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Jazz pup's beneath your soapbar covers

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by bino, Aug 20, 2004.


  1. bino

    bino

    Jun 27, 2002
    Orange County
    Has anyone tried this? I prefer the Jazz pup sound, but have seen some nice basses with soapbars lately that I would love to grab. Assuming the dimensions line up, couldn't I just stick my Jazz pup's under those soapbar covers and get my preferred sound?
     
  2. Bassic83

    Bassic83

    Jul 26, 2004
    Texas, USSA
    I wouldn't see why not- you might have to put a dot of silicone or something on them to make sure they stay put, but I plan on doing some exotic wood covers for mine.
     
  3. Nino Valenti

    Nino Valenti Commercial User

    Feb 2, 2001
    Staten Island NYC
    Builder: Valenti Basses
    Some comapnies do this already. I know for a fact that EMG & Bart make them.

    These basses have them. They're called EMG 40J's:
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