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  1. Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear
    Hi all Well Ive been away from the forum for a bit and once again, had to evaluate where things are at in life!! [deep hey!! ] Anyway, Ive got a few guitars that have to go so.. Ibanez RG8420ZEPA JCustom that I bought in 2010. I bought the EMG equipped purely as an exercise in interest. I...
  2. Pickups & wiring
    Hey EVERYONE, I have a JEM7DBK and have been thinking of pulling out of the stock dimarzio breed set, and putting in new pickups. I wanted to change over to active, and set in EMGs, but I would rather keep it passive so I don't have to hassle myself over battery routing. So my question is...
  3. Pickups & wiring
    Hello, I have installed the EMG 81 and 85 on my Jackson Randy Rhoads 3, but I'm getting buzz, I think its from the grounding things as I read through the internet. So witch wires should I ground and everything? Please help me and explain it to me cuz I don't understand in these things so much...
  4. Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear
    Ok I just got these and want to go back to DiMarzio's. 81/85 set, although for some reason the 85 has silver script instead of gold. I had to modify the mounting tabs to fit in the triangle DiMarzio slots, but this in no way affects function. Also will include a solderless install kit and an...
  5. Archived Topics and Common Questions
    Just got an RGA121 Prestige Natural finish. I've seen a lot of threads about installing EMGs but can't find any with links and pictures. Got a couple questions for you all who have already done what I am doing. 1. How did you deal with the 5 way switch. 2. How do you adjust the height of...
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