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post #1 of 10 (permalink) Old 07-09-2001, 01:15 AM Thread Starter
 
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has any one installed the 707 in their ax? was it difficlut?ive got a 7421 and i just ordered one and am wondering what I might encounter with it, I'd greatly appreciate your help.
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post #2 of 10 (permalink) Old 07-09-2001, 02:08 AM
 
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You'll need to route your guitar.
I suggest taking it to a luthier to have it professionally installed.
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post #3 of 10 (permalink) Old 01-13-2002, 04:02 PM
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You might want to try the Bartolini 7 string pups. Very smooth when used clean and very thick when used heavy
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post #4 of 10 (permalink) Old 01-15-2002, 01:25 PM
 
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which model bartolini's are these ???? i have been looking into them but i dont know anyone with 'hands on' experiance of them
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post #5 of 10 (permalink) Old 02-07-2002, 10:54 AM
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They are available Thru All Parts. Item Number is 488CD (C being neck, D being bridge). Retail is $230 for the pair of humbuckers......I got them at 40% off which is $140. Not bad for these pups. They are passive by the way.....
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post #6 of 10 (permalink) Old 02-07-2002, 11:19 AM
 
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Bartolini makes ACTIVE 7-string pickups, too, and they are standard size (No EMG 5-string base pickup case.) Check out bartolini.net and download the Adobe .pdf file on specs. There's a foreign Web dealer that you can order them, from, as well. Can't remeber the URL. Do a search on Google under "Bartolin pickups" or "Bartolini 7-string pickups". Should find it.
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post #7 of 10 (permalink) Old 02-07-2002, 08:43 PM
 
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Wait wait wait...you said you ordered "One"?? *Won't that be odd mixing with a non-active pickup? *Or are you taking that out too?
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post #8 of 10 (permalink) Old 02-11-2002, 07:45 AM
 
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I have a AX 7 string...I got an EMG 707 installed professionally...it sounds great! and I don't have any problems with the other pick-up being non active...
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post #9 of 10 (permalink) Old 02-12-2002, 08:17 AM
 
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That's odd, usually you have to have both pups be EMG's, because of the output difference.
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post #10 of 10 (permalink) Old 02-12-2002, 08:58 AM
 
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I haven't noticed that much of a difference in the output, but hey I hardly use the other pick up anyway, the 707 sounds great for anything :-) I didn't wanna spend the money gettin a second one installed cause I will probably never use it...
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