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 Post subject: Pickups
PostPosted: Thu Nov 09, 2006 3:42 pm 
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I have a 2253w in otherwise excellent condition, but the neck pickup (a humbucker) is bad. I'd swap it out for a new one, but it seems to be slightly larger than other humbuckers I have looked at on other guitars. The bottom says "Maxon". Does anyone know of a good solution? I'd rather not have to have a new pickguard made, and I don't really want a gap either. Thanks.


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Ask around at the Guitar Gallery site, Crusty has had some luck repairing these pickups by checking them over and then unwinding until he finds a break. he may be able to advise you accordingly.

http://www.matsumoku.org/ggboard/

Consider yourself lucky your bridge pickup is ok. They are even stranger size, smaller than most and extremely tall, like twice the normal height of a tele pickup. Makes them hard to replace with anything else.


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 Post subject: Maxcm
PostPosted: Sat Mar 03, 2007 1:41 pm 
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Did I spell this wrong on mine it looks like Maxcm is yours 24314 numbers on the back ??


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