I soldered new pickups on my guitar. I knew it would be an improvement from the 30 years old, bad quality, rusted pickups, but I didn't know it would be THAT much better!

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know comes the more annoying but important question...what to do with the old pickups? Is there anything to help these being recycled into something useful?

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@electret i always wondered if it would be possible to create a kind of resonator/ spring reverb with a box, some strings, a pickup and a speaker.

@jameschip oh...I actually might have _all_ the part around the house already :o might try that out! (also, I have some long springs I could use them for this)

@electret I know you can somewhat make a "kick" with a bass pickup and something to stomp on, but I don't know if it'll work with guitar pickups. I don't think so...

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