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  1. Antigua Tele replied to the thread TV Jones now making straight-up rock humbuckers.

    The dimarzio ej custom is similar to those specs.

    Feb 24, 2018 at 6:56 PM
  2. Antigua Tele replied to the thread TV Jones now making straight-up rock humbuckers.

    The best they can do is match the inductance, frequency response curve, and maybe the amount of magnetic pull, but they guitar itself...

    Feb 24, 2018 at 6:42 AM
  3. Antigua Tele replied to the thread TV Jones now making straight-up rock humbuckers.

    Their prices have been on the high side. For somewhat rare gretsch replica pickups it's a fine deal, but for ordinary Gibson / fender...

    Feb 23, 2018 at 4:48 PM
  4. Antigua Tele replied to the thread Twisted Tele Bridge Pickup.

    Despite being wound with 43 AWG wire (in the spirit of reversing the bridge and neck specs) the resonance is about the same as any other...

    Feb 23, 2018 at 1:18 PM
  5. Antigua Tele replied to the thread Degaussing, or "aging" AlNiCo pole pieces.

    For the most part, degaussed AlNiCo 5 that is brought down to ~600G is equivalent to AlNiCo 2, so you'd leave the AlNiCo 2 full strength...

    Feb 22, 2018 at 11:43 AM
  6. Antigua Tele replied to the thread Degaussing, or "aging" AlNiCo pole pieces.

    Did you see this thread http://www.tdpri.com/threads/chinese-magnetometer-going-for-about-100.805654/ ? Decent magnetometer for about $100.

    Feb 22, 2018 at 11:35 AM
  7. Antigua Tele replied to the thread The hole in a Tele bridge pickup.

    Not sure if joking.

    Feb 19, 2018 at 7:35 PM
  8. Antigua Tele replied to the thread The hole in a Tele bridge pickup.

    I'm going to have to post a retraction. I had read this somewhere, but I didn't remember where, and so I looked it up, and it looks like...

    Feb 19, 2018 at 7:18 PM
  9. Antigua Tele replied to the thread The hole in a Tele bridge pickup.

    A second function of the hole(s) is that it lets wax get in and out of the center of the pickup when wax potting.

    Feb 19, 2018 at 1:02 PM
  10. Antigua Tele replied to the thread Degaussing, or "aging" AlNiCo pole pieces.

    I don't know what claims were being made about vintage pickups and degaussed pole pieces, but it's a well known and accepted fact that...

    Feb 18, 2018
  11. Antigua Tele replied to the thread Degaussing, or "aging" AlNiCo pole pieces.

    That's accurate, in fact I tried that and it worked as expected.

    Feb 18, 2018