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First bass with MM+J?

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by Waabs, Nov 21, 2004.


  1. Waabs

    Waabs Employee, Musical Instrument Retail

    Aug 1, 2004
    Australia
    I was just wondering who was first with the MM + J configuration?

    Cheers.
     
  2. I'm not sure, but i think it was Warwick, with the Dolphin around 1988-92 somewhere around there, they had it before anyone else i think..

    Lakland has really brought it into the spotlight tho.
     
  3. wasn't the Dolphin a J + double-J humbucker?

    I remember a BP interview with Dan Lakin, who said he'd been inspired by the Dolphin's coil select on the double-J, to do the same with a J + MM config.
     
  4. true, but i remember some dolphins with the EXACT pickup config as current Lakland today.
     
  5. Thor

    Thor Moderator Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    I'm not really sure when Mike Money {MM} got a J...



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