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Re: LD: Your opinions please - Terratec Axon AX 50

The Graphtech P/U are great, Andy. Very clean, I love the sound of the 
piezos compared to my magnetics. It really has changed my guitar sound, I 
hope for the better.

I'm going to go with the AX50. I'll let you know how I get on.



----- Original Message ----- 
From: "andy butler" <akbutler@tiscali.co.uk>
To: <Loopers-Delight@loopers-delight.com>
Sent: Tuesday, June 02, 2009 8:58 AM
Subject: Re: LD: Your opinions please - Terratec Axon AX 50

> phaslem@wightman.ca wrote:
>> I had a yamaha G50 and was never very happy with the tracking. I was
>> using it with a roland GK 2 pickup after several months of playing
>> around with it finally gave up and sold it off on ebay. I recently
>> picked up an axion ax50 and using it with the same guitar, though I have
>> since installed a graphtech ghost pickup, and it is worlds apart
>> different from my experience with the G50. The tracking is instant and I
>> have had very little adjustments to make in my playing style.
> I've played with the AX100, and with the G50 with the *same* guitar
> and p/u. (GK2a as it happens).
> They seemed pretty similar to me, not surprising as they are essentially
> the same axon circuitry in a different box.
> The A50 was released without claims of better tracking than the AX100.
> In fact, I have them both here so will likely try a detailed comparison.
> I'd be guessing the change of p/u caused the change in behaviour.
> Is it possible your GK wasn't installed in the optimum position?
> :-)
> so you guys got me wanting a graphtech p/u
> ( well, I really don't like the clunky GK 2a, )
> andy butler


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