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Need help trying to repair a piezo under saddle pickup

Hello it's my first attempt at trying to diagnose / repair a guitar pickup. I've got an electro-acoustic Cort Jade6 I had never used it plugged since i bought it (3 years ago) but i got really ...
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Making a violin Bridge pickup — multiple Piezo

So firstly I live on an Island, I get my supplies from e-bay, and it takes a month or more to get it here. So I'm not looking for a "go buy one" answer. What I want to do is make a violin bridge ...
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Resonator guitar pickup

I bought an used resonator guitar from eBay, and I found out it has some kind of pickup. A pickup is a nice-to-have feature, no must-feature. I have not seen a pickup like this before. It has no ...
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What's the point of putting electronics inside a guitar instead of just outputting the raw pickup signal?

I'm new to electric guitars, but I understand that all the different models out there have various signal-modifying electronics shoved somewhere inside the body that modify the pickups' signal before ...
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Contact Mic alternative to Barcus Berry

So I use a barcus berry currently, mainly because a lot of my design gear and mics come from being a concert engineer. The more I use the barcus I find it to be quite a pain to apply to surfaces ...
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capturing and processing sounds in a special live-performance situation

hi, i was asked to do sound design / processing for a live performance-art act. specifically, i need to be able to pick up live sounds from several locations across the stage, mix and process them ...