dimarzio model j

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by thetaurus, Sep 14, 2003.

  1. thetaurus


    May 28, 2002
    Muncy, PA
    so i've heard nothing but good about the dimarzio model j's. the only thing i'm not crazy about it the adjustable pole pieces. has anyone had any problems with them coming loose or moving? i'm thinking that when i have them installed, i could have the guy doing it put some loctite on them or something so they don't move. what do you all think? or is there something else out there that's very similar to it with non adjustable pole pieces.

    oh yeah...i plan on staying completely passive and wiring them for standard parallel v/v/t wiring.
  2. Nino Valenti

    Nino Valenti Supporting Member Commercial User

    Feb 2, 2001
    Staten Island NYC
    Builder: Valenti Basses
    I've had a set on a bass a while ago & I never had a perblem with them moving.
  3. rumblethump

    rumblethump Supporting Member

    Mar 25, 2000
    Pioneer CA. 95666
    I've never had the screws move on my Model I in the last 28 years. I wouldn't concern my self with this until it becomes a problem. Its nice to have the ability to adjust each pole piece for string to string balance.. :)