Nordstrand big singles jazz style pick ups/ Single Coil

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  1. Tbfus

    Tbfus Supporting Member

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    Looking to replace these Nordy Big Single/ Single Coil pickups with some that don't have the 60 cycle hum when I try and use the front or back pickup separately. Any suggestions. Thanks
  2. mmbongo

    mmbongo Chicken Pot Pie. My three favorite things!! Supporting Member

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    Big Splits!
  3. Tbfus

    Tbfus Supporting Member

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    Thanks!
  4. Hapa

    Hapa

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    Fatstacks are a more polite version of the Big Singles.
    Big Splits are like like a P pickup inline...different like a cousin. Same genes, but different.
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  6. mmbongo

    mmbongo Chicken Pot Pie. My three favorite things!! Supporting Member

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  7. ctmullins

    ctmullins Registered thumper Supporting Member

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    My Big Singles were much quieter after I did a proper shielding job. Part of that involves running the grey wires to a good ground.
  8. Davo-London

    Davo-London

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    My big singles are quiet as any bass i've played. I nearly always play 100% bridge pickup; it's always very quiet. So can I suggest it's the bass not the pickups!

    Davo

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