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Old 10-24-2012, 05:44 AM   #1
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Smile Les Paul Copy Bridge Pickup Upgrade.

Hi there,

So I have a Nevada Les Paul copy that I use on stage (I'm in a punk band, and it gets thrown around a lot) and want to replace the bridge pickup (I never use the neck one) just to improve the sound a bit.

Affordable suggestions please? My budget is 100 ($160).

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Old 10-24-2012, 05:56 AM   #2
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What kind of sound are you looking for?
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Old 10-24-2012, 06:01 AM   #3
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Something with good clarity and plenty of tone.
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Old 10-24-2012, 06:38 AM   #4
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What style of music?
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Old 10-24-2012, 06:42 AM   #5
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Like I said in the post, I play in a punk/hardcore band and it only really gets used for that.
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Old 10-24-2012, 06:43 AM   #6
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Something with good clarity and plenty of tone.

That doesn't really say much, you know. Tone and clarity is kinda subject to personal preferences. Best if you can find an audio clip or a favorite artist sound.
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  • ESP Standard Eclipse I CTM VW
  • ESP LTD Deluxe H-1001
  • ESP LTD Deluxe Viper-1000 STBC
  • ESP Edwards E-EX-100STD
  • Warmoth Paulcaster "Tiger"
  • Tanglewood TW170 AS
  • Vox Tonelab ST
  • Blackstar HT-1R
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Old 10-24-2012, 08:18 AM   #7
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Check out GFS pickups. They have a few different humbuckers so you might be able to find one that suits you.



Personally I wouldn't spend more than that on a budget guitar.
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Old 10-24-2012, 08:22 AM   #8
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What amp are you using?
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