People, I am a man with a problem. Fender Jazzmaster Pickup Cover Set Of 2 Aged White. Re: How to age a new Nickel covered pu ? You may have to register This gold plated humbucker cover is made of nickel silver, and fits all regular 6-string … Available in other colors. Nickel (pair). At high volumes, even the highest quality humbucker is prone to making unpleasant humming sounds. Available in other colors. I have a set at home, will double-check... All times are GMT-8. You can then snap the lid on the main container so the fumes don't escape. That said, please keep in mind that real nickel covers sound more “PAF-like” than the latter chrome-plated brass covers do. $9.92. WOW,thanks Poorman that looks really good. NOTE: The acid never touches the covers. Here you will find pickup covers for humbuckers, P90s(both dogears and soapbars), and others. Joined: Apr 21, 2014 Location: Wales uk. I do not seem able to locate any service provider in my region to solve my dilemma. Will not fit 'Floyd'-spaced, 'Bridge'-spaced, or metric (import) pickups. RS Guitarworks Tech Billy demonstrates how to install a humbucker cover on an RS Guitaworks True 60 pickup. Tech experts from Seymour Duncan are regularly on this forum, and are clearly labeled as employees of Seymour Duncan. From what I understand, the RS ones are 49.2. Still nice and white. I had to trim the ears off the covers to make them work. Does anyone on here age nickel pickup covers streethawk said: fretfinder said: Skipped said: fretfinder - are they Gibson? These are what we call "close faced" humbucker covers - basically, a humbucker cover with no holes in there - so they'll cover a whatever poles you're fitting into the humbucker. Speciality Guitars: Notes on Pickups ; Writer Bio. Arrives before Christmas . Sweat is the best aging agent there is. Available in Raw Nickel, Buffed Nickel, Polished Nickel… Messages: 1,652. SKU: 099-2038-000. Great way to get that aged look ; 49.2mm E to e measured center to center pole spacing. Before you know it, you'll have "aged" covers... the natural way... it's the only way. References . SwanseaSpanner TDPRI Member. - Ray Charles. PoorMan knows what everyone deserves. I'll have to get down to Radio Shack and get some of that and get busy. i "What's it SOUND like, baby?" 98. Contact Us Make sure the parts are clean and don't have fingerprints on them. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RqRINWcsqi8, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zFhrkq4NJFE, Miscellaneous Music Related Items For Sale / Trade, If this is your first visit, be sure to If you let them go too long they will be ruined. 49.2mm(1.94") Pole piece spacing. Displaying items 1 – 25. Only 9 left in stock - order soon. I haven't bought the relic covers, so I'm speaking for the white, black, mint. I make a lot of pickups and these are some of the better non-Fender branded covers I've encountered. Pickup covers made of nickel silver are the most transparent sounding! Aging Pickup Covers and Knobs Discussion in 'DIY Strat Forum' started by go49ners, Feb 6, 2015. go49ners Senior Stratmaster. Vintage 49.2mm spacing. Link to post Share on other sites. ELUTO Truck Car Cover Waterproof All Weather Full Car Covers Indoor Outdoor Car Cover for Truck Pickup Covers Windproof UV Protection Universal Car Covers Fits up to 240''(240''L x 60''W x 60''H) 4.1 out of 5 stars 120. $ 19.00. Tried old fashion elbow grease. Top The layer of metal covering shields the pickup from the strings and reduces tendency toward hum. Or you're looking to class up your axe with some covered humbuckers, but you don't want to go through the hassle or expense of replacing the pickups. But be aware: Such covers contain a lot of metal flakes (some are even conductive), so if you surround a single-coil pickup with a metallized plastic cover, it will behave like a closed metal cover and reduce your high end. check out the. This is a raw bare nickel-silver pickup cover that do not come polished. http://www.rsguitarworks.net/rsstore...roducts_id=128. Scroll Down And Click On All Of Our Sponsors' Logos For Their Websites! Pickup covers made of nickel silver are the most transparent sounding. Let the nickel covers stay in for about 20 minutes. Price is for a set of 2 covers. Seismic Audio Electric Guitar Hardware (SAGA09) 3.3 out of 5 stars 20. Price $17.99. I know I know aging plastics has been discussed before. $48.98 $ 48. Will fit Gibson humbuckers and most vintage style humbucker pickups like Seymour Duncan, Throbak, Sheptone, Fralin, Wolfetone, Bare Knuckles, Wizz, Lollar, etc. Seymour Duncan Classic Cover Nickel Silver Humbucker Pickup Covers Pair of 2 4.7 out of 5 stars 52. This page was generated at 08:56 AM. Musiclily 50mm Neck and 52mm Bridge Metal Guitar Humbucker Pickup Covers Set,Chrome 4.0 out of 5 stars 136. Just put up with the "shiny" thing for awhile and use the guitar a lot, especially in the Summertime. MVX PAF style humbucker pickup covers are Nickel plated with the correct no copper process at the same family owned Kalamazoo plating shop that did Gibson Nickel plating all the way back to the 50's. Pickup covers add a dimension of shielding that reduces interferences and hum. they look good. Get it as soon as Mon, Dec 14. Home › Guitar May show minor scuffs and scratches. Price $10.99. Take them out and just let them sit in the open air over night. select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. Where can i purchase some aged nickel humbucker pickup covers? Polepice spacing is vintage spec 1-15/16" (49.2 mm). You'll occasionally see them called "Tony Iomi" covers, named after his signiture Gibson® pickup, or "Firebird® style" covers (the Gibson® Firebird® uses the same style of cover, all be it in Min Humbucker sizing. I am in UK … Talk with your fellow tone freaks on the web's liveliest (and friendliest!) BCR Greg 698 Posted June 24, 2007. Bought here last week where they were advertised as 50mm, which they DEFINITELY ARE NOT!! VIEW/BUY. If you would enjoy some sex please contact me. Prep buffing and plating are both done in the Kalamazoo area with the same processes that were used with Gibson Golden era covers. I am a guitar player (please tell me there are some guitar players among you...) and I wish to 'age' the appearance of the nickel-chrome hardware on my Gibson Les Paul Model. I wonder how that would work if you scuffed through the finish before dipping it. RS sells some pretty nice ones at a decent price, but they are 50mm as opposed to Duncans 49.2mm so it depends on the pickup you are using. Pickup covers made of nickel silver are the most transparent sounding. -- Default Mobile Style Aged Nickel Pickup Covers 49.2mm. The covers are not a perfect fit so there's a little space as you can see from the middle pic but it allows the pup to sit as the height I had before but not let the cover touch the strings. Any tips would be great,thanks. $38.00. Fender Jazz Bass Pickup Cover Set. What now? -- Deeper gold (not dripping wet just saturated) lay it straight from top to bottom of the pickup in six lines matching the string spacing to simulate where the strings have slapped it over the years. check out the FAQ by clicking the Hello. Whats the secret? sells the aged covers without buying the whole pu ? Aged nickel pickup covers Discussion in 'Just Pickups' started by SwanseaSpanner, Mar 22, 2015. FREE Shipping by Amazon. Mar 22, 2015 #1. I would like that. Before you know it, you'll have "aged" covers... the natural way... it's the only way. Seen the RS ones. Displaying items 1 – 25. I looked all over at the Radio Shack stores for it and i could'nt find it there. All are welcome, from seasoned pros to absolute beginners. If this is your first visit, be sure to Those metal (nickel or chrome-plated brass) pickup covers affect the pickup by yielding a more “flat response,” for lack of a better term. Put these relic'd covers on your pickups for that REAL VINTAGE AGED and parchment. And a. couple of the Meguiars mirror glaze cleaners. Anyone have any suggestions for cleaning the tarnish off nickel pickup cover, or any other nickel plated guitar parts for that matter. Posts: 76. I don't think so. Must fit Gibson 490 r and t spacing. link above. You find the humbucker of our dreams, but it doesn't have a nice, shiny nickel-silver cover to complete the look of your guitar. Thanks!! SKU: 001-0660-090. Whats the best way to take a new Nickel covered 59's and age it like the Ant's ? I recently replaced the pickup rings on my SE 245 with ones I found at my LGS and the covers I got off Amazon. I think it really funks up nickel faster than a good chrome plating and steel screws get … Nickel (8) Parchment (3) Red (1) Violet (1) White (8) Yellow (1) Make Selection; Name: A to Z; Name: Z to A; Price: Low to High ; Price: High to Low; Sort by: 1; 2; Next; Results per page: Fender Jazz Bass Pickup Cover Chrome. I like the pu the way it is tone wise but the new shinny cover has to go. . In the … No copper plating here! I could be wrong, but i've never seen pickup covers at Radio Shack. $ 19.00. They are here to help. Taken from a pair of OX4 pickups, very good condition. Do you know if S.D. I don't think "RS" was referencing Radio Shack but RS Guitar Works. Jazz bass Cover Set. Joined: Jan 2, 2012 Location: Nashville, TN. Les Paul Forum Homesite Essentially what you have is your nickel covers in the smaller tupperware sitting in the acid of the bigger one. I tried to coffee and tea thing with NO luck. BCR Greg. Improved design, accurate for '59 specs. Online Catalogue ; Guitars and Basses ; Pickups ; Electric Guitar Pickups ; Pickup Covers ; Pickup Covers . I also have other guitars i might do as well. Stratocaster pickup covers with or without Seymour Duncan logo. Solid nickel pickup covers. $9.59. These covers have that "funk" and true aged, vintage look... not that generic "factory" aged look that you might see around. Put your nickel covers in the small empty tupperware and close the lid on the bigger one. Hi John Jolly. Maybe we could discuss the Les Paul guitar during it. Be sure to check them every couple of hours as some of the parts will age more quickly. 42 results. Humbucker covers for vintage Gibson PAF style pickups. VIEW/BUY. I started out with nothing...and I still have most of it left. For the string wear pattern, wet a piece of yarn with oven cleaner. Want to age the nickel-chrome plating on Les Paul guitar 2004. Bare Knuckle Pickups Forum » ... 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