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Unofficial Pickup Directory

Discussion in 'Guitars in General' started by duaneflowers, Mar 25, 2016.

  1. big mike

    big mike Consigliere Staff Member

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    Love me some Wags. Such a great guy.
     
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    You've probably already found a solution, but I would consider Lollar pickups. He's based out of Tacoma, WA (30 minutes South of Seattle) and builds all kinds of pickups, including Jaguar style pickups. I live near him and a number of years ago did some non-guitar related work for him. He is a really nice person, and the world-wide acceptance of his pickups says volumes about the product he produces. IMHO he should at or near the top of the list.

    http://www.lollarguitars.com/lollar-other-single-coil-pickups/jaguar
     
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    Thanks for the endorsement. I haven't found a solution yet, but I may take you up on your suggestion!
     
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    It makes a big difference in whether licensing that technology is likely to be profitable and therefore worth the cost and effort.
     
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    I don't think John Page's Bloodline 1, 2 and 3 have been mentioned here and deserve to be.
     
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    Where are the Lollars?
     
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    Under Jason Lollar
     
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    Wow... that is one extensive list... and I’m happy to be able to mention two new ones...

    First out is Mason Electrics which is made by a fellow guitar player from my hometown, Kristiansund. He doesn’t have a web page, but is available on Facebook. I have two custom made “pearly-gate-ish” buckers in my Gibson Les Paul Standard.

    Second, but not least Edmire. Also Norwegian but from Tromsø way up north. I have a HSS set one one of my custom built guitars and a P90 set on another. I’m about to install his ToneFactory P90 in my Gibson Les Paul Custom -54 Reissue. So far the best pickups I’ve tried.
    Edmire.no and Facebook. His webpage is under reconstruction though...
     
  12. just-joshin-ya

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    Good afternoon! I have an ES Les Paul Standard (no F Holes) with MHS pickups in it. I really like the neck pickup, but the bridge pickup sounds honky/mushy/squishy (probably a horrible description). I usually play a 79 Tele with Frailin Blues Special in the bridge. What pickup or pickups would you suggest for a tighter bass, not so much looking for hotter, just more focused and it could be I have the pickup at the wrong height... Thanks!
     
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    Ya missed TONE SPECIFIC, & BOOTSTRAP pickups
     
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    Just recently got a 2004 50th anniversary fender strat.. I’m looking for a good 54 strat style set.. any recommendations?
     
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    I have a new one for you. Wiggins

    Just bought a set of Texas Specials but have not installed them yet.
     
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