Mini humbucker conversion question

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  1. irocdave12

    irocdave12 Senior Member

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    If I bought a 2017 p90 equipped tribute could I just buy mini humbuckers and just bolt them in? Or is wood work involved and if so what?
     
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    it should have the metal plate in the bottom of the pickup cavity that should allow you to install the mini hums w/o any routing
     
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    MSB Senior Member

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    should look like this
     

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    kevinpaul Premium Member

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    I just put them on my Firebird, you will need rinds for the mini humbuckers. You will need to drill four holes to mount the rings that hold the mini humbuckers on the guitar.
     

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    irocdave12 Senior Member

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    MSB you're the man thanks tells me everything I was looking for
     
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    Mounting them in a les Paul will be different than in a firebird. Far less modification required :thumb:
     
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    chasenblues Senior Member

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    Are those other style of mounting brackets commercially available?
    Other than through someone selling them on Reverb/Flebay.
     
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    Kris Ford Senior Member

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    Not sure man...might just be the parts places when they strip 'em out.
     

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