pickups to get a different sound? Any advice/ideas would be appreciated.

: Thanks,
: ddazey

dd:
EMG's have a great "Hi-Tech" (my definition) sound, and are great pickups. I prefer a darker sound like what BArtolini's give me, which is what I put into my 3 year old Carvin 6 string and am very happy with. Whatever you do, tho, use a luthier if this is your first time for changing out pickups... especially if routing is involved.
PAige




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