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PRS Pickup Rings

Discussion in 'Luthier's Guitar & Bass Technical Discussion' started by TonyV, Jan 26, 2005.

  1. TonyV

    TonyV Member

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    I would like to replace the black pickup rings on mye PRS with creme ones.

    I don't see any parts, aside from pups, in the PRS online store

    Could I just use standard humbucker pickup rings like Gibson parts?
     
  2. JMintzer

    JMintzer Burned Out Mod

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    Yes, some of the Gibson ones will work, but I don't remember which ones.

    Chiba to the white courtesy phone! He knows...

    Jamie
     
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    -CM- Something Clever Here Silver Supporting Member

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    You can get them at Guitar Heaven.

    Is your guitar stoptail or trem? I have a set of cream rings from my Archtop that I'd be willing to send you.

    Speaking of my Archtop (whips out wallet with pictures before you can object):

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    I swapped out the cream rings with black, and changed the knobs to ebony Tele-style.
     
  4. TonyV

    TonyV Member

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    CM

    It' a CE24 so it has a trem

    I didn't even realize that would make a difference but I can see how now.

    Great looking HB, I would love to have one but would have to thin the heard first
     
  5. Rich T Fingers

    Rich T Fingers Member

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    Remember to screw down the pup rings carefully - they split easily!
     
  6. Chiba

    Chiba Gold Supporting Member

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    Gibson's front rings will work. Their rear rings are too tall.

    --chiba
     
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