Just for fun - has anyone ever put non Gretsch style pickups in their Gretsch?

Discussion in 'The Pickup Place' started by dlew919, Jul 23, 2021.

  1. Lacking Talent

    Lacking Talent Country Gent

    Aug 5, 2010
    Los Angeles, CA
    I've got these...

    First Act K90s top.jpg

    Goin' into this...

    G3161 stripped.jpg
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  2. Setzerhotrod

    Setzerhotrod Country Gent

    Oct 26, 2011
    Anchorage Alaska
    This one……. Had Rio Grande Texas BBQ’s for a while, then decided to jump off a cliff and rout out under the custom pick guard and install a Sustainiac. Front pickup is the driver that I disguised and matched the rear PAF with the same treatment. It’s my BiggsFix Frankenstein
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  3. Alanqa

    Alanqa Gretschie

    Aug 22, 2019
    Lancashire UK
    Does a piezo count?

    my much butchered pro Jet has 3 BT Filtertrons plus a piezo bridge with its own volume and output
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  4. pmac11

    pmac11 Country Gent

    Mar 4, 2018
    Toronto, Ontario
    Yep. Took the BroadTrons out of my G2420T, put a MojoTone Fat MojoTron in the bridge and a DiMarzio Bluesbucker in the neck. Vast improvement.
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  5. stevo

    stevo Friend of Fred

    May 1, 2012
    No, but I've had a hankering for an ES335 lately.
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  6. lbrous2

    lbrous2 Electromatic

    Nov 23, 2017
    Try a CS 336F. It's worth the extra $.
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  7. stevo

    stevo Friend of Fred

    May 1, 2012
    Nice tip - very nice looking guitar.
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  8. bigjohnbates

    bigjohnbates Gretschie

    Jun 15, 2011
    Just P90s in the neck position. Thanks EC!!!
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