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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 07-10-2002, 12:41 AM Thread Starter
 
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Adjusting the Jem Single Coil

The pole pieces on my jem single coil look a little out of proportion: i.e. the B string pole piece is very low into the picking and the G string pole piece is very high out...

is there any way to level them?
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no. the staggered height single-coil PU is pretty much industry standard... works great for intended use 3 wound and 3 unwound strings ...glen
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Glen is right. Check out most of the guitars in a music store that contain single coil p/u's and you'll find this. If you hear anyone talking about or advertising "staggered pole pieces", this is what they're talking about. It's preferred by single coil fans and traditionalists.
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