Cutlass HT pickup heights

Cutlass HT pickup heights

I own a 2023 Cutlass HT in Showtime finish. I adore it. Easily the best playing guitar I’ve owned.

Mine came with the pickups set quite low and quite angled (to compensate for the bass strings.) I recently saw another Cutlass HT in my local GC with exactly the same pickup height and angle.

So I recently decide to set the pickups considerably closer: 3mm on bass side, 2.5mm on the treble side.

It sounds even better! So here’s the question – what does Music Man suggest for pickup…

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