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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 06-25-2014, 10:33 AM Thread Starter
 
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Pickup reccomendations?

Well hello people of Jemsite,

Couple of months ago I've got myself an Ibanez RG670 with some horrible brandless pickups in it. The body is made out of ash and I'm looking for an 80's trebly Paul Gilbert tone. I hope you guys can help me out.

P.S: this is my first post on this forum (yay!)

P.P.S: excuse me for the bad pic
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 06-25-2014, 10:50 AM
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Re: Pickup reccomendations?

http://www.dimarzio.com/player/paul-gilbert

Welcome to the forum. If you look at the above link you can see what pickups paul gilbert has used.
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Re: Pickup reccomendations?

this old thread might help.. or if you need more info, I'm a student of Paul's and can ask him

http://www.jemsite.com/forums/f18/ot...ups-40584.html
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Re: Pickup reccomendations?

Thank you guys very much, this is some useful info
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Re: Pickup reccomendations?

In the Intense Rock video where his tone is supra bright he's using a Seymour Duncan mini humbucker in the neck and (depending on who you ask) either a Distortion or Custom in the bridge position.
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