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Here is a collection of links from very common topics here. Summary of different styles of pickups
Summary of different styles of pickups http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Piezoelectric
What is a Piezo pickup? "J" pickups discussion and comparisons.
SMASH´s excellent J-pickup shootout My 'basstasters' for Jazz pickups
Davidmwilsons 'Basstasters' for Jazz pickups Jazz pups Comparison Chart
Bass Player J-pup shootout
'''Dr. DIMENTO´S experiments:''' DIMENTO'S BASIC TROUBLE-SHOOTING GUIDE
Dr. DIMENTO'S BASIC TROUBLE-SHOOTING GUIDE Dr DIMENTO'S ONGOING "J" STYLE PUP EXPERIMENT
Dr. DIMENTO'S ONGOING "J" STYLE PUP EXPERIMENT Dr. DIMENTO’S ONGOING “P” PUP EXPERIMENT
Dr. DIMENTO’S ONGOING “P” PUP EXPERIMENT Dr. DIMENTO'S ONGOING "SOAPBAR" STYLE PUP EXPERIMENT
Dr. DIMENTO'S ONGOING "SOAPBAR" STYLE PUP EXPERIMENT Dr. DIMENTO'S ONGOING "HB" STYLE PUP EXPERIMENT
Dr. DIMENTO'S ONGOING "HB" STYLE PUP EXPERIMENT Dr DIMENTO'S ONGOING MM PUP EXPERIMENT
Dr. DIMENTO'S ONGOING "MM" PUP EXPERIMENT Dr. DIMENTO'S ONGOING "PJ" PUP EXPERIMENT
Dr. DIMENTO'S ONGOING "PJ" PUP EXPERIMENT Dr. DIMENTO’S V-BASS PICKUP EXPERIMENT
Dr. DIMENTO’S V-BASS PICKUP EXPERIMENT Dr. DIMENTO’S “ONBOARD” PREAMP & BOSS GEB-7 GRAPHIC EQ EXPERIMENT
Dr. DIMENTO’S “ONBOARD” PREAMP EXPERIMENT DIMENTO PHASE/BLEND EXPLORATION
Dr. DIMENTO'S PHASE/BLEND EXPLORATION
'''Active vs. Passive'''
*Active or Passive
'''Series / Parallel switching'''
*Jazz Bass Series/Parallel
*Can someone help me with a diagram? Wiring Diagram for Jazz Parallel/Series Config
Wiring Diagram for Jazz Parallel/Series Config Series/paralell, need picture, not schematic!
Parallel/Series Installation instructions http://www.seymourduncan.com/website...eries_mod.html
Diagram for single coil series mod from Seymour Duncan P bass J bass comparison
Precision vs. Jazz Jazz Shielding Pictorial (Big Images Warning)
Lyle Caldwells excellent Jazz shielding pictorial WINDING PICKUP PICKUPS LINK AND MUCH MORE
WINDING PICKUP PICKUPS LINK AND MUCH MORE http://home.zonnet.nl/wilmaremy/makingpups.html
Making Pickups the Cheap Way: An Adventure into Pickup Winding http://www.searcystringworks.com/jbass.html
Fender Jazz Bass Pickup Restoration http://www.subsonicfamily.com/bass/
Gigue's bass pickup/preamp test page
Tests : DiMarzio - Sadowsky - Aguilar - Fender - Lindy Fralin The Art of Soldering! (a how-to)
Ray Salamons Guide to The Art of Soldering! (a how-to) Soldering Bass
Another good soldering thread http://www.mrgearhead.com
MrGearhead.com - Wiring schematics and diagrams for Fender instruments http://www.seymourduncan.com/support/schematics.shtml
Pictorial diagrams for lots of standard pickup configurations. http://www.seymourduncan.com/support..._q_and_a.shtml
Seymours huge Q&A section
''These are questions and answers culled from ten years of Seymour's "Pickup Questions" column in Vintage Guitar magazine compiled here for your enjoyment and reference. (Over 700 questions and answers)''
If you cannot find info on specific pickups you are wondering about. Please include all necessery info in your post. Info such as what type of bass, playing style, sound preference etc.
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