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  1. Pickups & wiring
    I have an old beater Charvel Predator, plays great but the pickups don't sound fantastic. It has the H-S pickup configuration with 5-way switch and volume knob only, no tone knob. I have a set of 81 and 85 EMG's and I'm kind of wanting to try out an active pickup, never actually used them...
  2. All Other Guitars (including Prestige)
    I have been wanting another hardtail Ibanez for a while but was having real trouble finding something that I liked. I then got a great deal on a used, but absolutely mint, RGA121H in dark ruby. Its not the finish I wanted, I would have liked the Violin or natural finish, but never mind, they...
  3. Gear, Equipment, Recording & Off Topic
    I have a jackson dinky, set up with EMG 81/85 combo, and they are great... However, they seem to only work in the switch positon 1, and 3. if I use the middle switch position, the pickups cut out. They work perfect with just the neck and body single positions. Does anyone know what could be...
  4. Tech: Setup, Repairs and Mods
    Alright this thread shall be dedicated to my first guitar which "was" a black squier strat. Its been through sooo much haha. I originally rerouted it for a floyd rose, put on a fabric finish with paint (including matching headstock), and installed emg pickkups. Then I completed turned around and...
  5. Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear
    I have an EMG 81-85 quick connect set with all necessary components, in like new condition. $150 shipped.
  6. Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear
    Will take trades on all gear. Can combine any or all items for a trade. Mostly looking for Ibanez RG/PGM/JEM. -----Washburn X Pro series 7 string. Made in China. The person I got this from had bought an extra bridge for it, because the intonation was off and he thought that bridge was...
  7. Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear
    Looking to buy emg 81 and 85. IF you have the quick connect cables and hardware that would be great. Let me know if you have something.