string spacing?

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by brandinstroy, Mar 17, 2001.

  1. brandinstroy

    brandinstroy Supporting Member

    Feb 21, 2001
    Houston, TX
    Endorsing Artist: Fodera, Noble Amps, JHAudio, Trickfish Amplification
    How do you measure string spacing for a 5 string 35" scale? I want to replace my pickups but manufacturers who make pickups need to know the string spacing before they can build the pickups for me.
  2. Brad Johnson

    Brad Johnson Supporting Member

    Mar 8, 2000
    Gaithersburg, Md
    In reference to a pickup you'd want the distance from the outer edge of your lowest string to the outer edge of your highest string.