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dimensions of bart mk1 pups

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by paz, Jan 20, 2005.


  1. paz

    paz Banned

    Jun 26, 2001
    Seaton, Devon, England
    hiya everyone does anyone know the dimensions of the mk1 pups found on the ibanez sr905, ive looked on the site and apparently they dont exist help
     
  2. David Wilson

    David Wilson Administrator Staff Member Administrator Supporting Member

    Oct 14, 2002
    Lower Westchester, NY
    on the bartolini.net site, go to 'product information' and downlaod the pickup drawings with dimensions pdf. It's in there
     
  3. mikezimmerman

    mikezimmerman Supporting Member

    Apr 29, 2001
    Omaha, Nebraska
  4. Eric Moesle

    Eric Moesle

    Sep 21, 2001
    Columbus OH
    mk1 = "make in Korea". These pickups are licensed to use the Bartolini name for import basses, they are not made by Bartolini. You will not find their specs on the Bartolini site.
     
  5. David Wilson

    David Wilson Administrator Staff Member Administrator Supporting Member

    Oct 14, 2002
    Lower Westchester, NY
    They're definitely in the pickup drawings with dimensions pdf file
     
  6. Rene

    Rene

    Mar 8, 2004
    Canada
    Yes the dimension for Bartolini MK1 pickups is in their web site at
    www.bartolini.net

    and the dimension is
    1.33 in X 4.25 in
    or
    34mm X 108mm
    They are dual coil humbucker and I just checked their web site
    I checked Seymour and they don't have pickups the same size

    EMG 40 DC is
    39mmX104mm

    So the routering won't affect the tone but the pickup will
    because EMG 40DC is an active pickup. Not the same texture of sound at all.
    I hope it helped
    René
    20 years experience in making and repair as a luthier
     
  7. paz

    paz Banned

    Jun 26, 2001
    Seaton, Devon, England
    oh crap, looks like i need the guitar shop to drill some new holes for the pickups i want (emg 40dc) will this seriously affect the tone, i hope not