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Anyone make a split coil that fits in a single coil route?

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by Brendan5, Apr 21, 2010.

  1. Brendan5


    Jul 18, 2009
    I have a 51 P body and I want to put a split coil P pickup in it but it's already routed for a single coil P. I know some companies make split coil J's... but does anyone make one in a P?
  2. Darkstrike

    Darkstrike Return Of The King!

    Sep 14, 2007
    Yeah, Nordstrand, IIRC.
  3. cnltb


    May 28, 2005
  4. Lindy Fralin. $140.00.
  5. Darkstrike

    Darkstrike Return Of The King!

    Sep 14, 2007
    ^^^^ Ah, it was Fralin I was thinking of, not Nordstrand, sorry.
  6. TheBasicBassist


    Jan 8, 2009
    Newark, DE
    Endorsing Artist: Rosado Guitars
    Doesn't Lindy Fralin do this as well? Or does he only do single coil jazz pups in this manner?
  7. Brendan5


    Jul 18, 2009
    $140? Ouch. Thanks guys.
  8. Brendan5


    Jul 18, 2009

    "Please excuse the quality of this pickup because it is still a prototype for testing, and I have not had the bobbin professionally milled yet."

  9. tubby.twins

    tubby.twins Amateur Pickup Reviewer Gold Supporting Member

    Apr 15, 2009
    The bobbin looks fine to me.
  10. What's wrong with that?
  11. Brendan5


    Jul 18, 2009
    Well I don't care what the bobbin looks like if the thing sounds good, but when you say "excuse the quality of this pickup" that is pretty broad.
  12. Natropath


    Apr 13, 2010
    The Fralin pickup is awesome and totally worth the price. I've played a 51 for a long time and I put one in a year ago. It's now one of my best sounding basses.
  13. koobie


    Jul 11, 2007
    Portland OR
    +1 One of the best purchases I've made.

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