Poll: Favourite pick ?
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View poll results: Favourite pick ?
Dunlop Jazz III
37 34%
Dunlop Nylon
7 6%
Dunlop Tortex/Ultex
37 34%
Dunlop Delrin
2 2%
Fender shell
5 5%
Dugain
0 0%
Other (specify)
20 19%
Voters: 108.
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#2
The five on my right hand with which I was born.

...because I never lose them and I loooooooooooove me some Jeff Beck and Chet Atkins.
#3
Jazz III XL, it's stiff, has a sharp tip and is the size of a regular pick. Normal jazz IIIs are way too small and make my hand cramp trying to hold them.
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#4
I switch off between the orange Dunlop Tortex's (.60) and Dunlop Jazz III picks depending on what I play.

The tortex gives me a harder aggressive tone when riffing or getting a Paul Gilbert type of feel. It's much more grinding because it's not as rounded on the edges like the Jazz III.


The Jazz IIIs give me a smooth lead tone, like Petrucci and Eric Johnson. Its easier to roll off the strings very smoothly because the shape of it.
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#5
jazz 3s ****ing pwn
They just glide across the strings, so great for shred and fast solos, and really nice to play chords, although it does sound better with a thicker, larger pick (e.g tortex)
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#6
The big red Jazz IIIs
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#7
Dunlop 1.5mm gator grip.
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#8
Black Jazz III's all the way.
Current gear:
Carvin CT6M
TC Electronics Dark Matter distortion
Harley Benton 2x12, with Celestion V30s
Laney Ironheart 60w tube amp
#9
Dava Multi-Gague's
They are easy to hold on to and have nice attack
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Ibanez TS9 30th Anniv
Boss DD20
Boss NS2
MXR 10 Band EQ
Hardwire Supernatural
Loop-Master 2 Channel Looper

Mesa Single Rec
#10
Dunlop Tortex .88 best pick I've ever used
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#11
Tortex .60's, cuz they don't get slippery when you're sweatin, and they feel great

GUITARS CURRENTLY USED
Ibanez RG7621
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ESP LTD H-400
#13
Dunlop Tortex 1.14mm, because its ****ing metal =]
Equipment:

ESP F104 Bass
Spector Legend 5 Classic Bass
ESP B206SM Bass
Axl Mayhem Fireaxe Guitar
Gallien-Krueger 400RB-III Combo Bass Amp
Gallien-Krueger 115SBX Bass Cabinet
#14
techpick chromes, they give a really fresh sound and unlike other metal picks they dont wear your strings down
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#16
v-picks screamers, and like the regular medium V
Gear:
Blackstar HT-5 Half Stack
Damage control Solid Metal
Boss Flanger
Electro-Harmonix Q-Tron+
Dunlop 535Q Wah
General Guitar Gadgets ITS8 Overdrive
Marshall MS-4 Ministack

Guitars:

PRS Custom 24

Washburn D10 Quilted Bubinga
#17
Searchbar picks.
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#18
Anything that's heavy as ****, preferably Jim Dunlop. Can't stand the tinny noise of thin picks when they hit a string. Also, I have trouble playing with thin ones because it takes longer for the pick to pluck the string.

Just personal preference.
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#22
i like the yellow (.72) Tortex picks...

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#23
V-Picks, Small pointed. these are pracctilly the same size as Jazz IIIs but i prefer them, they are absolutly awesome
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#24
Orange dunlop tortex 0.6
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#25
Quote by Kevin Saale
Jazz III XL, it's stiff, has a sharp tip and is the size of a regular pick. Normal jazz IIIs are way too small and make my hand cramp trying to hold them.


+50 kajillion

I was talking to a local death metal guitarist who used those picks, and I tried (and failed) with them. The XL's rock.
#26
I use V Pick Screamer 2.75mm and Small Pointed 2.75mm
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#27
i use one that i found on the floor at school. i think it was just cut out of plastic but ive never found a better pick.
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#28
dunlop nylon, they dont get any better!
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#29
Blue (1mm) Dunlop tortexes... They're rigid but there's a TINY amount of give.
Current Gear:
LTD MH-400
PRS SE Custom 24 (Suhr SSH+/SSV)
Ibanez RG3120 Prestige (Dimarzio Titans)
Squier Vintage Modified 70s Jazz V
Audient iD22 interface
Peavey Revalver 4, UAD Friedman BE100/DS40
Adam S3A monitors
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#30
i mostly use tortex .60mm (the orange ones!) because of the flexible feel and scratchy attack.
I like analogue Solid State amps that make no effort to be "tube-like", and I'm proud of it...

...A little too proud, to be honest.
#31
musicians friend picks, they are realy great.
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#32
dunlop tortex .88 b/c there green. and my favorite band uses them. and they have the perfect thickness
#33
Dunlop Tortex .60's yo
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#35
V-Picks. Totally blow the Jazz IIIs away.

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Play with V-Picks ?

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#36
Quote by colin617
The five on my right hand with which I was born.

...because I never lose them and I loooooooooooove me some Jeff Beck and Chet Atkins.

+1

That and Jazz III's (black or red, or Tortexs, even though I wear those out in like 3 hours.... ) are ftw

EDIT: Or .73/.88 Tortexs, the former in the Sharp kind, and the latter regular.

Why? Because fingerpicking sounds great on clean channels, Jazz III's have awesome solo and palm muting attributes, and Tortexs just feel good.
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#39
I use the "Master Card Mediums" I find them more responsive than the visa's or the American Express...
I love all 5 (sold a couple) of my Carvin X-100b's.
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