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  • Which era is the classic Jazzmaster sound?

    I'm looking to get some replacement pickups for my CIJ.



    Pickup descriptions include CBS, 50s, late 50s, 60s, etc....



    I'm not sure which I want? I'd like some balanced, and not too thin/brittle.

    Vintage is okay. I don't want anything too modern or high output.
    good deals with: nearly everyone.
    Previous Moniker tiles: JoshuaTSP, Science! & GAS KING

  • #2
    Get Seymour Duncan Antiquities.
    http://rosecassidy.bandcamp.com

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    • #3
      Get Seymour Duncan Antiquities.
      http://rosecassidy.bandcamp.com

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      • #4






        Quote Originally Posted by TravvyBear
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        Get Seymour Duncan Antiquities.




        i read this a lot across various forums.. might be worth a shout. otherwise Novak and Lollar get mentioned a lot but probably cost as much as a second hand Jazzmaster.
        Youtube Pedal Vids
        For Sale: (including special delivery in UK)
        ToneFactor Nebular - £40
        Line 6 RotoMachine - £46
        Good deals: Sikor, daysofspeed, joeyowen, melx, WAWbanks, Vince, woolyh, HeartfeltDawn, messiah, T3, dangerous dan, starsteam, Netstar, gae86, theboywho, Mike_Muse_Rage, SG-1, kpd78, AJ Nash, Vintage_freak, percyexpat

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        • #5






          Quote Originally Posted by TravvyBear
          View Post

          Get Seymour Duncan Antiquities.




          i read this a lot across various forums.. might be worth a shout. otherwise Novak and Lollar get mentioned a lot but probably cost as much as a second hand Jazzmaster.
          Youtube Pedal Vids
          For Sale: (including special delivery in UK)
          ToneFactor Nebular - £40
          Line 6 RotoMachine - £46
          Good deals: Sikor, daysofspeed, joeyowen, melx, WAWbanks, Vince, woolyh, HeartfeltDawn, messiah, T3, dangerous dan, starsteam, Netstar, gae86, theboywho, Mike_Muse_Rage, SG-1, kpd78, AJ Nash, Vintage_freak, percyexpat

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          • #6






            Quote Originally Posted by TravvyBear
            View Post

            Get Seymour Duncan Antiquities.




            i read this a lot across various forums.. might be worth a shout. otherwise Novak and Lollar get mentioned a lot but probably cost as much as a second hand Jazzmaster.
            Youtube Pedal Vids
            For Sale: (including special delivery in UK)
            ToneFactor Nebular - £40
            Line 6 RotoMachine - £46
            Good deals: Sikor, daysofspeed, joeyowen, melx, WAWbanks, Vince, woolyh, HeartfeltDawn, messiah, T3, dangerous dan, starsteam, Netstar, gae86, theboywho, Mike_Muse_Rage, SG-1, kpd78, AJ Nash, Vintage_freak, percyexpat

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            • #7






              Quote Originally Posted by TravvyBear
              View Post

              Get Seymour Duncan Antiquities.




              i read this a lot across various forums.. might be worth a shout. otherwise Novak and Lollar get mentioned a lot but probably cost as much as a second hand Jazzmaster.
              Youtube Pedal Vids
              For Sale: (including special delivery in UK)
              ToneFactor Nebular - £40
              Line 6 RotoMachine - £46
              Good deals: Sikor, daysofspeed, joeyowen, melx, WAWbanks, Vince, woolyh, HeartfeltDawn, messiah, T3, dangerous dan, starsteam, Netstar, gae86, theboywho, Mike_Muse_Rage, SG-1, kpd78, AJ Nash, Vintage_freak, percyexpat

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              • #8
                I've read a lot on the offset forums too. Still unsure.

                I have Rose Picassos in it now. They're sweet, but I'd like to get more of a classic tone out of it.



                Yeah, those a certainly in my price range. Do they compare?



                I = darker

                II = brighter

                ??



                I know pots can change those characteristics too.





                Those eBay pickup builders are in the same range. Pickupwiz, and the others.



                Novaks are heralded as the best, but a little more $$.
                good deals with: nearly everyone.
                Previous Moniker tiles: JoshuaTSP, Science! & GAS KING

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                • #9
                  I've read a lot on the offset forums too. Still unsure.

                  I have Rose Picassos in it now. They're sweet, but I'd like to get more of a classic tone out of it.



                  Yeah, those a certainly in my price range. Do they compare?



                  I = darker

                  II = brighter

                  ??



                  I know pots can change those characteristics too.





                  Those eBay pickup builders are in the same range. Pickupwiz, and the others.



                  Novaks are heralded as the best, but a little more $$.
                  good deals with: nearly everyone.
                  Previous Moniker tiles: JoshuaTSP, Science! & GAS KING

                  Comment


                  • #10






                    Quote Originally Posted by gambit
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                    i read this a lot across various forums.. might be worth a shout. otherwise Novak and Lollar get mentioned a lot but probably cost as much as a second hand Jazzmaster.




                    You might get lucky on Offset Guitars and pick up a secondhand set for cheap. I've got some Novaks for under
                    Excellent deals done: cmloeffler - GDan - mr benn - kpd78 - ArrMatey - Melx - Daryl Chaney - rememberduane - Barnaby, Hardly - Kid_A - plecoman - mattybigfro - Loobs - Hanglow - Free The Guilty - gjhardwick - Tengo - hangwire - Ancient Mariner - Headlow - ZoomRMC - uncle psychosis - daysofspeed - chisa - JBJ - Mozart82 - Rogsrevenge - theboywho - SG1 - Cirrus - Kayzer - Teahead - AF-100 - stella_blues - woolyh -

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                    • #11






                      Quote Originally Posted by gambit
                      View Post

                      i read this a lot across various forums.. might be worth a shout. otherwise Novak and Lollar get mentioned a lot but probably cost as much as a second hand Jazzmaster.




                      You might get lucky on Offset Guitars and pick up a secondhand set for cheap. I've got some Novaks for under
                      Excellent deals done: cmloeffler - GDan - mr benn - kpd78 - ArrMatey - Melx - Daryl Chaney - rememberduane - Barnaby, Hardly - Kid_A - plecoman - mattybigfro - Loobs - Hanglow - Free The Guilty - gjhardwick - Tengo - hangwire - Ancient Mariner - Headlow - ZoomRMC - uncle psychosis - daysofspeed - chisa - JBJ - Mozart82 - Rogsrevenge - theboywho - SG1 - Cirrus - Kayzer - Teahead - AF-100 - stella_blues - woolyh -

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                      • #12
                        Jag GAS.
                        good deals with: nearly everyone.
                        Previous Moniker tiles: JoshuaTSP, Science! & GAS KING

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                        • #13
                          Jag GAS.
                          good deals with: nearly everyone.
                          Previous Moniker tiles: JoshuaTSP, Science! & GAS KING

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                          • #14
                            The best were the hot ones in the Classic Player, IMO.
                            ...

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                            • #15
                              The best were the hot ones in the Classic Player, IMO.
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