#1
whats the difference? i mean i know active are hooked up to a battery...but why is the battery there....whats it do really?
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#2
active pickups have more output, hotter, i guess in ways, more power therefore it needs more power!, distorts easier,

passive sound more vintage, lower output, blah blah

there is a a thread on this, search it up for more info.
http://www.theweekendkids.com

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Last edited by ark at Feb 10, 2007,
#4
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#5
Check up on wikipedia also.
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