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 Post subject: Early Webster Electric pick up and arm Help ID
PostPosted: Sun Jul 15, 2018 4:51 am 
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it appears it was mechanically assisted somehow any ideas TI.A


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 Post subject: Re: Early Webster Electric pick up and arm Help ID
PostPosted: Mon Jul 16, 2018 12:36 am 
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Pretty wacky looking. Looks like all the rod does is limit the needle drop? Maybe from an early changer.
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 Post subject: Re: Early Webster Electric pick up and arm Help ID
PostPosted: Mon Jul 16, 2018 10:43 am 
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Keep'em well oiled
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Could that rod be designed to carry some sort of counterweight which is missing?
Inigo


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 Post subject: Re: Early Webster Electric pick up and arm Help ID
PostPosted: Mon Jul 16, 2018 12:10 pm 
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well maybe ,but it does “latch” sort of on the side that makes me think it was lowered slowly by another rod or arm


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