Tech

Pickup Wire Basic info

Pickup Wire Basic info

28th Dec 2020

Wire that connects pickup and guitar plays role of delivering electrical signals. Structure of wire is typically divided into inside line and a film protecting the line, and the inside line is largel … Read More
What's the Pickup Coil?

What's the Pickup Coil?

28th Dec 2020

For pickups, coil (copper wire) is wrapped around the magnet using bobbin. More wrapping of the coil results in stronger output and higher range of middle-sound, and the less wrapping of the coil res … Read More
 How does the magnet affect the sound?

How does the magnet affect the sound?

28th Dec 2020

Magnet makes an important combination with coil, as mentioned earlier. Alnico and ceramic magnets are typically used for pickups. Alnico magnet is an alloy of aluminum, nickel and cobalt, makes a gen … Read More
Hand-wound vs Machine wound pickups

Hand-wound vs Machine wound pickups

28th Dec 2020

In order to wind a guitar pickup, a machine needs to spin the bobbin while copper wire is being wound onto it. The difference between a hand- and machine wound pickup is in the way the copper wire is … Read More