P/J Pickups

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by st2112, Feb 11, 2014.


  1. st2112

    st2112

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    Can anyone tell me if a Dimarzio Ultra Jass pup would be compatible with a duncan SPB-3 1/4 pounder? I want to get a side by side split coil. Really tired on the hum fron the 1/4 lb j pup.
  2. line6man

    line6man

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    Compatible in what sense? Tonal preference is subjective, and blendability is important to some, but not others.
  3. pgolliher

    pgolliher

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    I have the dimarzio p/j 126?? Combo. They sound great. I would go full swap.
  4. st2112

    st2112

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    Thanks,I've been considering the dp-126. I just like the spb3 a lot.
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  6. pgolliher

    pgolliher

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    I totally understand - if the QPs sound great, you don't want to change them, but I have really grown fond of p/j set up- of p pick up rolled off a tad for a good bite/bark tone that cuts through - so I like that the balance of the set.

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