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Fat Stack 5
DescriptionThese are a proprietary Nordstrand design, born from the angled pole prospects of the bossman himself. The traditional bi-pole magnet layout was rotated 45 degrees, increasing the size of the traditional J style coil by 50%, making the coil wider and instigating the growth of a larger magnetic aperture, facilitating the capture of each string’s unique harmonic characteristics. This results in a fatter tone that is somewhat reminiscent of a J style single coil. However, with the FS’s stacked coil
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Nordstrand Fat Stack 5 pickup set • P2 soapbar size (4.27″ x 1.27″) • Alnico V magnets, angled poles • 19mm ctc pole spacing at the bridge • Specs here Fat Stack 5• These pickups were included in my purchase of a Sadowsky Modern 5. I sold that bass with the original pickups, leaving these for you • Save some money & some ... ... more
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