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Mystery pickups...can anyone ID these?

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by Sam Pajanna, Sep 2, 2017.


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  1. Sam Pajanna

    Sam Pajanna

    Mar 12, 2016
    These came in a used 2008 American Standard P. Anybody know what they are? I don't think they are Fender pickups, unless someone decided to put mysterious markings on them. They measure about 11.2k
     
  2. eastcoasteddie

    eastcoasteddie

    Mar 24, 2006
    NoVA
    Pics....
     
  3. Do they look like this?

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  4. eastcoasteddie

    eastcoasteddie

    Mar 24, 2006
    NoVA
    Is that a doorbell?
     
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  5. Some part of a telephone, I believe.
     
  6. Bruce Johnson

    Bruce Johnson Commercial User

    Feb 4, 2011
    Fillmore, CA
    Professional Luthier
    Ha! That gave me my morning laugh! A doorbell or a telephone!

    For those of you wondering, that is the coil assembly for the "mystery" pickup in a 1966-1968 Ampeg AEB-1 Scroll Bass.
     
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  7. Sam Pajanna

    Sam Pajanna

    Mar 12, 2016
    I meant to delete the post but I deleted the pics instead. They are just stock Fender pickups. I guess they scrawl a bunch of junk on the back with a silver marker.
     

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