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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 05-20-2005, 11:36 AM Thread Starter
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Noisy pickups/ RG550

The pickups in my RG550 are quite noisy. I have even shielded the cavity (maybe not the best job) and they're still noisy. I noticed this morning that when I walk over to my amp/cabinet it gets louder. So I guess other than finding a position on stage where I
mnot picking up any signals does any one have any suggestions on quieting things down?
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 05-20-2005, 12:15 PM
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Re: Noisy pickups/ RG550

Check that the wiring is all in good order - especially the earthing.
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