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Old 11-11-2012, 07:56 PM   #1
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pickup noise?

i wanted to know if i could put on pickup covers on my pickup without any micro phonic noise.or do i need to solder the pickup bobbins to the cover or use silicone glue or what.thanks
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Old 11-12-2012, 04:12 AM   #2
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There shouldn't be any noise from simply adding a cover to your pickups. You're talking about just adding the covers to regular humbuckers/singlecoils, right?
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Old 11-12-2012, 05:38 AM   #3
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They can get squeeley. I'd recommend soldering always, but beyond that potting is also important.
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Old 11-12-2012, 12:49 PM   #4
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They can get squeeley. I'd recommend soldering always, but beyond that potting is also important.

sorry for resonding late but what type of noise can i get without potting them and are there any threads about how to pot pickups?
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Old 11-12-2012, 12:51 PM   #5
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There shouldn't be any noise from simply adding a cover to your pickups. You're talking about just adding the covers to regular humbuckers/singlecoils, right?

yea i was gonna add some covers that i found on a website to make my open blade magnet humbuckers to look like emgs
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