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Soundhole pickup for Parlor?

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Does reguler soundhole mounted magnetic pickups fit a parlor size guitar?
I have a Washburn R318, 125th anniversary guitar without pickup.
Or is there a special parlor size soundholemount pickup?
 

mgarrison99

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I have that same guitar, and put a K&K Pure Western Mini in it. Only mod is to replace the strap pin so it can act as a jack as well. You'll be surprised how much bass this little guitar pumps out. I also bought the K&K belt clip preamp, but keep it on the floor with a few other pedals. For volume, either get you a volume pedal, or pick up one of the Taylor guitar cables that has a volume control built into the jack that plugs into your guitar. They work like a charm.

 
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K&K? But...I thought he said he wanted a soundhole p.u.??



Measure the soundhole. Most are about 4". If yours is smaller check with different manufacturers for their dimensional specs. I like the Bill Lawrence p.u. for it's "acoustic" sound. Fishman is popular, too.
 




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