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"Assuming you're making three or four pole pickups, as a starting point, try some .19…"

Skeesix replied Oct 1, 2014 to Magnets for pick ups

4 Oct 1, 2014
Reply by rick harris

"This is a pretty good tutorial http://behindthetone.com/johnfisher/counter/count.htm"

Skeesix replied Apr 26, 2014 to magnetic pup 101 questions

23 Apr 26, 2014
Reply by Arnold Kelly

"If you're using magnetic pickups, the magnets or polepieces need to be about 1/4" to…"

Skeesix replied Apr 1, 2013 to Hidden Electromag Pickup

2 Apr 1, 2013
Reply by Arnold Kelly

"If you keep winding long enough you'll have a fail - lol. Sometimes potting in wax c…"

Skeesix replied Jun 17, 2011 to magnetic pup 101 questions

23 Apr 26, 2014
Reply by Arnold Kelly

"From what I hear, a tone pot will have no effect on a piezo. This is due to the high…"

Skeesix replied May 23, 2011 to piezo + tone + volume?

1 May 23, 2011
Reply by Skeesix

"A record player is 78 RPM max. Yes, not much torque. The pickups I made that way wer…"

Skeesix replied Apr 24, 2011 to magnetic pup 101 questions

23 Apr 26, 2014
Reply by Arnold Kelly

"I think the laptop one is supposed to be able to keep up. I don't have a laptop, so…"

Skeesix replied Apr 24, 2011 to magnetic pup 101 questions

23 Apr 26, 2014
Reply by Arnold Kelly

"FYI, if you're winding any faster than about 200-400 rpm the calculator won't be abl…"

Skeesix replied Apr 24, 2011 to magnetic pup 101 questions

23 Apr 26, 2014
Reply by Arnold Kelly

"Thanks Ted, I was familiar with the Surplus Sales wire, but not with the eBay magnet…"

Skeesix replied Apr 23, 2011 to magnetic pup 101 questions

23 Apr 26, 2014
Reply by Arnold Kelly

"Ted, fire away on your magnet and wire deals....thanks for sharing."

Skeesix replied Apr 22, 2011 to magnetic pup 101 questions

23 Apr 26, 2014
Reply by Arnold Kelly

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