NGD? But not quite.

Discussion in 'Electric Instruments' started by tyfu20, Jan 20, 2020.

  1. tyfu20

    tyfu20 New Member

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    Been playing the new SE Paul's to death the last week and absolutely love it. Picked up my S2 Singlecut Satin today because it was staring at me like, really man? When I did I was wondering, what happened to the volume? Not wanting to mess with the Paul's pickup height, because I love the sound, I decided to make some adjustments to the Singlecut to see if I could get the outputs on a level playing field. Happy to say I was able to get them close on the output while still maintaining the characteristics of the #7 pickups. It's almost like a NGD as the tones are definitely more present and resonant. Can't wait to create some new material with it.

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  2. shimmilou

    shimmilou Established in 1963

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    Sweet discovery!
     
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  3. WA Paul

    WA Paul It’s ok...I’m with Manny dog

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    Small changes in pickup height and pole pieces can lead to big changes in tone!
     
  4. RickP

    RickP Established 1960, Still Not Dead

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    Love new discoveries with old friends. Sometimes venturing out leads to new ideas, and inspires to change things you didn’t know could be better. Cool find there!
     
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  5. tyfu20

    tyfu20 New Member

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    So true!
     
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  6. Andrew Paul

    Andrew Paul The cat's meow

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    Very cool! Enjoy!
     
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  7. bodia

    bodia Authorities said.....best leave it.....unsolved

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    I love a good tweak, now and then.
     
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