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    Quote Originally Posted by spellcaster View Post
    I'm sure originals are hard to come by, but there are reproductions being made.

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    Cool seeing the process they used...
    and dB--that guitar is different than the one in the video.
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    Yeah very cool- I'd be more interested in an original I think

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    If it works the same--cool--but there could be a difference in materials.
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    Quote Originally Posted by zontar View Post
    If it works the same--cool--but there could be a difference in materials.
    I'm sure there could be differences....That pickup is still subject to all the variables in a conventional pickup such as wire size, winding method, and number of turns. I'd guess that the builder, Lollar in this case, would be trying to achieve the voicing of an original, so they might sound pretty good.
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    Well yes--the materials can make a difference.
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    Lollar makes really nice pickups- my X-500 can custom Lollar P90's

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    They are a brand to consider when looking for replacements
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    One of these days I have try some from Mike

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    If you ever need to or want to - sure
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    I'd like to

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