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Quick Simple Question

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by silent method, Mar 2, 2005.

  1. I am having my own custom made stickers with a lil logo i desgined made up and i am wondering if i can place them over my pups without drasticly affecting volume/tone?

    the picups have coverd poles

  2. come on someone must know?
  3. Selta


    Feb 6, 2002
    Pacific Northwet
    Total fanboi of: Fractal Audio, AudiKinesis Cabs, Dingwall basses
    Try it and see, though I doubt you'll notice anything. I mean, they put wood covers on them and all now. I say, go for it :D.

  4. A9X


    Dec 27, 2003
    Sinny, Oztraya
    wont make any difference unless the stickers are made of a magnetic material (iron, steel, nickel), or they're so thick that you have to move your pickup further away from strings. Neither situation is likely, so go for it.
  5. awesome!! thanks guys!! i really appercaite it
  6. Petary791


    Feb 20, 2005
    Michigan, USA
    It should not affect your pickups AT ALL.

    I've seen some people duct tape their pickups, why!?
  7. JPJ


    Apr 21, 2001
    Chicago, IL
    'Cause everybody knows that duct tape on pickups makes them sound better. :smug:
  8. jja412

    jja412 Fine gear enthusiast

    Feb 2, 2004
    St. Louis
    Yeah - but the "Duck" brand duct tape sounds the best. Warm and punchy!! :p