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Pickup - L-Series - Four String
DescriptionG&L Magnetic Field Design humbucker for 4-string L-series basses as used on US and Tribute Series L-2000, L-1500, L-1000 and ASAT Bass models. Includes mounting hardware. Available with White or Black pickup covers.
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Discussed in G&L L-2000 (L2000) L-SERIES 4 STRING HUMBUCKER PICKUP - NOT WORKING in the TalkBass community
So I made a big mistake... I was giving my Tribute L-2000 a thorough cleaning and noticed gunk around the pole pieces. With the other L-2000 I had, the pickup covers slid off easily on their own. But when I went to clean this one, it didn't come off so easily. When I applied more force, it pulled some of coil windings with ... ... more
Discussed in Passive, hot, dual coil pickups in the TalkBass community
G&L's MFD humbuckers are available on their site, both L-series and M-series versions. The M-series are slightly underwound relative to the L-series, I believe 12% less. Based on my experience owning an M-2500 and an L-1500, and trying several other L-series basses, IMO you can't go wrong with these. The L-series basses ... ... more
Man, that should have been top of my list. I forgot they sell the MFDs separately. Interesting. ... more
Discussed in Custom Bass Build - (G)ripper Body - Thoughts on PUPs? in the TalkBass community
After hearing Jerimy's pup demo, I decided to go with a couple G&L L series MFD humbuckers w/ coil taps to make this badboy as diverse as possible. ( Pickup - L-Series - Four String ... ... more
Looks great, and I'm totally envious! I can help you with information if you need help with the wiring. I've done that project many times. ... more
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