#1
What would happen if I put my pickups in upside down?
Are pickups made to correspond to the frequencies of the strings or are they just "microphones"?

Just curious....
•1976 Gibson Les Paul Custom, PRS Mark Holcomb Ltd Run, 2004 Les Paul Classic, Joe Bonamassa Les Paul Stndrd

•Orange Rockerverb 50 MKII
•PRS Archon
•Kemper Amp Profiler
#2
well, pickups are in fact magnets, so the ones for the bottom strings are (i think) a bit stronger, so as you'd put them in upside down, you'd get a bassier tone.

I'm not sure, I could be off by about 1000%, it's just my guess...
Gear:
Fender Jazzmaster
Boss DS-2
Digitech RP150 (with Line6 EX-1 Exp pedal)
Orange Crush 30R


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