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    Default EVH frankenstein pickup video...

    check it out...




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    Quote Originally Posted by bmf5150 View Post
    check it out...



    NICE! I want those pick ups!

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    Those pups are actually very nice and a real piece in getting that EVH tone.
    Even EVH removed from the equation they are nice pickups..nice for soft cleans with or without crunch and really shine through a tube distorted amp. Like everything else music equipment and their value in performance can be subjective but these pups imo aren't a sloppy cash in or anything. They sound nice.

    Cool videos and tone. Pretty authentic. Would like a pm with your plexi setup/ info. lol
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    I don't play guitar but man what a nice "crunch" sound it got.
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    sounds really cool, thanks for sharing.
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    Great sound!!!!!!

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    very cool!!
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    nice but he says straight into the amp in the first clip. you can clearly hear effects on it especially when he stops playing. i also would like to try it out but a pickup isnt gonna get you that magic tone. it takes all the ingredients mixed in. look at how many times ed has used different guitars in the studios yet it still sounded like ed. jmo.

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    my amp is a wet dry wet setup.the center cab which is driven by the main amp is dry with no effects.my effects are coming from the wet cabinet on the side of the 4-12.the guitar was plugged straight in.

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    no i know what a w/d/w setup is. i should or i am in big trouble lol. i was just saying some kids will look at this and think oh if i get the pickup thats what i will sound like and that never is the case. it takes all the ingredients to make a cake. not just one. great videos and i love the sound. i think the 5150 actually sounded better.

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    That pick up sounds great going through both of your amps.

    Any chance of hearing a different guitar with different pups going through the same amps with the same settings so we have something to compare the EVH pup too?

    Cool vids, though. Thanks for sharing
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    yeah,i have a paf pickup that i will make some clips of..

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    here i recorded a quick test clip with a mic of the EVH frankenstien pickup and the EVH 5153 amp.the videos where recorded with the mic of the video camera thats built in,this where recorded with an sm 57 mic on the cab.
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    here is a video of EVH playing(much much better than my playing)but same gear.listen at the end of the video at 930 minutes..


    the only part i dont have is his EVH cabinet,im using real 1972 rola greenbacks./.

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    I just installed the Frankenstien pickup in my EVH Charvel. The pickup is the shit! Great big meaty tone! Sounds miles above the stock pickup the EVH Carvel came with standard (which is a SD Custom Custom I believe).

    I may even install one in another guitar.
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