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  1. Antigua Tele replied to the thread Need an uber-spanky, unmuffled neck pu for ASAT Tribute..

    You could jump the bridge with a 500k resistor if you wanted to fix that. I'm surprised this isn't a more popular mod. You can...

    Dec 10, 2017 at 2:38 PM
  2. Antigua Tele replied to the thread Need an uber-spanky, unmuffled neck pu for ASAT Tribute..

    Just turn the amp up. As the pickup is wound hotter, the attack it will produce becomes softer. Sometimes you get super underwound...

    Dec 10, 2017 at 11:26 AM
  3. Antigua Tele replied to the thread Need an uber-spanky, unmuffled neck pu for ASAT Tribute..

    Go for something with a lower DC resistance of course, but also, a lot of the muffling is caused by the cover, particularly brass...

    Dec 9, 2017 at 4:31 PM
  4. Antigua Tele replied to the thread Telecaster Pickups: Cheat Sheet (REVISED).

    Here is some data I gathered last year http://www.tdpri.com/threads/measured-electrical-values-of-various-telecaster-pickups.665808/ ,...

    Dec 9, 2017 at 12:56 PM
  5. Antigua Tele replied to the thread Pickups with more dynamic range?.

    The perceived dynamic range and the magnet's physical interaction upon the string's movement are not related. The magnetic pull does...

    Dec 8, 2017 at 2:08 PM
  6. Antigua Tele replied to the thread Pickups with more dynamic range?.

    I found the article here http://www.harmonycentral.com/articles/whats-the-optimum-guitar-pickup-height The explanation as to why you...

    Dec 8, 2017 at 12:50 PM
  7. Antigua Tele replied to the thread An Impolite Comparison Between GFS and Fender.

    I'd go further and say it's very rare that any pickup ever sounds bad. Some guys are disappointed that the sound they're hearing doesn't...

    Dec 7, 2017 at 10:53 PM
  8. Antigua Tele replied to the thread An Impolite Comparison Between GFS and Fender.

    Well I see a couple large screws holding the base plate in place. The broom pushers adhered the base plates with wax.

    Dec 7, 2017 at 10:46 PM
  9. Antigua Tele replied to the thread An Impolite Comparison Between GFS and Fender.

    Aren't they rebranded Artecs? I'm not sure what GFS does versus what Artec does. I think those go for around $60, compared to $30 for...

    Dec 7, 2017 at 10:44 PM
  10. Antigua Tele replied to the thread An Impolite Comparison Between GFS and Fender.

    The thinner wire adds a tiny amount of series resistance and lowers the resonance a little bit. It's barely noticeable. Using AlNiCo 3...

    Dec 7, 2017 at 10:38 PM
  11. Antigua Tele replied to the thread An Impolite Comparison Between GFS and Fender.

    GFS reads these forums, they know what buzz words to use to impress non technical guitarists. This bridge pickup is nowhere near as...

    Dec 7, 2017 at 5:33 PM
  12. Antigua Tele liked ebb soul's post in the thread An Impolite Comparison Between GFS and Fender.

    Funny how 'vintage' as in 'like original', has come to mean 'custom', or 'special'. Nothing really special about vintage, imo, save price.

    Dec 7, 2017 at 5:21 PM
  13. Antigua Tele replied to the thread A Double Cream humbucker set, that isn't DiMarzio, and costs only $25.

    It's a little strange. There are a lot of top notch guitars made in China for low prices, such as the Squier Classic Player, or Cordoba...

    Dec 6, 2017 at 12:37 PM