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PostPosted: Thu Oct 17, 2013 9:57 am 

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Hey there guys,

I've got two beautiful Spectrum ST's that are a bit bright. I'm looking to experiment with swapping some bodies of possibly darker tone woods. The necks are perfect. I know there were a few electra models that look just like my ST's, that weren't maple based (I think I've seen a mahogany with maple and possibly a walnut?), Please let me know if you have anything available.

PEACE. :look:

PostPosted: Sat Oct 26, 2013 12:13 pm 
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Don't have a body for you, but also consider alnico II pickups. Probably cheaper than a body, a little less top end, or possibly a little smoother top end. I have a custom guitar with a lot of maple in the body, and it was the same way. I put a pair of Tone Rider Rocksongs (alinco II) pickups in it and they sounded better than anything else by far. Those pickups might sound a bit dark in some guitars, but the guitar was exceptionally bright so the pickups balanced it out.


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