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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 02-18-2005, 10:33 AM Thread Starter
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How do you tell if a pickup is reversed?

I will be getting my guitar back from the shop late next week and i just remember that the bridge pickup sounded really thick for a bridge pickup. The pinch harmonics were kinda weak. I am using a super distortion in an alder body. Is this normal? I think my tech might have put it in backwards because both sides look the same (12 allen screws). How would i tell if it is reversed? Any indication on the bottom or something?

Thanks in advance for the info.
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 02-18-2005, 05:55 PM
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Re: How do you tell if a pickup is reversed?

the Super Distortion is the same regardless of orientation... it's just a dark pup...
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