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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 08-16-2003, 08:04 PM Thread Starter
 
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pickup cover

i have a jackson js30 and was wondering if the plastic pickup cover effects the sound at all?kinda a dumb question but i just gotta know
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 08-16-2003, 11:03 PM
 
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No, but I just pulled a broken cover off a Charvel pickup and noticed it is entirely shielded in copper foil. All plastic covered pickups should be shielded and epoxy potted so they say they're quieter and less microphonic. May be true, maybe not.
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