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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 11-07-2003, 02:32 PM Thread Starter
 
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Pickup question....

is there any practical way to install EMG's on guitars that already have the pickups mounted to the body of the guitar(Like a lot of RG's do).

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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 11-07-2003, 02:37 PM
 
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You could always add pickup mounting rings. Can't EMG's be direct-mounted as well though?
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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 11-08-2003, 04:51 AM
 
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yeah just like any pickups. Just wack the spring on the "other" side of the pickup's mouting lug and you have it set up for direct mount
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 11-08-2003, 04:44 PM
 
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If your problem is that the old screws are too fat to fit through the brass rings fitted in the EMG, then you can put a screw into the EMG, then heat the screw with a soldering iron until the heat transfers to the bushing, and it will come out, leaving a larger hole. The ring can usually be put back the same way, but may require a little superglue.
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