How close should I adjust the pickups to the strings? How will my guitar / bass sound best? Where's the sweet spot? Why are strat pickups often tilt? Get the answers to all of that and more in this week's Guitar Tech Tips.
Interesting bits and pieces:
0:37 pickups too close to the strings
1:14 pickups too far from the strings
1:21 balance the pickups
1:48 how to measure the PU height?
2:00 adjusting single-coil pickups
2:40 low output passive humbuckers
3:12 high output passive humbuckers
3:29 adjusting active pickups
3:56 it's time for a test ride