Let the nickel covers stay in for about 20 minutes. I have a set at home, will double-check... All times are GMT-8. Everyone knows that. RS Guitarworks Tech Billy demonstrates how to install a humbucker cover on an RS Guitaworks True 60 pickup. tone forum. Hi John Jolly. I make a lot of pickups and these are some of the better non-Fender branded covers I've encountered. Tele Neck Pickup Cover Nickel Nickel plated nickel-silver Telecaster® cover. May show minor scuffs and scratches. 42 results. Price $10.99. Fits Gibson PAF style pickups. Only 15 left in stock - order soon. Joined: Jan 2, 2012 Location: Nashville, TN. To start viewing messages, Strat Cover Set. 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. Aged Nickel Pickup Covers 49.2mm. and parchment. Whats the best way to take a new Nickel covered 59's and age it like the Ant's ? link above. Vintage 49.2mm spacing. 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 I like you a lot. VIEW/BUY. This is a raw bare nickel-silver pickup cover that do not come polished. That said, please keep in mind that real nickel covers sound more “PAF-like” than the latter chrome-plated brass covers do. $9.59. Home › Guitar Aged nickel pickup covers Discussion in 'Just Pickups' started by SwanseaSpanner, Mar 22, 2015. Pickup covers made of nickel silver are the most transparent sounding! 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. WOW,thanks Poorman that looks really good. Online Catalogue ; Guitars and Basses ; Pickups ; Electric Guitar Pickups ; Pickup Covers ; Pickup Covers . VIEW/BUY. Nickel (pair). If this is your first visit, be sure to Does anyone on here age nickel pickup covers streethawk said: fretfinder said: Skipped said: fretfinder - are they Gibson? Bass Guitar Pickup Covers. Put your nickel covers in the small empty tupperware and close the lid on the bigger one. Those metal (nickel or chrome-plated brass) pickup covers affect the pickup by yielding a more “flat response,” for lack of a better term. 49.2mm(1.94") Pole piece spacing. Guitar Pickup Covers for Strat. One of the pictures shows a sample a sample partially buffed with a buffing wheel. This page was generated at 08:56 AM. SwanseaSpanner TDPRI Member. If you would enjoy some sex please contact me. If you let them go too long they will be ruined. And a. couple of the Meguiars mirror glaze cleaners. 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. BCR Greg. Just put up with the "shiny" thing for awhile and use the guitar a lot, especially in the Summertime. I looked all over at the Radio Shack stores for it and i could'nt find it there. Only 9 left in stock - order soon. I don't think so. I have bought hundreds and hundreds of these covers from Stewmac. Aged. PoorMan knows what everyone deserves. Speciality Guitars: Notes on Pickups ; Writer Bio. 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. Any tips would be great,thanks. Polepice spacing is vintage spec 1-15/16" (49.2 mm). Joined: Apr 21, 2014 Location: Wales uk. before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. This gold plated humbucker cover is made of nickel silver, and fits all regular 6-string … Available in other colors. http://www.rsguitarworks.net/rsstore...roducts_id=128. Humbucker covers for vintage Gibson PAF style pickups. Fender Jazz Bass Pickup Cover Set. Want to age the nickel-chrome plating on Les Paul guitar 2004. they look good. Hello. Sweat is the best aging agent there is. Liverpool pedal video demo by yours truly: Seems a bit risky, is there another method? Seen the RS ones. Solid nickel pickup covers. Whats the secret? 98. Pickup covers add a dimension of shielding that reduces interferences and hum. I haven't bought the relic covers, so I'm speaking for the white, black, mint. Take them out and just let them sit in the open air over night. Taken from a pair of OX4 pickups, very good condition. Talk with your fellow tone freaks on the web's liveliest (and friendliest!) Mar 22, 2015 #1. I had to trim the ears off the covers to make them work. sells the aged covers without buying the whole pu ? Jazz bass Cover Set. Online Catalogue ; Guitars and Basses ; Pickups ; Electric Guitar Pickups ; Pickup Covers ; Pickup Covers . Musiclily 50mm Neck and 52mm Bridge Metal Guitar Humbucker Pickup Covers Set,Chrome 4.0 out of 5 stars 136. check out the FAQ by clicking the Seymour Duncan Classic Cover Nickel Silver Humbucker Pickup Covers Pair of 2 4.7 out of 5 stars 52. -- Default Mobile Style You can then snap the lid on the main container so the fumes don't escape. Available in other colors. Bare Knuckle Pickups Forum » ... Tonally I feel that chrome is a little darker and harder-it's a very small then and quite subjective though.Nickel covers always sound clearer to me, probably because the plate is much thinner.To get a good chrome finish the plate tends to be thicker. Must fit Gibson 490 r and t spacing. Do you know if S.D. Improved design, accurate for '59 specs. Let that sit for ten minutes. I know I know aging plastics has been discussed before. i Link to post Share on other sites. $38.00. 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. Will not fit 'Floyd'-spaced, 'Bridge'-spaced, or metric (import) pickups. Be sure to check them every couple of hours as some of the parts will age more quickly. Put these relic'd covers on your pickups for that REAL VINTAGE AGED I am in UK … Still nice and white. Displaying items 1 – 25. To determine your spacing measure center to center of your 2 outside pole pieces. Pickup covers made of nickel silver are the most transparent sounding. Just put up with the "shiny" thing for awhile and use the guitar a lot, especially in the Summertime. Not all pickup covers are made of nickel-silver. (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. Tech experts from Seymour Duncan are regularly on this forum, and are clearly labeled as employees of Seymour Duncan. 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. Thanks!! vBulletin_init(); Les Paul Forum Homesite //-->. People, I am a man with a problem. At high volumes, even the highest quality humbucker is prone to making unpleasant humming sounds. The layer of metal covering shields the pickup from the strings and reduces tendency toward hum. You may have to register NOTE: The acid never touches the covers. But metallized covers can add extra shielding to your pickups, as long as you connect the covers to ground. Pickup covers made of nickel silver are the most transparent sounding. Re: How to age a new Nickel covered pu ? - Ray Charles. I would like that. Anyone have any suggestions for cleaning the tarnish off nickel pickup cover, or any other nickel plated guitar parts for that matter. Top 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. check out the. Prep buffing and plating are both done in the Kalamazoo area with the same processes that were used with Gibson Golden era covers. I'll have to get down to Radio Shack and get some of that and get busy. For the string wear pattern, wet a piece of yarn with oven cleaner. Aging Pickup Covers and Knobs Discussion in 'DIY Strat Forum' started by go49ners, Feb 6, 2015. go49ners Senior Stratmaster. Anyone have any recommendations? Bought here last week where they were advertised as 50mm, which they DEFINITELY ARE NOT!! I could be wrong, but i've never seen pickup covers at Radio Shack. No copper plating here! -- Deeper gold 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. Picture, if you will, two terrifying scenarios. Tried old fashion elbow grease. Will fit Gibson humbuckers and most vintage style humbucker pickups like Seymour Duncan, Throbak, Sheptone, Fralin, Wolfetone, Bare Knuckles, Wizz, Lollar, etc. Before you know it, you'll have "aged" covers... the natural way... it's the only way. Price is for a set of 2 covers. $ 19.00. Displaying items 1 – 25. I do not seem able to locate any service provider in my region to solve my dilemma. What now? In the … "What's it SOUND like, baby?" Where can i purchase some aged nickel humbucker pickup covers?