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January 15

Singlecoil

Zexcoil Releases Underwound Series of Pickups

December 18, 2013
The Underwound Series of pickups are designed to be more compatible with the conventional 250k control potentiometers found in most standard S-style guitars.
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Lollar Pickups Release Gold Foil Pickups

August 23, 2013
With these Gold Foils, expect crystal clear top end with lots of in-your-face harmonic overtones, and a wide dynamic range that can make a typical tube amp give up the dirt - while retaining all the detail and “3D” you expect from a Lollar.
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JBE Pickups Releases the S-Deluxe Chunky Bridge Pickup

July 30, 2013
JBE Pickups announces a new Strat pickup aimed at more muscular sounds.
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Schertler Introduces Magentico Pickups

April 8, 2013
At this year’s Frankfurt Musikmesse, Swiss manufacturer Schertler introduces MAGNETICO, a revolutionary new magnetic pickup series for fretted instruments.
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Lace Pickups Announce Man O' War Bass Pickups

March 29, 2013
California-Lace has released a new line of passive Lace Sensors for the bass guitar. Called the “Man O’ War” Series they are the latest in Lace bass technology.
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The Two-Pickup Esquire Wiring

March 11, 2013
Also called the “Broadcaster blend circuit,” this wiring is the transition circuit between the single-pickup Esquire and the Telecaster with its well-known dual-pickup configuration.
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GFS Introduces REDactives Pickupsx

March 8, 2013
GFS Pickups introduced the REDactive pickup system–available in humbucker, single-coil, and bass models.
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How to Balance Pickups on Strats and Teles

December 10, 2012
Adjusting pickup height sounds simple, but pickups that aren’t adjusted properly can cause problems.
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D. Allen Johnny Hiland JohnnyBlades Pickups Review

January 10, 2012
The main goals of the JohnnyBlades are to deliver great single-coil tone, stay noiseless, and be versatile enough to cover a wide range of genres.
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Stratocaster Parallel/Series Switching

November 15, 2011
In this and next month’s column, we’ll explore parallel/series pickup switching schemes for the single-coil pickups in your Strat.
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