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Some time back i posted, showing pickup parts that I bought on eBay for around $12.
Well yesterday I decided to put it all together.
I found a piece of wood. cut it to length, hollowed it, drilled some holes, and gave it a coat of stain.
I then put the pickup parts into said piece of wood and clamped it to my violin
The pickup is a thin piece of plastic 'under' the bridge.
I've posted the picks and a rather bad vid. The violin that I used is one that I've not used much and the bridge is not what I'm used to. And my broken ribs didn't. help none
BTW... The shape is that of a prototype. Will do the next one to fit nicer
Seen it all. Done it all. Can't remember most of ..... What was I saying????
Nice job! Looks nicer than store-bought, and sounds pretty darn good!
"This young wine may have a lot of tannins now, but in 5 or 10 years it is going to be spectacular, despite the fact that right now it tastes like crude oil. You know this is how it is supposed to taste at this stage of development." ~ Itzhak Perlman