Pickup Discoloration

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by Geoff St. Germaine, Dec 21, 2001.


  1. Geoff St. Germaine

    Geoff St. Germaine Commercial User

    Has anyone else here noticed pickup discoloration directly underneath the strings on their pickups. I have a set of Bart soapbars in my bass and the pickups are starting to look like zebras. It isn't really noticeable with the strings on, I really noticed it when I restrung last night. The pickeps are turning whitish underneath the strings.

    I am not concerned about the pickups, it is purley superficial I am sure, but I am curious if this is a common occurance or not.

    Geoff