Neck Pickup help - Jemsite
Pickups & wiring Discussion about pickup types, replacements, recomendations, switching, wiring diagrams and sustainer systems for ANY guitar, JEMs included.

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 8 (permalink) Old 03-27-2008, 08:36 PM Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Posts: 5
Neck Pickup help

I bought a DiMarzio Super 3 for the Bridge Position in my S520EX and I was wondering what pickup in DiMarzio's line would Complement the high output of the Super 3.
Tokyo_majin is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 8 (permalink) Old 03-27-2008, 08:41 PM
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Toronto
Posts: 1,923
Re: Neck Pickup help

How about a Super 2?? A Paf Pro actually works very well and so does the air norton.
buddroyce is offline  
post #3 of 8 (permalink) Old 03-27-2008, 08:45 PM Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Posts: 5
Re: Neck Pickup help

Hmm...i was about to buy the super 2.

any info on the PAF pro and the Air Norton.
Tokyo_majin is offline  
post #4 of 8 (permalink) Old 03-28-2008, 09:02 PM
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: New York, USA
Posts: 563
Re: Neck Pickup help

PAF Pro is imho the best humbucker neck tone out there. Sweet, soulful, and full, but still great for everything else, very versatile.
CityofBlindingLights is offline  
post #5 of 8 (permalink) Old 03-28-2008, 10:08 PM
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Granite City Illinois
Posts: 804
Reviews: 2
Re: Neck Pickup help

SUPER 2
LuredMaul is offline  
post #6 of 8 (permalink) Old 03-30-2008, 01:26 AM Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Posts: 5
Re: Neck Pickup help

okay i've bought the Super 2 and it's coming in about three weeks from now.
(backordered)

Now i have another question about what pickups i should get for my RG1570 Middle pickup position.

The bridge and neck pickups have been ordered and are the Dimarzio D-sonic(black) and PAF Joe(Red)
Tokyo_majin is offline  
post #7 of 8 (permalink) Old 03-30-2008, 03:00 AM
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Posts: 1,847
Re: Neck Pickup help

Hey sorry to ask a question to you but, what do you think of the super 3? Can you say a bit about it?
kotornut is offline  
post #8 of 8 (permalink) Old 03-30-2008, 09:14 PM
 
mi2tom's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Penang, Malaysia
Posts: 7,559
Re: Neck Pickup help

EVO neck or Paf pro should work fine, even humbucker from hell works fine, don't need that much power in the neck position though.
mi2tom is offline  
Reply

Tags
air norton , bridge position , neck pickup , neck pickups , neck position , paf joe , paf pro

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Jemsite forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address

IMPORTANT: You will be required to activate your account so please ensure that your email address is correct.

If you do not receive your activation check your spam folder before using the CONTACT US form (at the bottom right of each page).



Email Address:
OR

Log-in











Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
HSS axe neck pickup horstausmforst Pickups & wiring 14 05-07-2005 06:15 PM
Neck pickup suggestion for a mahogany guitar vlad Pickups & wiring 6 10-30-2003 08:47 AM
Screwed up pickup - Neck humbuker won't work RG Guy Tech: Setup, Repairs and Mods 3 07-19-2001 06:37 PM
Pickup phase - ..should that neck pickup be upside down? iain Tech: Setup, Repairs and Mods 7 02-14-2001 02:51 AM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome